Brief job description (essential functions of the job):
The mission of the Department of Neighborhood Development (DND) is to make Boston the most livable city in the nation by working with communities to build strong neighborhoods through the strategic investment of public resources. DND oversees programs that create and preserve affordable housing, support homeowners, provide housing and support services to homeless individuals and families and dispose of city-owned property.
The Boston Home Center (BHC) helps Boston residents purchase, improve, and keep their homes. The BHC offers training, financial help and counseling to first-time homebuyers, guidance and funding for homeowners for home improvements, and counseling to help families avoid foreclosure. The BHC also markets homes developed for income-eligible, first-time homebuyers.
Under the direction of the Deputy Director for the Boston Home Center Division, the incumbent is responsible for overseeing homebuyer education, counseling, financial assistance, and outreach programs. The Assistant Director will help implement the City’s homeownership goals and lead the unit that assists homebuyers in purchasing homes in Boston.
Boston Residency Required.
Union/Salary Plan/Grade: Non-Union/NU-26
Hours Per Week: 35