Website Housing North

Housing North is seeking an Executive Director.

Housing North is a cross-sector non-profit collaborative initiative involving nonprofit, government and business partners intended to build awareness, influence policy, and expand capacity so communities can create housing solutions that meet their unique needs. This is a professional position involving the organizational support for Housing North and implementation of its work plan. This individual will report to the Housing North Board of Directors. The Executive Director leads all efforts to achieve the organizational vision and guide the implementation of key strategic priorities as established through recent internal planning efforts, as follows:

  • Build awareness about housing solutions.
  • Advocate for policies that support housing solutions.
  • Build capacity and resources for housing solutions.
  • Create a sustainable organization.

The individual responsible for this work is expected to have at least 10 years of experience working in a public policy environment to influence land use decisions, housing policies, economic development and/or community development. A bachelor’s degree in urban planning, public administration or non-profit administration is preferred. The desired individual will have strong finance and communication skills, a background in housing or community development, and the ability to work in a complex system with undefined parameters. This is a full-time position and is likely to include evening meetings and travel throughout the region/state.

A complete job description is available here.

To Apply

Individuals interested in this position should email a resume and cover letter to by Monday, February 10, 2020.  Cover letter should include explanation of professional experience working to increase the availability of workforce affordable housing units in a community through policy initiatives or development. All are welcomed and encouraged to apply. We are an equal opportunity employer.

The position will remain opened until it is filled.

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