Development Officer II Community Assistance

Lanham, Maryland
Salary Range/Hourly Rate: ($19.83-25.62)
Nov 07, 2018
Nov 19, 2018
Finance, Management
Full Time

Maryland Department of Housing and Community Development

Division of Development Finance/Community Development Administration

                                                                Business Development Specialist

(Development Officer II Community Assistance)


Salary Range/Hourly Rate: ($19.83-25.62)


Deadline: November 19, 2018


This is a contractual position with limited benefits.


Work that matters.  The Maryland Department of Housing & Community Development (DHCD) is a national leader in financing affordable housing and community development lending.  We are good but strive to be great. To make this happen our team needs members that will challenge the status quo, effectively communicate ideas and issues, independently bring forth practical and efficient solutions, believe change is good and want to come to work knowing that what they do makes a difference

DHCD is looking for a Business Development Specialist to coordinate the partnership documentation compliance and growth opportunities.  A successful candidate will have strong computer skills, a customer service attitude, and be detail-oriented.

DHCD offers a flexible work schedule, training, advancement and career path opportunities, casual business dress on Fridays, and a competitive salary.  There is ample free parking, plus DHCD is located just off the beltway near the New Carrollton transit stop location in Prince George’s County.

Minimum Qualifications:

Education: A Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university in urban planning, financial management, business or public administration, political science, economic, marketing, management science or a related field.

Experience: Three years of experience in residential or commercial real estate development, governmental housing, community development or infrastructure development programs, including market research, planning, financial management, loan or grant program administration, capital projects or project development.


1. Additional experience as specified above may be substituted on a year-for-year basis for the required education.

2. Graduate credit hours in urban planning, financial management, business or public administration, political science, economics, marketing, management science or a closely related field may be substituted on a year-for-year basis for up to two years of the required experience.

3. Candidates may substitute U.S. Armed Forces military service experience as a commissioned officer in the Business and Industry job family or Business and Industry job codes on a year-for-year basis for the required education and experience.

4.  Applicants must have a Maryland driver’s license in good standing.

Preferred Qualifications:

1 year experience with federal, state and local housing or community development programs.

To apply, please visit: and submit application by NOVEMBER 19, 2018.


All applicants must be eligible to work in the United States.  Educational credentials from foreign countries must be evaluated by an approved education review service. This evaluation must be submitted with your application. For further information, you may call International Consultants of Delaware, Inc. (302) 737-8715 or World Education Services Inc. 1-800-932-3897 or (202) 331-2925.


DHCD is an Equal Opportunity Employer


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