Affordable housing laid the foundation of Related Companies and Related continues to place a high priority on developing, acquiring and preserving housing for this sector. In fact, over 60% of Related’s 50,000+ residential apartment homes under their management are part of one or more affordable housing programs, and an additional 20% of these homes provide workforce housing. Related is one of the nation’s largest developers of 80/20 rental housing in New York City, and also boasts award-winning developments in California and Chicago ranging from family, senior, urban, suburban, HOPE VI, SRO and intergenerational. Their in-house expertise in all disciplines ensures Related’s developments consistently set new standards for creative design and financing and add value to the neighborhoods where they are located.
High Paced 444 unit Affordable housing apartment complex in Astoria, Queens is seeking a Recertification Specialist/Assistant Community Manager to join their team.
Responsibilities will include processing initial, annual and interim recertification’s, in addition to retroactive rent-calculations while conforming to HUD regulations and HPD guidelines. Handling calculations for tenants with complex businesses and providing management with tenant relations. Additional task include; calculating rents for annual and interim recertification, identifying households with income reporting discrepancies and making rent-adjustments, reviewing applicant files and determining Section 8 eligibility.
Key skills for this role include major organization skills, Knowledge of Section 8 and Tax Credits,attention to detail and logic, above average customer service, problem identification and solving ability. Must be capable of overseeing multiple functions simultaneously, with a keen sense of prioritizing.
*High volume of recertification experience is a must
*Compliance Specialist Certificate is a plus
**Spanish speaking or Greek is a plus
Pay: $50-60k/yr DOE
Monday- Friday- 9am- 5pm