The Housing Authority is seeking a team-oriented candidate to work as AHA’s first Risk Manager. This new position will provide risk management procedures, policies and analysis to assist various Housing Authority projects and programs, and will have the opportunity to perform meaningful work for an agency dedicated to providing affordable housing in the most impacted region of the nation.
The Risk Manager will evaluate, manage, and mitigate agency risks across agency functions and departments including legal, finance, information technology, human resources, physical, property and residential real estate, capital improvement and new construction projects; and design systems to identify and address risks posed in or to the Agency, its employees and clients. The Risk Manager will also analyze programmatic practices and procedures; make recommendations for organizational, operational, policy, and procedural improvements; and conduct investigations, analyses, feasibility studies, and evaluations.
Any combination of training and experience that would provide the required knowledge, skills, and abilities is qualifying. A typical way to obtain the required qualifications would be:
Equivalent to graduation from an accredited four-year college or university with major coursework in business administration, public administration, risk management, or a related field. A Master’s degree (or equivalent) is strongly preferred; AND
Four years of professional risk management experience including one year of supervisory experience. Enterprise risk management experience, and public, government, or housing related experience is strongly preferred.
? Associate Risk Management (ARM) or comparable certification is preferred but not required.
? Possession of, or ability to obtain, a valid California Driver's License by the time of appointment and ability to meet the driving requirements for coverage under the agency’s auto liability policy is required. ? Proficiency in one of the Housing Authority’s LEP languages (Spanish, Vietnamese, Chinese, or Taglog) is preferred.
About Housing Authority of the City of Alameda
The Housing Authority of the City of Alameda is proud of its mission and accomplishments. In partnership with the entire community, the Housing Authority advocates and provides quality, affordable safe housing, encourages self-sufficiency, and strengthens community inclusiveness and diversity in housing.