Job Description: The Compliance Specialist reports directly to the Assistant Compliance Manager and indirectly to the Operations Manager. This position is responsible for conducting on-site Management and Occupancy Reviews (MORs) at Project-Based Section 8 properties in ten southern California counties. This position represents LOMOD and HUD to assure that each property’s HUD Assistance Payment (HAP) contract is being administered in compliance with current HUD regulations. This position is the physical link between the owner and LOMOD and provides first-hand technical assistance to the owner/agent.
EXAMPLES OF ESSENTIAL DUTIES:
The Compliance Specialist position is nonsupervisory with no direct reports. The Compliance Specialist conducts on-site audits to assess compliance with federal housing regulations. This position requires a high attention to detail, strong knowledge of Section 8 regulations and frequent local travel. Some overnight travel will be required.
Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:
Associate’s Degree or two (2) years of related experience; one (1) year HUD property management or PBCA experience preferred. Must possess a good driving record and valid California class ‘C’ driver's license. Selected candidate must have or successfully pass Certified Occupancy Specialist (COS) exam within 6 months of employment.