Community Development Planner (Housing), Ithaca, NY

The Ithaca Urban Renewal Agency (IURA) seeks a Community Development Planner to (1) prepare a housing strategy to increase the supply of housing affordable across all income levels and (2) manage the City’s annual $1 million HUD Entitlement Grant program. 

The position requires a motivated self-starter able to work effectively both in City Hall and in the community to collaborate and deliver successful projects that tangibly benefit the community. The IURA has championed several innovative programs and seeks an employee who will continue its record of innovation and accomplishment. 

A Master’s Degree and at least 2 years of public sector work experience is preferred. 

Salary: $54,000 + full benefits. Deadline: 1/20/17. 

Go to the website for more information: www.IthacaURA.org