Bilingual Client Services Representative

Job Type

Full Time

Salary

Details: Competitive hourly rate

Published

05/29/2018

Address

219 Riggs Road Northeast
Washington
District of Columbia
20011
United States

Description

Food & Friends provides freshly prepared meals, nutrition counseling, and friendship to people living with AIDS, cancer, and other life challenging illnesses. Our team of fifty-five employees and thousands of volunteers delivers meals and hope to people living in the District of Columbia and several counties across Maryland and Virginia. There is no charge or income qualification for our services, which are rendered solely on the basis of medical need.

 

We seek a bilingual (English/Spanish) Client Services Representative to serve as the primary liaison between Food & Friends and its clients for all meal service and delivery matters. The Representative will:

 

  • answer phone calls from clients pertaining to service and delivery;
  • maintain client files;
  • work with clients, community providers, and representatives of program service departments to resolve problems and address concerns;
  • ensure that all program service departments have the most recent client data available;
  • make calls to discontinued clients for updates pertaining to resumption of service;. and
  • complete administrative duties related to client service initiation.

 

This is an outstanding entry-level opportunity for a professional seeking experience in social services or nonprofit work. 

 

The successful candidate will have a BA/BS, demonstrated interest in nonprofit work or social services, fluency in Spanish, excellent time management skills, attention to detail, and an appreciation for diversity. Knowledge of issues pertaining to HIV/AIDS and/or cancer is desirable. Must be willing to work some holidays. Offer of employment is contingent upon a pre-employment drug test.

 

Food & Friends provides a competitive hourly rate and generous benefits. Our staff enjoys a high quality, diverse work environment that includes short Fridays and casual dress. Food & Friends is Metro accessible, and has free on-site parking.

Benefits

Medical insurance

Dental insurance

Disability insurance

Life insurance

Flexible spending account

Retirement plan

Free parking

Paid holidays

Paid sick leave

Paid vacation

Personal days

Short Fridays


Level of Language Proficiency

English (fluent)

Spanish (fluent)

Professional Level

None specified

Minimum Education Required

4-year degree

How To Apply

apply@foodandfriends.org

To apply, please submit a cover letter, salary requirements, and resume to:

 

Mr. Lucas Ginn

Food & Friends

219 Riggs Road, NE

Washington, DC 20011

Fax: 202-635-4263

Email: apply@foodandfriends.org

No phone calls, please

 
Food & Friends is an Equal Opportunity Employer



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