Housing Specialist

5 days left

Gaithersburg, Maryland
$18.00 - $21.00 per hour
Aug 21, 2018
Sep 25, 2018

Job Summary/Company:

Are you looking for a rewarding career helping individuals find their permanent home?  Do you have excellent communication skills and and enjoy customer interaction?  Sparks Group has partnered with an organization in Montgomery County that helps individuals find permanent homes!  The purpose of this position includes determining eligibility and continued participation for their voucher and public housing programs for  applicants and families. If this position is something you're interested in, please call 301-926-7800 today! 


  • Interviewing clients, certifying, re certifying annuals and interim's.
  • Processing rent increases requests and negotiating rent amounts with landlords.
  • Completing data entry, advising participants and landlords of program rules and regulations
  • Provide customer service to internal and external customers
  • Market the Housing Choice Voucher Program
  • Monitor clients for program compliance.

Qualifications/Background Profile:

  • Requires a Bachelor’s degree in Social Work, Business Administration or Related Field
  • Strong communication skills and good customer service are required
  • Knowledge of, or the ability to acquire knowledge of, subsidized housing program guidelines and federal, state and local landlord-tenant laws is necessary
  • Experience in the Housing Choice Voucher, Tax Credit or other subsidized program is a plus
  • Must have great verbal and written communication skills
  • Must be proficient with Microsoft Office
  • Position requires candidates have their own transportation and a valid driver's license

Qualified candidates should send their resume OR call Sparks Group for additional details. Please note resume must include a valid email address in order to be considered. 

We look forward to discussing your background, your current job search, and your potential career path with Sparks Group!

Similar jobs

Apply for Housing Specialist

Already uploaded your resume? Sign in to apply instantly


Upload from your computer

Or import from cloud storage

Your Resume must be a .doc, .pdf, .docx, .rtf, and no bigger than 1Mb

4000 characters left

Marketing Communication

We'd love to send you information about Jobs and Services from Washington Post Jobs by email.

All emails will contain a link in the footer to enable you to unsubscribe at any time.

When you apply for a job we will send your application to the named recruiter, who may contact you. By applying for a job listed on Washington Post Jobs you agree to our terms and conditions and privacy policy. You should never be required to provide bank account details. If you are, please email us.