Assistant Director, Housing and Planning

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City of Austin Housing and Planning Department
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Overview: Under the general direction of the Director of the Housing and Planning Department, the Assistant Director will have several exciting challenges to address and areas of opportunity in which to excel. Among these opportunities are the need to support the vision for the department; advance the City’s non-discrimination initiatives; and promote outreach, education, and awareness of events for both businesses and community stakeholders. The Assistant Director of the Housing and Planning Department will be instrumental in developing and administering programs responsive to community input. The Assistant Director will provide oversight and collaborative leadership in areas such as planning, zoning and urban design, annexation, historic preservation, and displacement prevention for the City of Austin.
This position is considered open until filled with the first review of resumes to begin May 04, 2021. To be considered, candidates must submit a cover letter and resume to and reference: COAADHP.  Confidential inquiries are welcomed by contacting 888.321.4922 or
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