Job Opportunities

Executive Director
California Community Economic Development Association | Los Angeles, CA
CCEDA seeks a visionary, dynamic and strategic executive director with a dedication to the field of community-based economic development and a commitment to advance the work of CCEDA’s members and the wider community economic development sector across California.

Legislative Advocate for Land Use and Finance
Housing California | Sacramento, CA
The Legislative Advocate for Land Use and Finance works in close coordination with Housing California’s leadership and program and policy team to support the advancement of Housing California’s vision by leading our overall affordable housing land use and finance policy portfolio. The position provides leadership among Housing California’s staff and external allies to develop advocacy strategies, mobilize partners and allies to support affordable housing legislation, and develop relationships with key legislators and coalitions. Application due by Thursday, July 25, 2019.

Administrative Assistant
Housing California | Sacramento, CA
Housing California seeks a reliable, organized, and detail oriented Administrative Assistant to perform a variety of clerical and administrative duties, including but not limited to ensuring the efficient and smooth day-to-day operations of the organization and supporting the annual conference. The ideal candidate can operate effectively with minimal supervision, has excellent time management skills, and the ability to multitask, prioritize work, and complete projects in a timely manner. Application due by Thursday, July 25, 2019.

Commonwealth Land Trust Inc. | Roxbury, Dorchester Center, Boston, MA
Commonwealth Land Trust Inc. (CLT), an outstanding nonprofit community organization basedin the Roxbury neighborhood of Boston, is seeking a dynamic new President/CEO.  Dedicated to preserving neighborhoods and preventing homelessness, CLT owns 425 units of affordable housing and provides housing and case management services to over 325 of those units.  Combined, CLT houses nearly 1,000 people in Boston and other Massachusetts communities.  Linking housing and care, CLT works to rebuild lives and communities. 

Housing Specialist
Housing Alliance of Pennsylvania| Harrisburg, PA
The Housing Alliance of Pennsylvania, under contract with the Pennsylvania Department of Human Services (DHS), seeks to fill the new position of Housing Specialist who will provide support to DHS on implementation of the housing strategy.  The Housing Specialist will focus on the aspects of the housing strategy that deal with consumer-transition from long-term care facilities or other types of institutional settings into home or community-based settings as well as consumer-diversion from long-term care facilities or other types of institutional settings in support of remaining in home or community-based settings. 

Director, Office of Housing
City of Seattle | Seattle, WA
The City of Seattle is recruiting for a collaborative, innovative leader with a passion for creating affordable and inclusive communities to lead the Office of Housing. The Director will lead the City's efforts to increase opportunities for people of all incomes to live in our city. The Director must be a strong steward of City resources to increase permanently affordable housing for low-income individuals and families, must lead innovative strategies to build affordable housing throughout Seattle for all residents, and must help center strategies to combat and mitigate displacement. A successful candidate must show demonstrated leadership and a commitment to equity.

Training Specialist 
Grounded Solutions Network | Location flexible

Grounded Solutions is an innovative membership-based nonprofit working to support affordable housing programs with lasting affordability nationwide. The Training Specialist will help coordinate the annual national conference, Intersections, and grow the training program’s scale and impact by developing new curriculum that advances racial equity and meets the needs of new audiences. 

Affordable Housing Senior Specialist
Grounded Solutions Network | Washington, DC preferred
The Affordable Housing Senior Specialist will provide technical assistance, training and field tools to diverse community development stakeholders including local/state/federal government staff, community residents, nonprofit organizations, financial industry leaders, and regional coalitions. Technical assistance, training and tools are all designed to advance racial equity and cultivate strong housing programs that ensure lasting affordability of homeownership and rental units.

Housing Administrator
City of Lawrence | Lawrence, KS
This position will be a leader for the community in conducting a variety of analytical, technical and administrative tasks related to the city’s affordable housing efforts – staff the Affordable Housing Advisory Board, manage and monitor the Housing Trust Fund and other affordable housing programs; work with the Affordable Housing Advisory Board and members of the public to develop and present policies and programs related to housing and to benchmark performance measures; negotiate and monitor agreements with Housing Trust Fund recipients; perform research and write grants and programs related to housing; and to provide responsible technical assistance to the management staff of the Community Development Division.