Residence Manager – |
HRA Scatter Site Housing: Brooklyn and Queens, NY
Comunilife is a premier provider of housing, mental health, and HIV/AIDS services in New York City. Our programs benefit more than 2,500 people each year – helping them overcome challenges related to extreme poverty; chronic homelessness; serious behavioral and medical issues; and, linguistic and acculturation barriers.
Our staff members work with a supportive team of supervisors and peers, receive in-depth training and ongoing opportunities for professional development, and, are part of an organization that recognizes, celebrates, and promotes personal and cultural strengths.
RESPONSIBILITIES: Responsible for procuring appropriate, law compliant and affordable apartments in geographic areas that are in close proximity to public transportation for rent to homeless individuals with Severe and Persistent Mental Illness and/or HIV/AIDS. A major responsibility will be to maintain a minimum monthly occupancy rate of 95% through the identification of new apartment units for lease. The Housing Manager will negotiate reasonable rents; ensure that the apartments comply with HRA Scatter Site and OMH Supported Housing regulations as well as all other federal, state and city regulations before leases are signed and annually thereafter. Responsible for inspection, communicating maintenance and upkeep issues to the landlord and Program Director and establishing and maintaining tenant relations. Provides weekly and monthly housing reports as required.
QUALIFICATIONS: New York State Real Estate Sales License required. Three (3) to five (5) years of experience working with inspections/apartment maintenance; knowledge of building inspection regulations like Fire Department code regulations, waste removal in accordance with NYCDOH guidelines, and others. Knowledge of commercial real estate and apartment rental practices. Bilingual in Spanish, required.
We offer a competitive salary commensurate with experience and an excellent and comprehensive program of benefits for eligible employees that includes: health, dental, vision, life insurance, short and long term disability, flexible spending accounts, pension, 401K and paid time off.
Interested applicants should forward a cover letter and resume with salary requirements to: email@example.com . Please refer to the specific job title for which you are applying when submitting your application. Cover letters and resumes may also be faxed to Human Resources at 212-564-3445.
Comunilife is an equal opportunity employer.
Comunilife - 15 months ago