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Program officer

MARYLAND DEPARTMENT OF HOUSING
Lanham, MD Full-time
Posted on May 14, 2019

This administrative position performs advanced level tasks such as evaluating the efficiency of operations, developing program policies and procedures, and managing statewide grant programs with a primary focus on the mitigation of the causes and effects poverty, and assisting low income populations to achieve self -sufficiency. Additionally, this position interfaces with Federal, State and Local government entities and reviews compliance and performance data related to grants to eligible for-profit and nonprofit service providers, developing written materials and reports analyzing trends and providing policy recommendations. Specifically, responsible for duties pertaining to programs such as the Homelessness Solutions Program and other State and Federal programs that address homelessness. Candidates must have a bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university and five years of administrative or professional experience to include two years of financing experience or providing technical assistance for development or rehabilitation of multifamily or single family housing; neighborhood revitalization and business development; community infrastructure development; or historic preservation programs. Must provide college transcripts.