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Hunger Relief Nonprofit Coordinator

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The Operations Coordinator is responsible for supporting all of Food For Free’s hunger relief operations, including: food rescue, facilities, vehicles, data entry, community relations and driver dispatching. This position will also partner closely with our Programs team to support our more direct service programs: Just Eats, Family Meals, Home Delivery, School Markets and Backpack Programs.

General Essential Functions

  • Work with the Operations Manager and Director to evolve systems and communications with our drivers to continuously improve our efficiency, safety, impact, reliability and responsiveness
  • Manage food distribution facilities and food/supply inventory
  • Ensure all food acquisition and distribution is tracked and easily reportable
  • Help maintain truck fleet, cold storage, and other equipment
  • Other duties as assigned

Relationships/Communications

  • Lead the team’s Community Relations initiatives, by building, developing, and maintaining positive relationships with all food donors and recipients
  • Develop an understanding of food donor/recipient needs and expectations

Essential Skills

  • Commitment to social justice, and food justice in particular
  • Personal honesty and integrity
  • 1-3 year(s) professional experience; nonprofit, events, hospitality, facilities, or other relevant backgrounds accepted
  • Salesforce experience preferred, willingness to learn required
  • Experience in operating electric pallet jacks, non-CDL trucks, and cargo vans preferred
  • A high level of proficiency with Microsoft Word and Excel
  • Ability to lift 50 pounds repetitively
  • Confidence and decisiveness balanced with an open, collaborative work ethic
  • A valid driver’s license and clean driving record required
  • Excellent interpersonal/relationship skills - a proactive communicator and comfortable working with people from diverse ethnic, educational, and professional backgrounds

The Operations Coordinator is responsible for supporting all of Food For Free’s hunger relief operations, including: food rescue, facilities, vehicles, data entry, community relations and driver dispatching. This position will also…

Details at a Glance

  • Time Commitment
    Full Time Schedule

Compensation

At least USD 40,000

Benefits

  • 75% Healthcare, Dental, and Vision
  • (2) weeks paid vacation. (3) weeks after your third year, (4) weeks after your fourth
  • Paid Holidays
  • 403(b) Retirement Account and Match
  • 75% Healthcare, Dental, and Vision
  • (2) weeks paid vacation. (3) weeks after your third year, (4) weeks after your fourth
  • Paid Holidays
  • 403(b) Retirement Account and Match

Location

On-site
59 Inner Belt Rd, Somerville, MA 02143, USA

How to Apply

Email a resume to ben@foodforfree.org

Email a resume to ben@foodforfree.org

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