Junior Underwriter 9/4/2016
New York State Homes & Community Renewal
New York, NY
JOB DESCRIPTIONAPPLY NEW YORK STATE HOMES AND COMMUNITY RENEWAL (HCR) fosters the creation and preservation of high quality affordable housing, while working strategically to revitalize neighborhoods and communities throughout the Empire State. Under the leadership of Governor Andrew M. Cuomo and Commissioner James S. Rubin, _HCR_ is a vibrant, innovative agency that integrates and leverages New York State's housing resources. We have offices in New York City, Albany, Buffalo and Syracuse, and employ a diverse workforce of professionals who are hard-working and committed to serving low and moderate income families. Our mission is far reaching, encompassing single and multifamily housing finance, home improvement, rent regulation, housing subsidies, and community development. We partner regularly with a variety of public and private stakeholders.
Achieving this mission requires a wide range of skills and backgrounds in public policy, administration, real estate, architecture, finance, law and many other areas of expertise. We seek to provide a workplace environment that is productive, flexible, accountable, ethical and caring. Our employees are empowered to make a difference where they live and work. We offer competitive pay and a comprehensive benefits package, including paid leave, health, dental, vision, retirement and family-friendly policies.
THE OFFICE OF FINANCE & DEVELOPMENT manages _HCR\'S _multifamily and single family housing programs and bond offerings. HCR has been the most active housing bond issuer in the country in 4 of the last five years, issuing nearly $9.5 billion in tax exempt and taxable housing bonds to fund initiatives ranging in scope from mixed income rental developments to single family mortgages. Finance & Development actively engages with a range of partners including for-profit, and not for profit borrowers, municipalities, lenders, investors and other funding entities to leverage Low Income Housing Tax Credits, tax exempt bonds, single family lending programs, and a multitude of State funded programs. Our resources have helped finance over 42,000 affordable apartments and affordable homes since 2011. Finance
Master's degree in business or finance and/or knowledge and/or experience in real estate and/or affordable housing preferred;
Knowledge and/or experience in real estate and/or affordable housing;
Minimum one or three years of employment experience depending on type of experience and level of education;
Quantitative skills including expertise in Excel; and
Strong oral and written communication skills.
This job description is not intended to be all inclusive, and employee will also perform reasonable related business duties as assigned.
WHAT WE OFFER:
* Exciting opportunity to be part of New York's resurgence to greatness;
* Extensive benefits package including paid leave, excellent health, dental, vision and retirement benefits;
* Promotional opportunity for dedicated professionals.
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New York State is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE)