Albuquerque Affordable Housing Coalition (AAHC) is currently seeking to contract with an individual to serve as its coordinator. The coordinator supports the activities and policies of AAHC as established by its Membership and its Executive Committee. This is a part-time position (5-20 hours/week @ $15/hour; maximum 80 hours/month). The AAHC coordinator is hired as an independent contractor. The coordinator must have access to a computer, phone and reliable internet service.
Background: The AAHC is a local nonprofit Coalition that “advocates for preserving, increasing, and diversifying affordable housing for all Albuquerque residents by educating for funding, policy regulation, and systems that support this purpose." The purpose is to support and promote housing that meets broad community goals and adds value to the community, supporting housing that is affordable for all income levels, with particular attention to those most vulnerable to housing insecurity.
Responsibilities: The coordinator researches funding opportunities, participates in advocacy research, organizes meetings for AAHC membership and sub-committees, and maintains membership and partnerships with local and national organizations.
Qualifications and Competencies: The position requires strong organization skills, sound written and oral communication skills, and grant writing and/or fundraising experience is strongly preferred. Research, analysis, interpretation and evaluation skills as well as familiarity with affordable housing issues are also preferred. The position requires someone who is a self-starter and problem solver. People from diverse backgrounds are encouraged to apply. How to Apply.
Please send a letter of interest, your current resume and three references to AAHC at email@example.com.
Application review will begin on March 12, 2018 and continue until position is filled.