The Compliance Manager will lead the Cascade Management, Inc. (CMI) Compliance Department operations to ensure compliance with all federal laws, state laws, and agency regulations. This position is responsible for developing and updating policies, procedures, processes, and forms relating to the implementation and processing of RD, HUD, and Tax Credit regulations; oversee the audit process in areas such as initial certifications, re-certifications, interim reviews, new move-ins/move-outs, and voucher processing. This position ensures accurate and complete compliance workflow from sites to the corporate office. The Manager position requires organization, attention to detail, is effective at building partnerships, and is enthusiastic about training the audit process and systems to ensure ongoing adherence and accountability to the Affordable Housing regulations.
Implement and manage an audit function for subsidy administration, TRACS, rent collections, and accounts receivable.
Set up tasks for new properties, project specific worksheets for property management software and any necessary initial resident certifications.
Remain current on new law, regulations, technology and changes to the multifamily housing programs that we use in the areas of compliance and subsidy administration. Communicate to all impacted parties within CMI.
Monitor and ensure compliance of State and Federal funding programs: Project Based Section 8, LIHTC and HOME and RD.*
Ensure continuous compliance with housing regulatory agencies (varied) and rules and regulations set forth by Cascade Management, Inc.*
Direct, prepare, transmit, reconcile, and monitor monthly voucher billings for monthly voucher billings for HUD subsidy payments.*
Direct/review tenant certifications/re-certifications and all related paperwork.*
Direct/review periodic and prompt audit response to regulatory agencies and auditors.
Direct, prepare, and/or monitor monthly, quarterly, and annual reporting requirements.*
Monitor and ensure that all tenant/property files are complete and meet all industry guidelines.
Ensure procedures and forms are current with regulatory agencies.
Organize data and prepare reports for property tax exemptions.*
Serve as a resource/liaison for staff, management, and other departments; respond to questions on policy, procedures, rules, and regulations.
Recommend, develop, coordinate, and/or conduct training for employees as it relates to compliance department operations in partnership with the Training and Development Team.*
Identify, recommend, and implement new/changes to policy and procedures for compliance.
Manage/provide support to site and departmental staff with questions directly related to income and asset eligibility, EIV, and their community-specific compliance requirements.*
Maintain a monthly audit of compliance department specialists’ move-in and recertification files to ensure 100% of compliance requirements are consistently met.
Attend audits performed by state agencies and syndicators.
Attend Affordable Multi-Family Housing and Compliance seminars and trainings as directed.
In addition to significant career growth opportunities, full-time employees enjoy a competitive salary, paid holidays, paid time off (PTO), Medical, Dental, Vision, Rx, Life and Disability Insurance, Flex Spending Accounts, and 401k plan.
Cascade Management prides itself on the quality of its employees and as such, candidates who receive a job offer will be required to successfully complete a DMV check, drug screening, and background check.
We would like to thank candidates who submit their interest for this position. Due to the volume of resumes that we receive, only those candidates selected for interviews will be contacted.
Cascade Management Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Applicants with disabilities may request accommodation to complete the application and selection process. TTY 711
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Valid U.S Driver's License and Insurance Required
EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE Bachelor’s Degree (B.A. or B.S.) in Business Administration, Social Services, Human Services, Public Administration, or related field or may substitute additional four years of relevant work experience for the required degree. Four years’ experience in affordable housing, auditing, or other related area, which must include a working knowledge/experience with the HUD 4350.3 handbook and/or IRS Section 42 compliance. RD experience preferred. Prior supervisory and/or management experience. Ability to plan, organize, and conduct audits. Must possess excellent relationship building skills. Demonstrated record of tram building, leadership and professional achievement. Experience working with diverse populations. Strong knowledge of Oregon Landlord/Tenant and Fair Housing Law.
PHYSICAL DEMANDS The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to use hands to finger, handle, or feel objects, tools, or controls; and talk or hear. The employee is frequently required to sit. The employee is occasionally required to stand; walk; reach with hands and arms; and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The employee must frequently lift and/or move up to 10 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move 25-50 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, and the ability to adjust focus.
Internal Number: 1781
About Cascade Management, Inc.
The Pacific Northwest real estate environment has transformed over the past 42+ years, but one element has remained the same: Cascade Management, Inc.’s commitment to providing the best real estate services and property management in the region.
Who we are
We are a team of property managers, project developers, accountants, and consultants who share a passion for helping our neighbors secure high quality housing. Since our founding in 1974, we have infused attentive care for our clients, their residents, and our employees into everything we do.
Property owners have come to associate the Cascade name with exceptional service. In fact, we continue to manage and provide development or consulting services to the majority of properties from our original portfolio.
What we do
We currently provide property management and real estate services to over 250 properties throughout Oregon and Washington, specializing in all market segments. We also lead our market in providing property management, development and consulting services to the affordable housing market as we have done since our inception. Our goal is to provide the highest quality experience to all of our residents....
What you can expect
We believe that our success stems from three core qualities:
Experience. With 42 years of service to our name, Cascade Management has created a tradition of excellence. Our team of real estate professionals has extensive experience in property management, development, resident relocation, capital planning, affordable housing and beyond. Meet our Management Team.
Flexibility. Our management systems are custom-tailored to an individual property’s needs, allowing us to manage all segments of multifamily housing with great success. This allows us to operate an extremely diverse portfolio. Learn about our Low Income Housing.
Trust. We are fair and direct with site staff in setting expectations for which we are fully accountable. Our team loves what we do, and we pride ourselves on providing property management you can rely on. Read our Mission Statement.