The Housing Authority of the Town of West New York (WNYHA) is currently seeking an Executive Director. The person will be responsible for directing the WNYHA which has 714 units of housing under the RAD program (434 units of senior housing and 281 family housing). Additionally has 420 units of Section 8 and 213 units developed under the Tax Credit program.
Applicants must have at least (5) five years experienced in public administration, public finance, property management or similar professional employment. Masters Degree can be substituted for (2) two years experience.
Candidate must wither possess of within one year obtain PHM Certification or equivalent, must have excellent communication skills and proven leadership ability.
The ideal candidate must have outstanding inter personal skills and a strong financial management background. Other requirements include strong supervisory experience, a proven ability to work cooperatively with a board and with neighborhood groups. Must have thorough knowledge of HUD rules, regulations and guidelines. Must meet the Department of Community Affairs requirements under (NJAC 5:44-3.1). Must have a (4) four-year degree in accounting, finance, economics, public administration or related field. CPA or master degree preferred.
Submit resume cover letter, salary requirements and (3) to (5) references to:
The Search Committee, Housing Authority of the Town of West New York
Submittals must be received no later than November 1, 2021.