Director of Client Services

Tacoma City Housing Authority; Tacoma, WA

Job Details

  • Job Function: Sustainability Director; Other Department Head/Director
  • Salary: $99,267 - $138,794.
  • Position Type: Full Time
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  • Where: 902 South L Street, Tacoma WA 98405

Post Date: Feb 9 2018

Applications for employment must be submitted through our online application system at:


Tacoma Housing Authority (THA) is a high performing leader in affordable housing. THA provides high quality, stable and sustainable housing and supportive services to people in need. It does this in ways that help them become self-sufficient, that strengthen communities and that use its public and private resources efficiently and effectively.

THA is offering an extraordinary opportunity for a talented and driven Director for our Client Services Department. The Director of Client Services supports Tacoma Housing Authority’s strategic and operational objectives in the following way:

In partnership with community partners, directs an effective strategy for the Community Services division by developing, implementing and monitoring programs designed to improve the quality of life for residents by helping them succeed as tenants and neighbors, parents, students, wage earners and builders of assets who can become self-sufficient.

Directs the activities of the Rental Assistance division, serving over 4,100 households including Housing Choice Voucher, tenant-based voucher, project-based housing and the housing quality standards inspections programs to provide high quality services to people in need and participating landlords. The Department is also responsible for exploring ways to provide or facilitate the provision of services to other low-income persons and families in the City of Tacoma toward an overall goal of improving the health and development of the City’s neighborhoods.

The candidate should have the following knowledge, skills and abilities:

Bachelor Degree, liberal arts or major course work in urban studies, social services, business administration, public administration or a related field;

Graduate Degree preferred;

Eight to ten years of increasingly responsible program development and operations, Housing Choice Voucher program experience including;

Four years of management and administrative responsibility;

If you have these qualifications, please apply right away!

THA offers a superb benefits package. THA is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to a culturally diverse staff and strongly encourages applications from female and minority candidates...

Posting closes: Open until filled

First consideration will be given to applications received on/or before February 23, 2018