Compliance Specialist

Location
Kensington, Maryland
Posted
Aug 05, 2019
Closes
Sep 27, 2019
Ref
PD19-53
Function
Administrative
Hours
Full Time
The incumbent will serve as an inter-agency consultant on compliance-related matters. This person will review to ensure compliance of Davis Bacon certified payrolls, review and render decisions for customer Reasonable Accommodation requests. Oversee a property portfolio of at least 800 units. Will manage and monitor compliance reporting, investigate, follow-up and follow through on matters that may arise within the assigned portfolio. Perform site visits and participate in external agency audits to ensure program property compliance. Will review customer data to ensure Federal, State and Local program compliance for the Housing Resources, Resident Services and Property Management divisions. Will compile data/statistics, prepare reports, documents, and written correspondences. Provide recommendations for corrective action for Federal, State and Local housing programs. Provide recommendations for the development of new procedures. Provide quarterly trainings. Will perform other related duties as required.

Preferred Skills:
  • Requires Bachelor's degree in Business Administration or related field, and
  • Three years' experience in federally subsidized affordable housing programs such as Housing Choice Voucher, Tax Credit or other subsidized housing program, Program Certification preferred; or
  • Three years' experience in a compliance function with exposure to internal audit processes or continuous risk assessment procedures to include planning, scheduling, reporting and continuous review.
  • LIHTC and HCV certifications must be obtained within six months from date of hire
  • Must have knowledge of federal, state and local laws and regulations pertaining to subsidized housing;
  • Must possess excellent oral and written communication skills;
  • Ability to work independently and exercise good judgment;
  • Must be accurate, detail oriented and have the ability to meet deadlines; and
  • Good interpersonal skills and the ability to interact with people of varied backgrounds.

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