Community Development and Housing Project Manager II

  • San Bernardino, California
  • Aug 29, 2023
Full Time Community and Economic Development Housing Project Management
  • Salary: $79,123.20 - $108,908.80 Annually USD

Job Description

The Job

Community Development and Housing Agency is recruiting for a Community Development and Housing Project Manager II who will identify potential qualifying projects and development partners, as well as managing the project from inception to completion. This position will work closely with other project managers, senior housing project manager, deputy director and the director to promote, preserve and develop affordable housing. In conjunction with the Deputy Executive Officer and Director, the position is responsible for overseeing all stages of affordable housing development and ensures that objectives of each project are accomplished within prescribed time frames and funding parameters.

For more detailed information, review the Community Development and Housing Project Manager II job description.

The Agency provides services to all cities and private economic development organizations within the County. The Agency plays an important role in ensuring San Bernardino County is well positioned to support expected resident and business growth. They provide vital resources for residents and businesses and create a solid platform for investment.
To learn more about the Agency and its role in supporting the County's Vision visit the Community Development and Housing Agency website: and our County Vision: .

Background: Applicant must successfully pass a background check prior to appointment.

Travel: Travel throughout the County will be required; a valid California Class C driver license is required at time of appointment; employees in this class may be required to use personal vehicles and show proof of automobile liability insurance.

Minimum Requirements

EDUCATION: Bachelor's degree in Public or Business Administration, Planning, Economic Development, Project Management, or closely relevant field.


EXPERIENCE: Two (2) years of professional level experience working for a public or private agency with a primary focus on affordable housing . Experience must include all stages of affordable housing development including site research and acquisition, feasibility analysis, pre-development, design, construction, and transition to housing monitoring and federal compliance team.

Two (2) additional years of qualifying experience may substitute for the Bachelor's Degree requirement, with possession of an Associate's Degree as noted above.

Four (4) additional years of qualifying experience may substitute for the educational requirement.

Desired Qualifications

The ideal background for this position consists of a combination of education and experience commensurate with its responsibilities; and includes a Bachelors Degree (or higher) in Public or Business Administration, Planning, Economic Development, Project Management, or a closely related field; and five (5) years of professional experience primarily focusing on affordable housing and labor compliance. The ideal candidate will be a self-starter, demonstrating continued improvement and professional growth, while employing excellent written and verbal communication skills; and who exhibits superior personal interaction skills.

Additionally, the ideal candidate will possess experience in the following:
  • Reviewing/analyzing project budgets, sources and uses, pro formas and cashflows, forecasting utilization and trends, cost management, and tracking budgetary project performance (i.e. monitoring expenditures);
  • Researching and identifying funding through state, federal and private sources for affordable housing and/or commercial/industrial developments (i.e. LIHTC, HUD, New Market Tax Credits, etc.);
  • Developing grant proposal and contracts, creating fiscal reports, assessing project and/or developer risks, conducting onsite monitoring, participating in funding agency audits/monitoring, selected projects/developers through a competitive procurement process (i.e. NOFA or RFP/RFQ processes), and creatively applied for or attracted new funding on both commercial and/or affordable housing projects;
  • Computer applications (Microsoft Word, Excel and Outlook).

Selection Process

Application Procedure : To be considered for this excellent opportunity, please complete and submit the online employment application and supplemental questionnaire. Resumes will not be accepted in lieu of the application and/or supplemental questionnaire.

Application Review : Apply asap as recruitment may close at anytime once a sufficient qualified applications are received.

There will be a competitive evaluation of qualifications based on the information provided in the Application, as well as the Supplemental Questionnaire. You are encouraged to include detailed descriptions of your qualifying experience and skills, as only the most highly qualified applicants will be referred to the Department. In the event of a large number of qualified candidates, a written examination may be conducted.

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To ensure timely and successful submission of your online application, please allow ample time to complete and submit your application before the posted filing deadline. Applicants will be automatically logged-out if they have not submitted the application and all required materials prior to the posted deadline. Once your application has been successfully submitted you will receive an onscreen confirmation and an email. We recommend that you save and/or print these for your records. Please note, if you do not receive an onscreen confirmation and an email acknowledging our receipt of your application we have not received your application.

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EEO/ADA: San Bernardino County is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) and Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) compliant employer, committed to providing equal employment opportunity to all employees and applicants.

ADA Accommodation: If you have a disability and require accommodations in the testing process, submit the Special Testing Accommodations Request Form within one week of a recruitment filing deadline.

Veterans' Preference: Eligible veterans and their spouse or widow(er) who are not current County employees may be awarded additional Veterans' Preference points. Click here for information and instructions to request Veteran's Preference points.

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