• Full Time
  • Austin
  • This position has been filled

Website BETCO Consulting, LLC.

Consulting Firm for work force housing

Development Consultant

BETCO Consulting, LLC is a firm specializing in securing financing for the development of affordable housing via Low Income Housing Tax Credit, HOME, Federal HOME Loan Bank, and other public programs.

This position promotes a willingness to stretch and grow – offering opportunities for leadership, development, and public speaking. Responsibilities include interpreting and implementing program rules and regulations in the preparation of documents related to funding applications, as well as assisting in the site selection process. Additional duties may include financial analysis, portfolio analysis, and research.

Essential Functions

Prepare and compile application materials
Develop project checklists
Prepare presentations
Manage documents
Coordinate meetings
Maintain group calendar
Assist in the preparation of financial models
Assist in the preparation of post-award reports
Assist with GIS mapping
Assist with other tasks as necessary
Travel may be required, but less than 10% of the time, a valid Texas Driver’s License and clean driving record are required.

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

Knowledge of the Housing Tax Credit Program IRC Section 42
Knowledge of HOME Program (HOME), National Housing Trust Fund Program (NHTF), Community Development Block Grant Program (CDBG), Federal Home Loan Bank, and other HUD Programs and public funding sources
Strong attention to detail
Strong document management skills
Ability to research and interpret various legal documents, contracts, and agreements
Ability to analyze and interpret applicable local municipal, county, state, and federal statute requirements
Ability to aggregate, disseminate, and interpret large amounts of information and data to provide timely and meaningful feedback to clients
Ability to coordinate and prioritize tasks with varying deadlines with minimal supervision
Ability to work both independently and as part of a team
Ability to learn complex procedures quickly
Ability to work in a fast-moving, flexible environment
Excellent verbal and written communication skills, including the ability to effectively communicate with public and agency officials as well as clients
Strong computer skills with emphasis on Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint, Adobe Acrobat, and Google Earth
Ability to use common office equipment/technology
Minimum Qualifications

Two+ years of similar work experience. BA/BS degree or 4+ years of experience preferred. Candidates with previous application preparation, census data analysis, research, real estate work, and/or paralegal work experience are HIGHLY PREFERRED. Other helpful qualifications include GIS, general data analytics, and/or computer system administration or technical support.

We offer an excellent benefits package, including company paid health and dental insurance, a company matched retirement plan, a generous paid time off plan and more.  Please send your resume, cover letter, and three professional references to [email protected]. Please reference “Development Consultant” in the subject line.