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Program Manager - Home Match - Marin County (San Rafael, CA)

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Covia
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San Rafael, CA
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Published 17 days ago

Covia's Home Match program creates affordable housing options for our local workforce, retirees and students while simultaneously preventing the displacement and/or homelessness of the elders in our community. You will help both groups benefit from a sense of community in the home.


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Partnering closely with the Senior Director of Home Match, you will work together to achieve the goals and objectives and play an active role in the overall Home Match team.


You will field participant inquiries and work closely with all of those seeking housing via the Program and lead the matching and home sharing process for a portfolio of program participants. In partnership with the Director, you will work to increase the visibility of the program in the community in order to attract a robust set of program applicants and sustainable funding.


Are you innovative, organized and well connected with your professional network? Do you like a variety of office work and outside appointments throughout the week?


In this COVID-19 environment, the Program Manager will need to use creativity to determine effective new methods of conducting outreach and engaging with Home Match participants and partners. The Program Manager must feel comfortable working with a diverse set of individuals, cultures, and circumstances and fluent in Spanish or Chinese is desired. This position requires flexibility in hours including frequent evening and weekend work.


Please include a cover letter with your resume.

Responsibilities

  • Contribute to the overall success and leadership of the program.
  • Field all inquiries and usher those seeing housing through the Home Match process.
  • Manage a portfolio of program applicants: conducting home visits and in-office interviews; facilitating the matching process, moderating the creation of the Living Together Agreement and providing ongoing support for matches.
  • Create, implement, and track the results of a community outreach plan – including the use of digital strategies - to increase the program visibility and recruit a targeted number of participants.
  • Use creative and innovative approaches to reaching target participants and partners during and after the sheltering-place-period.
  • Perform general office duties such as data input, tracking, and reporting
  • Evening and weekend work is required.

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

  • Self-motivated, curious, goal-oriented, and caring individual that works well independently, while also being able to work effectively and collaboratively within a team and with community partners.
  • Ability to provide culturally competent services and work with a diverse set of individuals in an empathetic and non-judgmental manner.
  • Excellent active listening, written, and public speaking skills (ability to speak Spanish or Chinese is desired).
  • Proven track record in forming and maintaining relationships with community-based organizations, community leaders, elected officials, and funders in order to meet specific programmatic objectives.
  • Excellent organizational and time management skills and an ability to be flexible and set priorities.
  • Adept with or able to quickly learn new online platforms (with some assistance), such as social media, Google Drive, CRM, etc.

Education and Qualifications

  • Bachelor's Degree from an accredited institution or equivalent experience.
  • 4-6 years of outreach, digital marketing, fundraising, or sales experience.
  • Established network in Marin County and knowledge of local housing challenges is desirable.
  • Experienced leader comfortable with public speaking, ambiguity and with creating digital campaigns.
  • Ideally have own vehicle and car insurance.

*Please include a cover letter along with your resume when applying for this position.


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Covia's Home Match program creates affordable housing options for our local workforce, retirees and students while simultaneously preventing the displacement and/or homelessness of the elders in our community. You will help both groups…

Details at a Glance

  • Time Commitment
    Full Time Schedule
  • Education
    4-Year Degree Required
  • Professional Level
    Professional

Location

On-site
San Rafael, CA, United States

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