CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER

The Delray Beach HousingAuthority (DBHA)Board of Commissioners is seeking an experienced, dynamic, and highly-qualified individual to serve as their next Chief Executive Officer. The Board seeks a leader and professional manager with a public sector background  and experience with social service agencies. The ideal candidate should be a passionate advocate for affordable housing and a flexible problem solver. The Delray Beach Housing Authority is located in Delray Beach, Florida by the sea and boasts miles of beautiful beaches and scenery that attracts both year-round residents and tourists who visit year-round. The DBHA values its dedicated staff and over 40 years of service to the citizens of Delray Beach and Palm Beach County.

DBHA, through its nonprofit The Delray Housing Group (DHG), owns and/or manages 632 Low Income Housing Tax Credit units; 1,100 Housing Choice Vouchers; 13 Public Housing units and 49 affordable non-subsidized units.  The DBHA CEO also serves as President of the DHG Board of Directors.

The Chief Executive Officer position is a critical, visible position requiring strong management experience, exceptional leadership ability and a successful track record of working with federal, state and/or local government organizations in affordable housing. The CEO will join the DBHA during a period of financial and organizational stability and, lead a full-time staff of 25 employees.  A key priority is to maintain the organization’s entrepreneurial nature to strengthen financial stability during this time of federal regulatory uncertainty. In addition, the individual will be expected to be a strong, collaborative leader capable of maintaining organizational harmony as well as being an open and collaborative working partner with the Board of Commissioners, the City of Delray Beach, the Delray Beach Community Redevelopment Agency and the community.

Qualified candidates should possess a four-year (4) Bachelor Degree from an accredited college or university and a minimum of five (5) years’ experience of progressive management responsibility in a related field.  Property management and/or residential construction experience will be advantageous.

The position will close on July 31st, 2019 and salary will be based upon experience and education.

Please submit cover letter and resumes to cjackson@dbha.org  ormailto:Charmaine Jackson, Executive Assistant, Delray Beach Housing Authority 82 NW 5thAvenueDelray Beach,FL33444.

The Delray BeachHousingAuthorityis aDrugFree, Smoke Free Workplace/EqualOpportunityEmployer.

 


 

SENIOR ACCOUNTANT

The Delray Beach HousingAuthority (DBHA)is accepting applications for aPart Time Senior Accountant, a professional position which reports to the Chief Financial Officer. Duties include but not limited to; Review payroll A/R and A/P transactions, Assist with various monthly and annual financial statements for submission to low income housing tax credit investors, US Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) and DBHA Board of Directors.

Qualified candidates should possess a four (4) year Bachelor Degree from an accredited college or university and a minimum of three (3) years’ accounting experience. Excellent communication, organizational, analytical skills, and also an aptitude for detailed work and good judgment are essential. Experience with governmental housing accounting software and HUD related programs is preferred. Intermediate Microsoft office skills is a requirement.

The Delray BeachHousingAuthorityis aDrugFree, Smoke Free Workplace/Equal Opportunity Employer.

Qualifiedapplicantsmayemailresumeand cover letter tocjackson@dbha.org  or mail to: Charmaine Jackson, Executive Assistant, Delray Beach Housing Authority 82 NW 5thAvenueDelray Beach, FL 33444.

POSTED June 17, 2019@ 6:00 p.m.