Lowcountry Housing Trust
Established in 2004, the Lowcountry Housing Trust (LHT) is a non-profit community development loan fund based in Charleston, South Carolina, that provides financing for the production and preservation of workforce and affordable housing, and actively encourages policies that reduce barriers to such production. Working with both non-profit and for-profit developers, LHT encourages and funds the construction and rehabilitation of environmentally-sustainable homeownership and rental housing in Beaufort, Berkeley, Charleston, Dorchester, and Georgetown counties.
LHT strives to be a catalyst in our community for the production and preservation of affordable housing while also being a good steward of the funds that are entrusted with us. We do not take this trust lightly and continue to hold ourselves to the highest standards of fiduciary responsibility. We have leveraged investments into LHT over the past 5 years at a rate of $12 for every $1 dollar committed.
Financial and social impact on the local community includes:
• Loans made: 95 loans to developers and 100 loans to homebuyers
• Projects financed: $13.2 million in community development financing
• Community impact: $101 million in affordable housing developments
• Affordable housing units created: 750
• Families and individuals served: 1,615
• Jobs created: 2,125
To learn more visit, www.lowcountryhousingtrust.org
See attached position description.
Competitive nonprofit salary and benefits, based on experience.
How to Apply
Interested individuals should send a resume and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org and reference “Loan/Program Officer” in the subject line of your email. The deadline for the position is December 13th, 2011.
Job Description Loan Officer.doc