Deputy Director – City of San Jose Housing Department

City of San Jose, California

City of San Jose, California

Deputy Director – City of San Jose Housing Department
Salary: $133,480 to $215,482
Final filing date: Monday, June 5, 2023.

The City of San Jose Housing Department seeks a Deputy Director possessing skills in affordable housing, homeless response, rent stabilization, grants, policy, and/or administration to make an impact on the San Jose Community.

The Deputy Director will be an energetic, self-directed, forward-thinking leader who has a keen eye for details, is very organized, is an excellent writer, and understands or is curious about regulations. The Deputy Director will have a high legal, ethical, and moral compass and is one who thrives in a fast-paced, often-changing, and very busy environment. The ideal candidate will be comfortable talking in public to various audiences and conducting community engagement. Equity and inclusion will be a regular consideration for the ideal candidate and will have experience leading change with these areas in mind. The Deputy Director will be a mentor and coach to staff, autonomously overseeing direct reports while regularly working collaboratively with the Director, Assistant Director, and Deputy Director to push the Housing Department toward its goals.

Enjoy excellent benefits such as an annual accrual of three weeks of vacation in combination with Executive Leave and paid holidays, employer contributions to health insurance premiums, and a defined benefit retirement plan.

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For additional information contact:

Pam Derby
Rachael Danke
CPS HR Consulting

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The City of San Jose is an equal opportunity employer.

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