Leased Housing Specialist

Leominster Housing Authority   Leominster, MA   Full-time     Administration / Clerical
Posted on June 25, 2024

Leominster Housing Authority

Leased Housing Specialist

The Leominster Housing Authority seeks a dedicated and energetic candidate for Leased Housing Specialist The Leased Housing Specialist reports to the Director of Leased Housing and will become certified in Section 8 program regulations including, but not limited to, participant selection, voucher issuance, inspection, landlord documentation requirements, rent reasonableness for initial, interim and annual recertification of voucher holder eligibility, income inclusions/exclusions and rent shares. The Leased Housing Specialist will develop an expertise in specifically assigned program areas, such as HQS inspections, compliance/documentation, rent reasonableness certification, landlord rent negotiations, and monthly landlord rent payments. Considerable latitude is provided for independent judgment in coordinating program requirements with voucher holders/landlords, complying with monthly deadlines, and organizing caseload and projects. This position is commensurate with experience. 

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