Tax Credit Allocation Officer (240 views)

4224 Cox Road, Glen Allen, VA 23060 US
May 29, 2024 2024-07-28
Job Description

Join Virginia Housing and help make a difference as a Tax Credit Allocation Officer.

This important role will assist in the establishment, implementation and enforcement of affordable housing policy through the federal Low-Income Housing Tax Credit (LIHTC) Program.  The role relies on highly interactive stakeholder collaboration surrounding changes to the Qualified Allocation Plan (QAP); training developers on the complexities of the federal Low-Income Housing Tax Credit Program and the application process via workshops and focus groups. The position reviews 4% and 9% LIHTC applications using various financial and underwriting techniques. The role also includes a wide array of pre- and post-construction compliance efforts.

Virginia Housing is one of the nation’s premier housing finance agencies. Our mission is to help Virginians attain quality, affordable housing, which we accomplish through our public-private partnerships.

We are focused on employee engagement and committed to a healthy and diverse workforce. We offer on-site conveniences such as a fitness center and free parking. Educational opportunities to help your advancement are available through classroom and online programs.

To be successful in this role you must possess:       

  • BA or BS, in business, accounting, land use planning, real estate or related degree and/or equivalent, relevant work experience.
  • Several years working in tax credit, real estate, housing or affordable housing related field(s)
  • Knowledge of the Tax Credit program regulations, schedules and application information.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office with mastery of Excel and PowerPoint.
  • Ability to effectively communicate with business partners and external stakeholders, delivering information to audiences of all sizes in different forums.
  • Ability to make sound decisions and to enforce strict requirements while being challenged.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills.
  • A valid driver’s license.

The ideal candidate would also have:

  • Deep understanding of IRC Section 42 and familiarity with ProLink

This position will report to our Innsbrook location in Glen Allen, VA

Applications and resumes are accepted online only at

This position will close at midnight on 6/16/2024

Hiring Range: $90,181-$117,234

A background and motor vehicle check will be performed as a condition of employment.