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Housing Case Analyst/Investigator

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Housing Rights Center
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Los Angeles, CA
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Published 12 days ago

The Housing Rights Center ("HRC") is seeking a Housing Case Analyst/Investigator. HRC is the nation’s oldest and largest non-profit fair housing organization. Our mission is to actively support and promote fair housing through education and advocacy, to the end that all persons have the opportunity to secure and protect the housing they desire and can afford, without discrimination based on their race, color, religion, gender, gender identity and expression, sexual orientation, national origin, familial status, marital status, disability, ancestry, age, source of income including Section 8, immigration status or other characteristics protected by law. HRC provides (1) Housing Discrimination Complaint Investigation, (2) Legal Services, (3) Outreach and Education, and (4) Landlord/Tenant Counseling in Los Angeles and Ventura Counties. Due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic and county orders, the Case Analyst/Investigator must be able to work both remotely from home and occasionally out of HRC’s office in the Koreatown area of Los Angeles, California, during the weekday hours of 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. and site visits (seldom).

RESPONSIBILITIES:

· Work closely with staff to investigate housing discrimination complaints. Coordinate the analysis and investigation of housing discrimination complaints which includes:

o Coordinating, analyzing, and conducting tests (comparing the treatment of tenant

o Taking witness statements and surveying tenants

o Compiling accurate and complete case files, and

o Counseling clients throughout the complaint process.

· Coordinate the resolution of discrimination complaints, through conciliation and litigation support.

· Assist Director of Investigations with tester recruitment and training.

· Responsible for compliance with contractual requirements and goals.

· Conduct research.

· Assist with special projects and other duties as assigned which may include archiving files.

· Communicate and negotiate with landlords and housing providers.

QUALIFICATIONS:

· A demonstrated and sincere commitment to civil rights, social justice, acceptance, and inclusivity.

· Strong knowledge of landlord/tenant and fair housing laws is a plus.

· Investigation, legal research, and complex analytical skills are a plus.

· Excellent time management skills and strong written and verbal communication skills.

· Proficient in Microsoft Word and Excel.

· Superior attention to detail and accuracy.

· Must be well organized, be able to meet multiple deadlines, and be a strong team member.

· Spanish speaking skills are required.

· Min. of Bachelor’s degree or the equivalent including lived experience and self-taught.

BENEFITS: Competitive salary DOE. HRC offers an excellent benefits package including medical, dental, vision, and a 403(b) retirement plan with an employer contribution to the plan regardless of employee contribution.

APPLICATIONS: Please e-mail a resume AND cover letter (no phone calls, please) describing your interest and qualifications to:

Laurel Steven, Office Manager; E-mail: lsteven@housingrightscenter.org

Mail: Housing Rights Center, 3255 Wilshire Blvd., Suite 1150, Los Angeles, CA 90010

Application deadline: July 31, 2021

Start date: August 16, 2021 (flexible)

Posted The Housing Rights Center is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

The Housing Rights Center ("HRC") is seeking a Housing Case Analyst/Investigator. HRC is the nation’s oldest and largest non-profit fair housing organization. Our mission is to actively support and promote fair housing through education and…

Details at a Glance

  • Time Commitment
    Full Time Schedule
  • Start Date
    August 16, 2021
  • Application Deadline
    July 31, 2021
  • Education
    4-Year Degree Required

Salary

Competitive salary DOE.

Benefits

HRC offers an excellent benefits package including medical, dental, vision, and a 403(b) retirement plan with an employer contribution to the plan regardless of employee contribution.

HRC offers an excellent benefits package including medical, dental, vision, and a 403(b) retirement plan with an employer contribution to the plan regardless of employee…

Level of Language Proficiency

Spanish speaking skills are required.

Spanish speaking skills are required.

Location

Temporarily Remote
Work must be performed in or near Los Angeles, CA
Associated Location
3255 Wilshire Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90010, United States
Suite 1150

How to Apply

Please e-mail a resume AND cover letter (no phone calls, please) describing your interest and qualifications.

Please e-mail a resume AND cover letter (no phone calls, please) describing your interest and qualifications.

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