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Program Manager

South Dakota Housing Development Authority Pierre, SD

  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

DESCRIPTION: Primarily responsible for the administration of federally funded housing assistance programs created by the COVID-19 pandemic which includes the SD CARES Housing Assistance Program, the Emergency Rental Assistance Program and the Homeowner Assistance Fund. The Program Manager is responsible for and oversees the day-to-day operations of the federal programs, working closely with SDHDA’s Executive Team and partner agencies. The Program Manager is responsible for interpreting federal regulations, creating program processes and procedures, marketing available programs and reporting on program outcomes. This position is considered full-time permanent and will be administering one-time funding that is anticipated to be available until September 2026.

QUALIFICATIONS: The candidate must possess an innovative mindset and analytical skills; be able to communicate professionally and concisely, both orally and in writing; and be able to outline, organize and establish priorities in a time sensitive environment. Experience with administration of federal programs and knowledge of mortgage financing are desired. The candidate must have a bachelor’s degree in finance, accounting, business, real estate, or a related field and/or a combination of related education and experience which provides the requisite knowledge, skills, and abilities. Strong PC skills are required, including database and spreadsheets. Individual should be a self-starter with a high degree of initiative and the ability to work independently and in teams.

LOCATION: Pierre, SD (limited in-state and out-of-state travel)

STARTING WAGE: $23.87 TO $27.54 per hour. SDHDA offers paid employee health insurance plus ten paid holidays, generous vacation leave accrual, and medical, dental, vision, and other benefits.

CLOSING DATE: Monday, May 31, 2021 by 5:00 PM (CT). Apply in writing with cover letter and resume to: Lorraine Polak, Executive Director, South Dakota Housing Development Authority, PO Box 1237, Pierre, SD  57501-1237; or email to

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South Dakota Housing Development Authority


Pierre, SD



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