Housing Authority of Spartanburg City
  • Spartanburg, SC, USA
  • Full Time

Medical, Dental, Vision, Retirement, Paid Time Off

$32,000 - $35,000 (DOE) 

Duties and Responsibilities:


Under minimal supervision, enhances executive's effectiveness by performing administrative duties for executive management.  Responsibilities may include managing calendars and activity reports for resident services, preparing HUD and DOL reports; assisting with grant writing for resident services and other PHA departments making meeting and event arrangements; preparing reports and financial data; interacting with residents and staff.  Requires strong computer and Internet research skills, flexibility, excellent interpersonal skills, project coordination experience and the ability to work well with all levels of internal management and staff, outside clients and vendors.  Sensitivity to confidential matters may be required.  Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, the following:


  1. Schedules appointments and other commitments as requested. Executive staff with background information and/or supporting documents in preparation for scheduled appointments, meetings, speaking engagements, conferences, etc.
  2. Makes and receives calls to the Executive office staff generally associated with Resident Services or special programs such as RAD (Rental Assistance Demonstration).
  3. Processes incoming correspondence generally associated with Resident Services, RAD or Special Projects. Reviews, proofreads, and formats all correspondence.
  4. Makes and reviews all travel arrangements for Resident Services.
  5. Tracks and maintains external and internal reporting requirements for various agencies, including HUD, State and others. Provides reminders to responsible entities and maintains library of submitted reports.
  6. Maintains SHA's files and records in accordance with HUD's, DOL or other grant provider records retention guidelines and directions including HUD PIH Notices.
  7. Responds to and handles confidential and sensitive information with poise, tact, and diplomacy. Maintains appropriate interpersonal relationships with employees, peers, and consumers.
  8. Researches grants and/or program opportunities, meets with prospective partners and prepares applications and reporting associated with grant funding.
  9. Assists with planning and delivery of Resident Service Functions. Provides requisite materials for scheduled activities. 
  10. Prepares data and communication that enhances public support of SHA residents and resident activity programs.
  11. Coordinate volunteer opportunities and activity
  12. All other duties as assigned.




  1. Must have Bachelor's degree in Business Administration, Public Administration, Accounting, or a related field, is preferred.
  2. Five years of experience in supporting an organization's mission, time management, handling of competing priorities, providing attention to detail and managing stressful situations professionally; or an equivalent combination of college course work and higher education (one year of relevant experience is equivalent to one year of relevant higher education and vice versa).
  3. Excellent interpersonal and problem-solving skills; and the ability to relate to a wide range of issues, people and institutions.
  4. Must have deep respect for the ideas, culture and intelligence of the participants.
  5. Ability to establish rapport and relate sensitively to a multiracial and multicultural group of people and staff.
  6. Excellent interpersonal skills with nonjudgmental approach and style.
  7. Oral and written communications; clerical and organizational skills; conflict resolution; using mainframe and personal computer applications, including Microsoft Windows applications; researching, compiling, analyzing, and evaluating data; technical skills; excellent interpersonal skills with the public and monitoring agencies.
  8. Ability to multi-task in fast-paced environment.
  9. Team player with a positive attitude.
  10. Ability to handle occasional unusual pressure is required.



  1. Must possess a valid SC Driver's License to operate a vehicle from the SHA pool.
  2. Must be insurable by the Authority's fleet insurance carrier. Must be bondable.



The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this position. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the functions. While performing the duties of this position, the employee is regularly required to talk or hear. The employee frequently is required to use hands or finger, handle, or feel objects, tools or controls. The employee is required to stand; walk; sit; reach with hands and arms; climb or balance; and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this position include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, and the ability to adjust focus. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.




Travel may be required, as well as working extended or weekend hours.



The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required of personnel so classified.



Housing Authority of Spartanburg City
  • Apply Now

    with our quick 3 minute Application!

  • * Fields Are Required

    What is your full name?

    How can we contact you?

  • Sign Up For Job Alerts!

  • Share this Page
logo Home About Us Business News Events Photo Gallery Calendar Contact Us FB Twitter Linkedin