NYSEDC's 900 members work to build vibrant, diverse, and sustainable communities throughout New York State.

Field Director: East Regional Team

Field Directors (Directors) deliver NDC’s core services, including technical assistance and capacity-building, to local governments and non-profit corporations. NDC seeks to add another full-time Field Director for its eastern United States team. The position will require substantial travel. We seek candidates who embrace our mission and bring a sense of humor and passion to their work. The person selected for this position will be expected to:

  • Assist community development organizations, non-profits and governments in achieving a wide variety of community development goals.
  • Design, evaluate and implement economic and housing development programs.
  • Evaluate real estate development proposals.
  • Structure incentives and financing packages for real estate and operating businesses.
  • Represent NDC’s programs and services for practical application in client communities. These programs include:
    o Grow America Fund – a small business lending company
    o Corporate Equity Fund – a syndicated fund that purchases housing and historic tax credits
    o HEDC New Markets – a community development entity (CDE) that has received several allocations of New Markets Tax Credits (NMTCs)
    o Housing and Economic Development Corporation – NDC’s development affiliate for public facility and nonprofit real estate projects.
  • Teach public sector and non-profit staff in economic development and housing development finance including
    o Small business credit analysis and financing
    o Commercial/industrial real estate development
    o Affordable and market rate rental and for-sale housing development

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