Administrative Assistant

Lanham, Maryland
$19.69-$23.55/hour, limited State of MD benefits (health, dental, vision, PTO, 401k)
Feb 03, 2023
Mar 10, 2023
Full Time

Administrative Aide (C23001/447305)
Administrative Assistant
Recruitment #23-005591-0002
Filing Deadline    2/15/2023 
Salary    $19.69 - $23.55/hour

The Maryland Department of Housing and Community Development (DHCD) is a national leader in the financing of affordable housing and revitalizing communities.  This is an opportunity to join this nationally-recognized, award-winning organization and apply your skills to this high public purpose and challenging area.  Annually, DHCD finances approximately 2,700 units of multifamily rental housing in 40 properties, amounting to $350 million in construction and permanent financing. Funding comes from a variety of sources, including state-appropriated funds, taxable and tax-exempt revenue bonds, federal low income housing tax credits, federal HOME funds and other federal funds.  Additionally, DHCD administers rental assistance programs and innovative initiatives designed to expand affordable housing opportunities for persons with disabilities, increase the energy efficiency and sustainability of affordable multifamily developments, and preserve rental housing.

The main purpose of this position is to assist in managing the day-to-day operations of the Division of Community Development Administration (CDA). This position provides diverse administrative and program support to the CDA teams. This position reports to the HR Liaison Operations Supervisor and work closely to ensure that operational needs are met efficiently and timely. Primary duties entail managing and control large volume of incoming calls, schedule meeting and interviews. Provides document management support in areas of correspondence, mail distribution, merged mailings, and special projects. 

DHCD offers a flexible work schedule, telework and job-sharing options, training, advancement and career path opportunities, casual business dress on Fridays, and a competitive salary. There is ample parking, and our offices are located in walking distance to the New Carrollton MARC Train Station. Candidates must have a high school diploma or GED and four years of clerical experience. For more information and to apply online, please visit:

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