NMTC Impact Analyst

  • Clearinghouse CDFI
  • Remote
  • May 21, 2021
Full time Other

Job Description

COMPANY DESCRIPTION:

 

Clearinghouse CDFI is a for-profit, community development financial institution with a mission to provide economic opportunities and improve the quality of life for lower-income individuals and communities through innovative and affordable financing that is unavailable in the conventional market. We are dedicated to building healthy communities, creating financial strength, providing innovative solutions, and funding dreams for tomorrow.

 

As a Certified B Corp, we meet the highest standards of social and environmental performance, transparency, and accountability, and aspire to use the power of business to solve social and environmental problems.

 

PRIMARY PURPOSE:

 

The NMTC Impact Analyst plays a key role in supporting the corporate mission and helping Clearinghouse CDFI remain true to its triple bottom line – people, profit, and planet. The NMTC Impact Analyst has a deep understanding of the socio-economic issues faced by low-income communities and other targeted populations, including African American, Hispanic/Latinx, and Native American. The NMTC Impact Analyst uses this understanding and his/her experience to support, provide recommendations and help execute strategies to enhance the Company's social responsibility efforts, including community impact, accountability and transparency, workforce, and environmental.

 

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

 

  • Negotiates Community Benefit Agreement for each New Markets Tax Credit (NMTC) project with Community Development Entities involved and the borrower before deal closing.
  • Collects, reviews, and evaluates Community Benefit Agreements for each active NMTC project during the compliance period.
  • Leads the methodology, collection, and implementation of NMTC borrower surveys. Continuously improves methodology, process, and procedure.
  • Inputs and tracks NMTC project/borrower metrics and analyze the data to determine community outcomes.
  • Leads efforts to create and execute annual case study on NMTC projects/borrowers.
  • Articulates the findings/analysis of the NMTC data to staff and other stakeholders and use that information to improve impact.
  • Prepares internal and external impact reports related to NMTC, including investor/partner surveys and various compliance reports to certifying agencies.
  • Utilizes Clearinghouse’s Customer Relationship Management system, nCino, to pull reports and create NMTC dashboards.
  • Assists with NMTC Application writing and provides impact data/statistics and research and works closely with NMTC Department team and external consultants for NMTC Applications.
  • Perform other duties that are assigned or required.

 

The above-mentioned essential duties and responsibilities have been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees within this classification.  It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications required of employees assigned to this position.

 

Qualifications:        

The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skills, and/or abilities required for this position.

 

Education and/or experience:

 

  • Bachelor's degree (BA/BS) required
  • Minimum of 2 years of work experience
  • Prefer 1-2 years of experience in impact data/metrics/key performance indicators, and understanding of socio-economic issues for low-income populations and other targeted populations (e.g., African American, Hispanic/Latinx, Native American)
  • Prefer 1-2 years of experience in New Markets Tax Credit

 

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:

 

  • Passion for corporate social responsibility and helping others
  • Ability to communicate effectively in a timely manner, both verbally and written
  • Understanding of survey methodology, collection, and implementation
  • Strong analytical, research and writing skills
  • Experience in grant/application writing, a plus
  • Self-motivated with the ability to handle multiple projects simultaneously
  • Ability to be flexible and to work under pressure
  • Possess a positive attitude and drive for improvement

 

Certifications, Licenses, Registrations:  None Required

 

To apply for this position, please submit your resume and cover letter to HR@ccdfi.com.