This is a grant funded position, funded through the American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) expected to last through December 31, 2026 or when funds are depleted. The position may be extended based on operational need if alternative funding is identified.
The mission of the Mayor's Office of Housing (MOH) is to make Boston a more equitable and inclusive city where all residents can thrive. MOH oversees programs that create and preserve affordable housing, support homeowners and renters, provide housing and services to homeless individuals and families, and develop city-owned property. The Mayor's Office of Housing seeks to carry out its mission through a lens of promoting diversity, equity and inclusion and addressing the effects of systemic racism in our city.
Brief Job Description:
Under the direction of the Director of Operations or designee, the Assistant Director for ARPA Implementation & Strategic Initiatives is responsible for managing the spending and implementation of the $206 Million in City of Boston American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) funds that have been allocated to housing initiatives. This position will oversee the ARPA related work streams, including homeownership development and home buying support, green energy retrofits, permanent supportive housing, acquisitions, and development of housing on city-owned land. This position will also work on other strategic initiatives as needed.
Boston Residency Required.
Union/Salary Plan/Grade: Non-Union/NU-26
Hours Per Week: 35
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