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Deputy Executive Director - Administrative Services
Housing Authority of the City of Alameda, CA

The Housing Authority of the City of Alameda is seeking an experienced administrator to aid the Executive Director in leading the Housing Authority.  An exceptional public sector agency-level administrator with procurement, human resources, information technology, and risk management experience is ideal for this role. Desirable candidates will possess a number of traits and experience that will translate to greater success:

» The size and culture of the AHA allows for an agency that is more agile than most, requiring the executive team to move quickly – yet deliberately.

» The Deputy Executive Director – Administrative Services will be a hands-on, working position. The selected candidate will find an abundance of areas to make rewarding contributions as the Housing Authority moves to refine and optimize its operations.

» As the AHA continues to be innovative and adopt best practices, staff are faced with a tremendous amount of change. The Deputy Executive Director – Administrative Services will need effective change management skills and will need to work closely with HR on staff and supervisor development.

» The executive team at AHA is strong and skilled, requiring this position to be someone that is quick on his/her feet and decisive, yet with a good sense of humor and a collaborative approach.

» Experience with budgeting and employee relations in a government entity is key, as is a customer service orientation. Strong supervisory skills, with the ability to effectively manage individual contributors, are essential.

» Strong writing and presentation skills are crucial to ensure highly responsive and effective communications.


Location: Alameda, California
Salary: $193,644 - $235,380
Final filing date: May 17, 2021


Please make sure to have your Resume, Cover Letter, and List of References ready for upload before you start the application process. One combined document that includes all three items is preferred.