Community Development Program Manager
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 a Community Development Program Manager. The Program Manager is responsible for managing programs which are federally and/or state funded for low- and moderate-income families. The core duties include, ensuring proper procurement of service providers, preparing and managing contracts, managing service provider budgets, ensuring expenditure and production goals are met, preparing reports, monitoring agencies for overall contract and regulatory compliance, training service providers and managing risk.
Education and Experience: Associates Degree, with a concentration in business administration is preferred. A high school diploma with 2 years of business experience is required.
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities: Must have overall knowledge of how to research and interpret federal and state regulations, Must have an in-depth knowledge of federal regulations as it pertains to the program being managed, Must have the knowledge needed to write a request for proposal, Must have knowledge on how to properly process an invoice, Must have ability to effectively manage budgets, Must be able to process reports as required by funders, Must be able to facilitate training and/or provide technical assistance in a variety of ways, Must be proficient in monitoring agencies for program and contract compliance, Must be able to interpret and understand MFA’s programs and contract documents, Must be able to work with MFA’s Legal Counsel in preparing a comprehensive contract that covers all the requirement of a particular funding source, Must ensure that contracts are fully executed through DocuSign to include appropriate exhibits, budgets etc., Must ensure that all deliverable noted in a funder contract are properly completed, Must have the ability to properly amend a contract, Must monitor and ensure that agencies are clear on the required scope of work, Capability of preparing reports for contract management purposes, Must have general accounting skills, Must have strong time management skills