Peoples’ Self-Help Housing (PSHHC) is looking to hire a motivated and experienced Real Estate Financial Analyst to identify and analyze potential housing development and participate in site acquisition negotiations as well as represent Peoples' Self-Help Housing before public bodies and financing agencies.
With a mission to build affordable homes, with site-based services that offer opportunities to change lives and strengthen communities, Peoples’ Self-Help Housing is a the largest nonprofit developer on California’s Central Coast. We serve low income working families, farmworkers, seniors and veterans and provide welcoming environments for those living with disabilities and for the formerly homeless. Along with building and managing beautiful and accessible neighborhoods in San Luis, Santa Barbara and Ventura counties, we offer a broad array of programs to promote, health, education and connections to community-based resources.
This is a full time position (40 hours per week, 5 days per week).
Salary DOE, with a very competitive benefit package including:• Employer-paid Medical/Dental/ Vision, LTD/ STD• Pension Plan (currently 10% salary matching contribution each year)• Paid Vacation, Holidays and Sick Time• Employer investment in professional education and employee wellness• An excellent supportive staff and work environment.
Responsibilities:• Analyze financial feasibility of potential housing developments• Assist in site acquisition negotiations with property owners• Maintain industry knowledge and awareness of current and future affordable housing programs• Assist MHD in identifying, preparing and submitting competitive applications to federal, state, local and private funding sources for site acquisition, predevelopment, construction and permanent financing• Represent the corporation before public bodies, community and neighborhood groups and financing agencies in promoting PSHH and its goals; these meetings may occur throughout the three county area and may occur in evening hours• Coordinate the financing process internally and with other professionals, including financial consultants, attorneys, finance agencies, title companies and public officials to ensure a desired outcome• Prepare and submit proposals for administrative funding• Prepare and update project proforma, construction budgets, cashflow projects, capital outlay and operating budgets• Actively participate in staff training and organizational functions and activities as needed• Prepare reports as required by funding sources• Carry-out agreed upon financing plan for a current or potential project• Maintain and organize financial models and ensure quality control of work• Effectively communicate with project stakeholders to ensure financial goals are met• Determine deliverable necessary to analyze and execute financial plan• Other duties as required by the Executive Vice President, CEO, Director of Multifamily Housing Development or who they designate
Requirements:• Minimum of two years in real estate/housing development finance, preferably for a non-profit developer• Experience with governmental affordable housing programs• Thorough understanding and experience with low-income tax credit financing• Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration, Finance, Accounting or a related field desired• Preference may be given to those possessing advanced degrees (PhD, MBA, MS, MA, JD, etc.) or relevant certifications• Advanced degree in lieu of experience considered• Ability to execute, monitor, communicate and control a project financial plan• Ability to establish deliverables and implement approved actions• Must have strong communication skills, including verbally, in writing, and when presenting to an audience• Must have strong listening and interpersonal skills• Must demonstrate high ethics and values• Must work well in a collaborative team environment, embracing diversity and recognizing contributions• Ability to build strong and effective working relationships• Must possess the ability to prepare complex financial feasibility analysis with attention to detail• Personal qualities desired include a high degree of self-motivation, initiative, entrepreneurship, creativity, perseverance, flexibility, high moral standards, and a sensitivity • Must possess a valid California driver’s license and proof of automobile insurance