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Director, Community Development

Fulton County Government

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Company: Fulton County, Department of Community Development                               

Position Title:   Director, Community Development

Salary Range:  $115,212.00 - $172,819.00 Annually

Purpose of Classification:
The purpose of this classification is direct the planning and organizing functions associated with overall operations of the Community Development Department, including HOME, Housing, Community Development Block Grant (CDBG), and Transitional Housing. Responsibilities include administering and overseeing affordable housing development and redevelopment programs for unincorporated Fulton County.

Minimum Qualifications:
Bachelor's Degree (Master's Degree preferred) in business or public administration, public policy, management, finance, marketing, economics, or a related field required; supplemented by ten years of experience in planning and administering community development programs(including administering HOME, Housing and Urban Development - HUD, and Community Development Block Grant - CDBG program grants), experience with turnaround Management and Project management; and seven years of supervisory experience, or any equivalent combination of education, training, and experience which provides the requisite knowledge, skills, and abilities for this job.

Specific License or Certification Required: Must possess and maintain a valid Georgia driver’s license. Professional certifications related to Housing and Urban Development regulations and HUD recognized financial systems are preferred.

Specific Knowledge, Skills, or Abilities: Must be able to demonstrate proficiency in performance of the essential functions and learn, comprehend, and apply all county or departmental policies, practices, and procedures necessary to function effectively in the position.  Must have business acumen (understanding of disciplines including community and housing programs, functional areas such as finance, budgeting, grant funding, human resources, stakeholder relationships and the ability to use information from said understanding to effectively make business decisions.)

For information regarding examination requirements, essential functions for the position and information for how to apply, visit the announcement at


Closing Date:  March 7, 2021

Length of Advertisement:  1 month

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