Administrative Officer III

Maryland Department of Housing and Community Development (DHCD)   Lanham, MD   Full-time     Other
Posted on June 3, 2022
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Administrative Officer III (C21016 and C20024)
Contract Management Officer
Recruitment #22-002247-0142
Filing Deadline 6/15/2022
Salary $21.79 - $28.15/hour

Work that matters.  The Maryland Department of Housing and Community Development (DHCD) is a national leader in the financing and development of affordable housing and community development lending.  As such, the primary function of the Community Development Administration is to encourage and support homeownership in Maryland. We are good but strive to be great.  To make this happen, our team needs members that will challenge the status quo, effectively communicate ideas and issues, independently bring forth practical and efficient solutions, believe change is good and want to come to work knowing that what they do makes a difference in their neighborhood.

This position is with Community Development Administration’s (CDA) Contract Administration (CA) unit; the primary purpose of the job is to ensure compliance with HUD’s project-based section 8 program. Responsibilities include providing exemplary customer service to internal and external stakeholders, ensuring requirements of all affordable housing programs and related compliance are met and maintained completely and accurately. As an Asset Manager/Performance-Based Task Officer, this position is responsible for reconciling payments, processing contract renewals, rent increases and maintain up-to-date knowledge on federal regulations governing the program as outlined in HUD handbook 4350.3.  Enforce compliance requirements by conducting on-site and desk audits and assist in other duties as assigned.

DHCD offers a flexible work schedule, telework, and job-sharing options; training, advancement and career path opportunities; casual business dress on Fridays and a competitive salary.  Applicants must have seven years of professional experience (or a bachelor’s and three years). For more information and to apply online, please visit: