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Neighborhood Programs Manager

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City of Champaign - Illinois

Champaign, IL

Date Last Verified
Mar 14,2018

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Mar 09,2018

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The City of Champaign seeks qualified candidates for a career opportunity as a Neighborhood Programs Manager in the Neighborhood Services Department.

Responsibilities of Position

This position supervises implementation of City programs to address neighborhood needs including housing rehabilitation and home purchase programs, neighborhood redevelopment, and community service activities. The position performs a variety of specialized tasks including program design and implementation, grant administration, project management, compliance monitoring, program evaluation, and community outreach. Work involves considerable contact with citizens through public hearings, neighborhood meetings, community events and community development-related board/committee representation.

Required Qualifications

Bachelors degree in urban planning, public administration, or related field

Five years progressive work experience in local government, community development, housing, urban planning, social services or related field

An equivalent combination of work experience and education that demonstrates the required knowledge, skills, and abilities will be considered

Minimum of one year of experience with direct staff supervision

Budget preparation experience

Project management experience

Regulatory experience with real estate and community development

Experience writing reports, plans, or policies for internal and external audiences

Ability to attend meetings and events outside of regularly scheduled hours

Valid state issued drivers license and acceptable driving record

Preferred Qualifications

Experience delivering services to a diverse population

Experience giving public presentations

Masters Degree in urban planning, public administration, or related field

Drug screening and criminal background check will be required. The annual starting salary range is $76,084 - $86,614, DOQ, plus an excellent fringe benefits package. Applications, including writing sample, must be submitted online no later than Sunday, March 25, 2018.

The Citys mission is to provide responsive, caring, cost-effective service in partnership with our community. The following values guide our work: Personal Integrity, Responsibility, Respect, Teamwork, Results. The City of Champaign is committed to promoting a work environment and a community that values and supports diversity and inclusion.



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Featuring an extensive park system, a world-class library, urban shopping choices and a variety of living accommodations, Champaign offers urban perks with smaller city comforts. Whether you’re a resident, visiting or just curious, you’ll soon see Champaign is going strong. A very diverse work environment– health care, office and banking, University of Illinois, Parkland College, light manufacturing, retail, government and social services—offers many employment opportunities and career advancement options. High technology and research jobs are also available in the community and in the University Research Park.

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