Director of Strategic Operations

  • King County Housing Authority
  • Tukwila, WA, USA
  • Jun 15, 2022
Full time Business Development General Business Government Other

Job Description

Job Summary

Effective December 1, 2021, the King County Housing Authority has instituted a COVID-19 Vaccination Requirement Policy that requires all regular, part-time, and temporary employees be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 for the health and safety of its workplace and community.  Newly hired employees must provide proof to KCHA Human Resources after an offer of employment has been made and before their first day of employment that they are fully vaccinated. Individuals with a qualifying medical or religious reason may submit a request for exemption and reasonable accommodation. Reasonable accommodations will be made for qualifying individuals if the accommodations do not present an undue hardship.
 
King County Housing Authority, the largest affordable housing provider in the Pacific Northwest, is seeking our inaugural leader for the Director of Strategic Operations. 

The achievement of KCHA’s mission is directly related to our ability to hire and retain a skilled, high-performing and diverse workforce that is equipped to carry out that mission. The successful candidate will be a demonstrated leader with extensive and broad-based knowledge managing project management and implementation, strategic vision and communication, as well as staff engagement and retention.  The Director will continue to lead and support the agency in its progress towards building a culture of continuous process improvement and program development.

The individual selected for this role will, under the supervision of the Deputy Executive Director for Housing Assistance Programs, perform complex professional work planning, directing, developing, organizing, and implementing public housing agency programs and operations engaged in housing management for the Authority, ensuring governmental regulations are met, preparing reports and presentations and related work as apparent or assigned.

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Qualifications and Competencies

Special Requirements:
 

  • Must be fully vaccinated for COVID-19 by the first day of employment or have an approved medical or religious exemption and reasonable accommodation. Reasonable accommodations will be made for qualifying individuals if the accommodations do not present an undue hardship.

Position Information and Application Process

Interested candidates should apply by June 27, 2022.  Electronic submissions should be submitted online at www.kcha.org/employment and should include a compelling cover letter, a comprehensive résumé, and two professional references.
 
Interested candidates are encouraged to contact Sarah Crane, Senior Recruiter, by email at sarahcr@kcha.org with confidential inquiries and questions regarding the recruitment process.
 
Equal Opportunity:  
King County Housing Authority is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status.