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.
Brief Job Description:
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.
The City of Boston’s Building Homes, Building Wealth initiative is a strategy to rapidly build affordable homeownership units on the one hundred and fifty small city-owned parcels scattered throughout Boston’s neighborhoods.
MOH is seeking a senior housing development officer to manage the Building Homes, Building Wealth initiative. Under the direction of the Deputy Director for Neighborhood Housing Development Division or designee, the senior housing development officer will be tasked with moving forward a multifaceted strategy to simultaneously develop homeownership units on the City’s portfolio of small scattered site parcels.
BOSTON RESIDENCY REQUIRED
Terms: Union/Salary Plan/Grade: SEIU888/N-24
Hours Per Week: 35
Please refer to the Salary Information section on the Boston Career Center site for more information on compensation. For each Salary Plan, salaries are listed by Grade and Step.