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OrganizationHabitat for Humanity of Greater Charlottesville
TypeFull Time
Application DeadlineAugust 12, 2017
College Degree Required?Yes
Phone(434) 293-9066


Habitat for Humanity of Greater Charlottesville is currently seeking a full-time Homeowner Services Associate to assist with homeowner selection and support. The Homeowner Services Associate will be the “frontline” of our Homeowner Services Department and will play a fundamental role in working with community members to achieve their goal of safe, decent and affordable housing. Ability to work effectively and compassionately with those from all socioeconomic backgrounds a must.

Resume AND cover letter required. No phone calls please. Applications will be accepted on a rolling basis until position is filled.

HFHGC is an EOE. Women, minorities and protected individuals such as those covered by Section 3 are encouraged to apply.

Job Duties

  • Provide outreach to the community regarding potential Homebuyer Partnerships
  • Schedule and lead Applicant Information Meetings
  • Manage publicity for Homeowner Selection and Support
  • Assist with processing of applications, including running credit reports, requesting documentation, setting up files, scheduling interview appointments, etc.
  • Manage Habitat Homebuyer files and track documents
  • Assist with partnership meetings; arrange for space and food, coordinate guests, send reminders, manage RSVPs, etc.
  • Other duties as assigned by Homeowner Services Manager

Skills Required

  • Bachelor’s Degree preferred
  • Excellent writing and communications skills
  • Ability to work effectively and compassionately with low-income residents.
  • Ability to develop and maintain effective working relationships with volunteers, colleagues and Board and committee members
  • Demonstrated ability to multi‐task, plan, organize, and implement multiple projects and meet deadlines
  • Command knowledge of Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook and other common non‐profit database software
  • Flexibility to work occasional nights and weekends
  • Commitment to Habitat for Humanity’s mission of service to others and to lending a hand to community members enmeshed in generational, housing poverty
  • Positive, “can do” personality