Now Hiring: Housing Operations Manager

Common Wealth Development is seeking someone who cares about making a difference for the many people experiencing Madison’s affordable housing crisis, and who wants to work at the challenging intersection of apartment management and comprehensive care management as a Housing Operations Manager. The Housing Operations Manager will lead our team in the management of 146 affordable housing units on Madison’s east and west side. The successful candidate will lead management, compliance and reporting, rent collection and financial management, supervision, program planning, and budgeting. Must have working knowledge of landlord/tenant law; ability to supervise multiple staff; maintain lease, tenant and financial records; work with our talented housing staff team, as well as our dynamic and diverse network of residents and partners. Working with Common Wealth Development means working to protect healthy places we live, love, work, and play in an upstream approach to health equity and violence prevention, and being connected to an inspiring network of community-based-organizations, regulatory agencies, and resident leaders.

Desired training and experience include: Fair Housing Training, Training in WHEDA Tax Credit Compliance and HOME Program Regulations, Property Tax Exemption Compliance, 3+ experience in property management, 3+ years of supervisory experience. 3+ years of experience working with people from low-income homes and racially diverse backgrounds. Creativity and innovation in housing solutions, visioning, and planning.

This is a full-time position at 40 hours/week. Pay is $45,000-$55,000, depending on experience, with full benefits.

Common Wealth values partnership & collaboration | transformation | dignity & respect |

Common Wealth values diverse life experience in its hiring process and is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Bilingual, bicultural, and people of color are strongly encouraged to apply. Common Wealth values the work of our local schools and educators, and graduates of Madison area high schools are strongly encouraged to apply. Our team is diverse in every sense of the word, but united in our linked fate, shared prosperity and our desire to make sure that everyone has a healthy and affordable place to call home.

To apply, submit a complete application packet to: Common Wealth Development, 1501 Williamson Street, Madison, Wisconsin 53703 or email to: hiring@cwd.org. Application packets must contain each of the following: 1) an employment application; 2) a resume; and 3) a cover letter describing your experience. Applications are considered complete only when all three items are received. Applications are available here and at our office at 1501 Williamson Street, Madison.

Position is open until filled. Priority given to applications received NLT 11:59, December 31st 2017.

No faxes. No calls please, except to confirm receipt of application materials.