Emmet County Housing Ready Program Coordinator

Housing North seeks an Emmet County Housing Ready Program Coordinator.


The position will be based in Emmet County. The individual will work with the Housing North Executive Director, Board of Directors, and local housing networks; city, county, village, and township officials; local philanthropy; private and nonprofit developers; employers; and other stakeholders to help Emmet County communities coordinate local housing initiatives and offer assistance in the development process. The individual responsible for this work is expected to have at least 5 years of experience working in a public policy environment to influence land use decisions, housing policies, economic development and/or community development. A bachelor’s degree in urban planning, public administration or non-profit administration is preferred. The desired individual will have strong finance and communication skills, a background in housing or community development, and the ability to work in a complex system with undefined parameters.


This is a part-time (approximately 20 hours/week on average) contract position, with a potential to expand if additional funding is secured. Compensation and terms of employment are negotiable and dependent on qualifications.


For a complete job description and instructions on how to apply, please click here. Applications will be accepted until Friday, February 14, 2020.


Housing North Executive Director

Housing North is seeking an Executive Director. This is a professional position involving the organizational support for Housing North and implementation of its work plan. This individual will report to the Housing North Board of Directors. The Executive Director leads all efforts to achieve the organizational vision and guide the implementation of key strategic priorities as established through recent internal planning efforts, as follows:


• Build awareness about housing solutions.

• Advocate for policies that support housing solutions.

• Build capacity and resources for housing solutions.

• Create a sustainable organization.


This is a full-time position and is likely to include evening meetings and travel throughout the region/state.


For a complete job description and instructions on how to apply, please click here. Applications will be accepted until Monday, February 10, 2020.