Thursday, October 1, 2015

Multiple Regional Managers (KCHA)

SALARY RANGE: $76,440 to $102,232 Annually
POSITION LOCATIONS: Tukwila and Bellevue, Washington
OPEN THROUGH: October 30, 2015

We transform lives through housing. As one of the most highly regarded housing authorities in the United States, and the largest provider of affordable housing in the Pacific Northwest, the King County Housing Authority (KCHA) is dedicated to the fulfillment of our vision:

That all residents of King County have quality affordable housing.

We are a mission-focused organization seeking two strong and seasoned leaders with knowledge and experience in the operation of quality affordable housing and demonstrated skill in inspiring others, to fill two key roles: our Southwest Regional Manager based in Tukwila and our Northeast Regional Manager based in Bellevue.

The Positions 
The Regional Managers will plan, manage and review the work that is done in and around the Housing Management Division properties in their designated regions, ensuring that KCHA’s high standards are upheld. They will support, coach and direct the Property Managers. As mentors and role models, these individuals set the bar in terms of the high caliber of service provided to our stakeholders.

The Regional Manager also:

  •  Defines, communicates and implements strategic vision. 
  •  Manages activities and associated workflows with an eye on efficiently reaching goals and objectives, while evaluating and modifying operations as needed for increased effectiveness. 
  •  Develops budgets for the assigned region, tracking revenues and expenditures, and ensuring consistent alignment with budgetary expectations. 
  • Reviews property staffing, budgets, and operational reporting. 
  • Works with and through others to ensure region-wide compliance with federal and local regulations. 
  • Presents meaningful information in a compelling way as a public speaker to staff, leadership, officials and others. 
  • Provides ongoing training to staff. 

Ideal Qualifications:

  •  Demonstrated success as a hands-on leader that brings out the best in others
  •  Seasoned experience working directly with under-served populations 
  •  Experience in a high performing affordable housing organization 
  •  Highly organized with strong project management skills and a proven ability to prioritize and handle multiple initiatives simultaneously 
  •  Exceptional communication skills, especially when it comes to communicating with people from diverse cultural and ethnic backgrounds 

The Authority
Since its establishment in 1939, KCHA has played a key role in providing affordable housing options for residents of the metropolitan region surrounding Seattle. KCHA delivers affordable housing and related support services such as education, job training and social services to more than 50,000 local low-income residents. For additional information about KCHA visit our website at

How to Apply 
To be considered, please apply online at: KCHA Regional Manager Application or

Comprehensive Benefits
As a KCHA employee, you and your family will have many options when it comes to medical, dental, and vision insurance plans. Our low employee premiums make high-quality insurance plans affordable.

Our employees are provided with an excellent retirement plan, which includes employer contributions. In addition, employees may participate in a Deferred Compensation program for tax-deferred retirement investment.

Vacation and Leave
Depending on years of service, employees receive between 12 and 24 days of vacation per year; 12 paid holidays; and up to 12 days of paid sick leave per year; other leave includes bereavement leave; paid leave for jury or other civil duties; and leave for military service.

Many Other Benefits
Including tuition reimbursement for qualified staff, transit benefits, life insurance, long-term disability insurance, flexible schedules, an active employee association and more!