The Hanson Housing Authority is seeking a skilled and innovative leader to provide professional leadership for the agency. The Executive Director will oversee the administration of all Authority programs in accordance with operating procedures and HUD rules and regulations and State-Aided Program rules and regulations and supervise a staff of two. The Hanson Housing Authority operates 68 units of state-aided elderly/handicapped units, six family federal public housing units, a single room occupancy property with DMH and 25 housing choice vouchers. A PHM is required or must be obtained within six months of being hired.

Minimum Qualifications:

Two years’ experience in a housing, community development, or public administration field is required. Graduation from an accredited four-year college or university or equal experience in public or business administration, management, or closely related field maybe substituted for one-year experience. Knowledge of principle and practices of housing management in public or private housing. Written and verbal communications skills required. Must be bondable. Ability to work with people of various social-economic backgrounds. Experience with HUD assisted housing programs or experience in a related field is a plus.

The Hanson Housing Authority will also review proposals from qualified local housing authorities interested in entering a management agreement for the day to day operations of the agency.

Salary: The salary range for this position will be $45,000 to $55,000 depending upon qualifications and experience. A benefit package includes retirement fund, health insurance, vacation and sick time.