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Fair Lending Test Coordinator

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Westchester Residential Opportunities, Inc.


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Westchester Residential Opportunities (WRO) is a nonprofit organization located in White Plains, New York whose mission is to promote fair, affordable and accessible housing for all individuals in the lower Hudson Valley region. WRO employs a variety of tools to advance this objective including civil rights testing and investigation, education and outreach, training and advocacy, research, collaboration and enforcement.

WRO is looking for an experienced and dynamic professional to lead its fair lending testing program as part of an eighteen-month to two-year program to investigate potential lending discrimination in the five boroughs of New York City. The Fair Lending Test Coordinator will be responsible for overseeing a variety of lending testing, education and outreach initiatives and supervising any staff associated with the lending testing program. The Fair Lending Test Coordinator will report to the Fair Housing Director.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

·        Providing coordination and oversight of all lending testing programmatic activities

·        Designing and implementing complex fair lending testing investigations

·        Analyzing and providing status reports of tests to determine investigative outcomes and preparing findings for referral to appropriate organizations or agencies

·        Recruiting and onboarding new fair lending testers. Conducting tester trainings and developing new training materials as needed

·        Maintaining positive, productive relationships with fair lending testers.

·        Conducting demographic research to inform lending testing investigations, utilizing census and Home Mortgage Disclosure Act (HMDA) data and mapping software

·        Conducting systemic and complaint-based fair lending investigations

·        Cooperating with community and government fair housing/fair lending organizations

·        Conducting fair lending and fair housing education and outreach activities

·        Supporting the other activities of the Fair Housing Department as requested

·        Additional activities as requested by the Fair Housing Director

Knowledge and Qualifications:

·        Bachelor’s degree

·        Strong management and organizational skills  

·        A strong commitment to the principles of civil rights and equal opportunity for all

·        Fair housing/fair lending experience preferred

·        Strong written and verbal communication skills

·        A working knowledge of civil rights laws as they pertain to fair housing and fair lending

·        Strong critical thinking and analytical skills

·        Ability to interact respectfully with people from diverse cultural, racial and socio-economic backgrounds

·        Proficient in basic office technology, including Microsoft Office

·        Spanish language a plus

·        Ability to work on multiple projects simultaneously and meet strict deadlines

·        Excellent team communicator/team player

How to Apply: Please email a resume, salary requirements and a letter explaining your interest in the position, referencing Fair Lending Test Coordinator in the subject line to:

Human Resources Director

Westchester Residential Opportunities

470 Mamaroneck Avenue, Suite 410

White Plains, NY 10605

Email: payroll@wroinc.org

 

Please Note: Unfortunately, submissions without salary requirements will not be considered.


Westchester Residential Opportunities (WRO) is a nonprofit organization located in White Plains, New York whose mission is to promote fair, affordable and accessible housing for all individuals in the lower Hudson Valley region. WRO…

Details at a glance

  • Full Time Schedule
  • 4-Year Degree Required

Benefits

medical, dental, vision, vacation, sick, 403b

medical, dental, vision, vacation, sick, 403b

Level of Language Proficiency

Strong written & verbal skills in English language required.

Spanish language a plus

Strong written & verbal skills in English language required.

Spanish language a plus

Location

On-site
White Plains, NY

How to Apply

How to Apply: Please email a resume, salary requirements and a letter explaining your interest in the position, referencing Fair Lending Test Coordinator in the subject line to:

Human Resources Director

Westchester Residential Opportunities

470 Mamaroneck Avenue, Suite 410

White Plains, NY 10605

Email: payroll@wroinc.org

 

Please Note: Unfortunately, submissions without salary requirements will not be considered.

 

WRO is an Equal Opportunity Employer

How to Apply: Please email a resume, salary requirements and a letter explaining your interest in the position, referencing Fair Lending Test Coordinator in the subject line to…

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