Senior Project Leader – Florida (159 views)

Tampa, Florida
May 8, 2019 2019-07-07
Job Description

The Senior Project Leader will focus on opportunities in the State of Florida and provide technical support in the State of Georgia.  The Senior Project Leader will be accountable for the success of each assigned affordable housing project including deal sourcing in targeted markets, preliminary deal evaluation, negotiation of purchases and related documents, procurement of financing, management of third party consultants, and coordination of internal resources to facilitate a successful closing. In addition, the position will provide guidance and review work of Project Leaders and Analysts. This person must live in the state of Florida, preferably in the Tampa area. Candidates outside Florida will not be considered


  • Identify new construction opportunities and potential acquisitions of affordable senior and/or Permanent Supportive Housing properties in Florida. Provide technical assistance in the State of Georgia.
    • Develop relationships with affordable housing owners, government agencies, brokers, and for-profit developers
    • Prepare and/or coordinate the preparation of preliminary analysis for potential acquisitions
    • Negotiate Purchase & Sale Agreements
    • Represent National Church Residences with various jurisdictional staff (city, county, state, etc.)
    • Coordinate tax credit and bond application submittals, additional subsidy requests, and lender applications
    • Review construction/rehab plans with Construction Management
    • Actively involved in relationship building and policy-shaping at Florida HFA
    • Participate in strategic planning efforts for Development Department
    • Provide departmental leadership support as required by VP-Development in such areas as project presentations for National Church Residences’ underwriting committee; management of quality/consistency regarding various originator activities such as loan applications; HUD pre-pay applications; tax credit applications; and acquisition due diligence review etc.
  • Bachelor’s degree required. Advanced degree preferred.
    • Minimum 7 years of relevant multifamily, affordable housing, real estate experience. Extensive understanding of affordable housing fundamentals, market dynamics, and economic and demographic drivers. Direct experience with tax credits, FHA mortgage programs, tax-exempt bonds, Section 8, and other sources of affordable housing financing.
    • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
    • Demonstrated analytical skills, including an understanding of financial models
    • Collaborative skills, working with diverse internal and external entities to accomplish project goals
    • Demonstrated ability for multi-tasking and meeting simultaneous deadlines
    • Negotiation skills
    • Ability to work out of an office located in the State of Florida, preferably in the Tampa area. Candidates residing outside the State of Florida will not be considered.
    • Ability to travel on a regular basis