Rental Assistance Specialist I
Burlington Housing Authority (BHA) in Burlington, Vt is seeking a Rental Assistance Specialist to assist in the operation of all rental programs, including tenant and project-based voucher and grant funded rental assistance programs. This position works with applicants, participants, and landlords to ensure that the required paperwork and annual certifications are processed timely.
Candidates must have a high school diploma or equivalent. The candidate must have excellent communication and organizational skills, attention to detail, and the ability to multitask effectively and process large volumes of paperwork. Prior experience in Public Administration and Federal Housing programs is desired.
BHA serves a diverse population of tenants and partners with a variety of community agencies. To most effectively carry out our vision of delivering safe and affordable housing to all, we are committed to cultivating a staff that reflects varied lived experiences, viewpoints, and educational histories. Therefore, we strongly encourage candidates from diverse racial, ethnic, and cultural backgrounds, persons with disabilities, LGBTQ+ individuals, and women to apply. Multilingualism is a plus!
BHA offers a competitive salary, commensurate with qualifications and experience. Our robust benefit package includes premium medical insurance with a health reimbursement account, dental, vision, short and long term disability, 10% employer funded retirement plan, 457 retirement plan, accident insurance, life insurance, cancer and critical illness insurance.
We provide a generous time off policy including 12 days of paid time off and 12 days of sick time in the first year. In addition to the paid time off, BHA recognizes 13 (paid) holidays and offers 2 additional paid floating holidays.
If you are interested in this career opportunity, please submit a resume and cover letter to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Burlington Housing Authority
65 Main St, Suite 101
Burlington, VT 05401
Burlington Housing Authority is an Equal Opportunity Employer