The City of Richmond, CA is seeking a Housing Manager. Under administrative direction, the Housing Manager serves as the director of the Housing Division with responsibility for the planning, organization, financial management, and effective and successful operation of the division and its programs and services which include regulatory agreement monitoring; housing services and programs; homelessness services and program planning, home improvement rehabilitation, and repair program; and performs related work, as required.
This is a division manager position with responsibility for the overall planning, administration, and operation of the Housing Division under the supervision of the Director of Community Development. Division planning and operations are coordinated with activities of other City departments/divisions including Planning, Building, Code Enforcement, and Rent Program, and are developed within the framework of City policies. The Housing Manager has primary responsibility for housing development and rehabilitation programs and assumes direct responsibility for dealing with difficult matters involving departmental programs, including interpretation of related codes, ordinances, and regulations, and for ensuring compliance with local, state, and federal laws.
The Housing Manager receives direction from the Director of Community Development. This position requires considerable public contact with citizen groups, boards, and commissions, as well as other municipalities, County, State, Federal, and City departments and officials.