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Community Engagement Manager - Food Recovery (Remote)

Posted by
Move For Hunger
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Red Bank, NJ
New
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Published 20 days ago

This is the chance to join an award-winning national, non-profit organization. As Move For Hunger’s Community Engagement Manager, you will be joining our Programming Team and will report to the Director of Transportation and Logistics. The core of this position will be the development and management of our new fresh food rescue program, which will build upon Move For Hunger’s 10+ years of experience rescuing and transporting food to food banks and pantries across the country. 

This nationwide program will focus on providing essential transportation of fresh food to food banks and pantries from farms, retailers, and other sources. With the support and guidance of the Director of Transportation and Logistics, you will be responsible for the vision, leadership, and execution of the program. Strong candidates will have an interest in mission-driven work, food insecurity, sustainability, logistics, and equitable food systems. This role can be done remotely.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: 

  • Manage and oversee new fresh food rescue program
  • Connect and cultivate strong relationships with food banks, farms, gleaning organizations, and other key stakeholders
  • Conduct ongoing research to enhance program development and implementation 
  • Create new connections and build relationships with freight, logistics, and refrigerated transport companies
  • Be a self-starter who is great at working independently as well as on teams
  • Play a key role in engagement processes for Move For Hunger partners and members of our network
  • Coordinate food transports and food donation deliveries with food banks and transportation companies
  • Manage heavy phone and email communications, data entry, document creation, and mailings
  • Manage processes through Salesforce database and Google Workspace
  • Assist in planning and scheduling meetings, conferences, and travel
  • Travel to industry conferences (when it’s safe to do so), speak about Move For Hunger’s mission, and recruit new members

BONUS: 

  • Knowledge of Salesforce
  • Experience in event planning or project management
  • Experience and relationships with farms, food banks, and hunger relief organizations
COVID-19:

We are working remotely indefinitely due to COVID-19.

This is the chance to join an award-winning national, non-profit organization. As Move For Hunger’s Community Engagement Manager, you will be joining our Programming Team and will report to the Director of Transportation and Logistics. The…

Details at a Glance

  • Time Commitment
    Full Time Schedule
  • Education
    4-Year Degree Required

Salary

$30,000 - $40,000

Benefits

This position is inclusive of health, dental, vision, life insurance and a 401k program. We also have an unlimited vacation day policy.

This position is inclusive of health, dental, vision, life insurance and a 401k program. We also have an unlimited vacation day policy.

Location

Remote
Work may be performed anywhere in United States
Associated Location
Red Bank, NJ

How to Apply

Please submit a detailed cover letter and resume indicating your interest to careers@moveforhunger.org

Please submit a detailed cover letter and resume indicating your interest to careers@moveforhunger.org

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