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July 31, 2023
Are you looking to use your real estate development skills to support the production of affordable housing across Massachusetts? If you are looking for a role that will allow you to support local efforts to promote affordable multi-family housing, MHP is for you!
If you are interested in joining our team, please complete a brief online application here. MHP is excited to fill this role and will be prioritizing applications received by September 1, 2023.
The Massachusetts Housing Partnership (MHP), a non-profit public agency, works with communities to create innovative policy and financing solutions that provide affordable homes and better lives for the people of Massachusetts. Our mission is to pioneer new development and financing models that make more effective use of public resources, be responsive to local needs, promote racial equity, and achieve greater impact than conventional approaches to affordable housing. MHP focuses on the following areas: Community Assistance, Rental Development and Portfolio Management, Homeownership and Data & Policy.
MHP is committed to diversity and an inclusive environment where everyone feels valued, welcomed, and respected.
MHP’s Community Assistance team provides technical assistance, education and support to communities, local housing authorities, and nonprofits to produce equitable, affordable housing across the state. We are searching for a seasoned professional who will be a leader within the team and a promoter of equity and inclusion in affordable housing. This position will principally be providing direct pre-development technical assistance and project management of third-party consultants to facilitate the disposition of surplus public real estate for the development of affordable housing. In addition, the Senior Real Estate Development Officer will assist with trainings, workshops, publications, and other direct and third-party technical assistance. Establishing relationships, gaining trust, and effectively communicating complex information to non-technical audiences are integral for success in the role.
Day-to-day responsibilities in this role will vary. This position offers the opportunity to do something different each day while making an impact on affordable housing options for residents of Massachusetts. Below are some of the key functions and responsibilities of this role.
The projected compensation for this role is $120,000 to $140,000. Any final offer will be based on various factors including job-related knowledge, skills, competencies, experience and needs for the role. The listed range is just one component of MHP's total compensation package for employees.
Benefits our employees value:
Hybrid Schedule Policy:
The Senior Real Estate Development Officer role is designated as Hybrid which includes both in-office and remote workdays. Positions designated as Hybrid work out of the Boston office two days per week during at first and may have the opportunity to work 1-2 days thereafter. At least one office day must be on Tuesday, the designated team day. MHP’s office is conveniently located minutes from South Station.
Knowledge, Experience and Skills:
A current driver’s license and/or access to reliable transportation is required in order to attend community meetings as well as local and MHP events throughout the state.
MHP is committed to creating a diverse and inclusive workplace and is proud to be an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer. All decisions are based on business needs, job requirements and individual qualifications without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age, past or present military service, status as an individual with a disability, or any other legally protected characteristics. MHP is committed to compliance with all fair employment practices regarding citizenship and immigration status. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform essential job functions.
If you are interested in joining our team, please complete a brief online application here.