HUD-Certified Housing Counselor

  • Full Time
  • Baltimore
  • Remote

Website The Associated: Jewish Community Federation of Baltimore


  • Supervise CHAI’s housing counseling staff
  • Plan, organize, and implement all department events
  • Ensure staff professional development and all counselor certifications are maintained
  • Manage HUD audits to maintain CHAI’s HUD certification
  • Complete all monthly and quarterly reports
  • Maintain client and workshop files, both hard copy and in the CMS
  • Implement HUD Quality Control Plan, conducting regular client file reviews
  • Conduct monthly Homebuyer Education Workshops
  • Provide individual pre-purchase, foreclosure prevention, and rental housing counseling
  • Stay informed about private and public incentive programs for first-time homebuyers
  • Collaborate with the CHAI’s Community Development team to promote CHAI’s programs and services
  • Build and maintain relationships with industry professionals
  • Attend CDN and State of Maryland regular meetings and trainings and share information with team
  • Keep in contact with State, City, Healthy Neighborhoods, and lenders to learn about most recent homebuyer incentives and eligibility requirements


  • Minimum of five years’ experience as a housing counselor
  • Management experience, preferred
  • HUD Housing Counselor Certification
  • Certifications in foreclosure prevention, homeownership counseling, homeownership education, and rental housing counseling
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office and common CMS programs
  • Commitment to strengthening diversity, racial equity, and inclusion in communities
  • Ability to maintain confidentially and safeguard client privacy
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Ability to deal with difficult people and problems

Compensation & Benefits
$60,000-$70,000, commensurate with experience

CHAI offers a comprehensive benefits package, including health insurance, 401(k) employer match, life insurance, Long Term Disability (LTD), Flexible Spending Plan, and a complimentary membership to the Jewish Community Center. We make work/life balance a priority, offering generous vacation/sick time and paid parental leave.

Application Process: Electronic submission preferred

HUD Certification required

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