Employment Opportunity: Executive Director
The Newton Housing Authority (NHA), located at 32 Liberty St., Newton, NJ 07860, seeks a PT Executive Director or Shared Service Agreement with another Housing Authority (HA) to manage all aspects of the NHA operations. NHA is a small senior HA with 80 Public Housing Units. A Bachelors or advanced degree in public administration, social science, or other appropriate program and five years of management level experience required. The select candidate shall hold, or obtain within one (1) year of hire, certification as a Public Housing Manager (PHM) from the National Association of Housing and Redevelopment Officials, or equivalent certification from a nationally recognized professional association in the housing and redevelopment field. Submit resume or shared service proposal, minimum salary requirements and 3 references to the Housing Authority at NHA@Embarqmail.com. The deadline to submit interest is 7/31/17. Position requires a comprehensive background and credit check. EOE.
Janet Wright, Assistant to the Director
Janet Wright joined the Newton Housing Authority in 2010. She attained certification as a Public Housing Occupancy, Eligibility and Rent Calculation Specialist. Janet has over thirty years of experience in accounting systems, financial management and office systems. Janet currently serves as financial advisor and bookkeeper for several small businesses and continues to attend seminars and classes related to her field.