Be a part of the team that provides affordable housing opportunities to New Mexicans statewide. New Mexico Mortgage Finance Authority (MFA) has an opening for an Assistant Director of Housing Development. The assistant will assist with directing the activities of the department, including evaluating existing policies and establishing program policy and operating procedures. The assistant will train, monitor, and ensure compliance with federal, state, and local laws, regulations, codes, and/or standards. Manages all aspects of funding programs as assigned and provide back-up and support to program managers and assume their daily duties when necessary during staff absences or peak workloads. Perform Quality Control Checks on all documents produced by the department. Represent MFA at various initiative meetings and public/private events. Provide technical assistance to housing developers with respect to use of the MFA Programs and resources.
Bachelor’s in business administration, real estate, urban studies/planning or closely related field preferred. May substitute five or more years of relevant work experience in a combination of affordable housing programs, commercial loan underwriting/processing, lending and credit analysis, or real estate development for education requirement
Minimum five years’ professional experience in affordable housing real estate development and finance, commercial credit analysis, loan underwriting, and/or related fields, at least three of which must be in a leadership role. Knowledge of federal, state, and local housing programs preferred