This position has direct responsibility for the development, management and administration of VHCDC’s Housing Counseling and Education (HCE) services, including the Virginia Individual Development Account (VIDA) program and Home Ownership Assistance Program (HOAP). The Housing Services Office (HSO) Manager is responsible to deliver comprehensive one-on-one counseling services for pre & post purchase homebuyers, group education, and financial literacy education that is consistent with the organization’s vision, policies and procedures, and complies with regulatory and funding requirements.
Primary Duties & Responsibilities:
Effectively research, develop and implement an enhanced Housing Counseling, Education and Financial Literacy program that incorporates nationally adopted operating and performance guidelines and federal requirements set by the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD).
Coordinate and facilitate all home buyer education classes and workshops
Actively manage a caseload of clients interested in becoming home owners; including but not limited to client intake, scheduling and follow up.
Ensure that Fannie Mae’s Home Counselor Online (HCO) or comparable client management system is utilized effectively to track, maintain and report program/client data in compliance with HUD and other funder’s contracts.
Prepare reports as requested to facilitate grant applications and to address inquiries from internal and external sources.
Implement and execute an outreach strategy to create program awareness and establish VHCDC as the resource for all families who wish to become homeowners.
Represent VHCDC at community housing conferences and meetings, enhance VHCDC’s presence, and maintain existing community and business relationships.
Ensure that VHCDC meets the highest standards for delivering comprehensive Homebuyer Education and Individual Counseling.
Keep current on all federal, state and local laws, regulations and guidelines regarding the operations of counseling programs and maintain appropriate certifications.
Education & Experience:
B.S. or B.A. in appropriate related discipline preferred (Social Science, Business, Education)
Mortgage Lending, Banking, or related background with a minimum of 2 years administration and supervision experience
About Virginia Housing and Community Development Corporation
445 N. Main Street, #1574, Suffolk, VA 23439, US
The community development mission of Virginia Housing and Community Development Corporation (VHCDC) is to educate and empower individuals, families and minority business owners to build wealth, access capital and credit, and achieve home ownership. VHCDC achieves this mission through a steady stream of wealth building initiatives, home ownership education and assistance, small business financing, and acquiring and rehabilitating distressed housing in targeted communities.
VHCDC is a 501(c)3 tax-exempt Community Development Corporation (CDC), a U.S. Treasury Certified Community Development Entity (CDE) and recognized Non-Profit Community Developer (NCD).
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719 High StreetSuite 101Portsmouth, VA23704
January 13, 2021
Real Estate & Leasing
Financial Service Assistance
Driver's License Needed
Must be at least 18
Orientation or Training
30 to 36 hours per week, with some weekends (minor)