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421 SW 6th Avenue, Suite 500, Portland, OR 97204
The Housing Access & Retention Team Program Coordinator in the Portland Housing Bureau works on behalf of Portland & Multnomah County's plan to end homelessness. The program coordinator will be responsible for planning, organizing, managing, and ensuring program results associated with the plan and will work as a member of a dynamic, productive team. This position is responsible for developing strategic partnerships; managing contracts with nonprofit partners; establishing and maintaining strong working relationships with contractors and service providers; facilitating an annual application for HUD Continuum of Care funds; helping to achieve equitable program access and outcomes for people of color; providing technical assistance to staff and contractors; coordinating and facilitating meetings and activities; and conducting program tracking, analysis and report preparation. Experience with interpreting and communicating complex federal regulations, planning or implementing programs effective at ending homelessness, ensuring equity, and resource development are desired. The Program Coordinator is expected to carry out responsibilities with initiative, independence and creativity while exercising sound professional judgment and problem-solving skills.
Applications are due at 4:30 p.m. Friday, March 14. Please click here to learn more about qualifications, the recruiting process and how to apply. For questions, contact Janice McMillan Friday at 503-823-7691 or