Partnership & Outreach Specialist, Zero Hunger Academy

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The Hunger Center seeks a Partnership & Outreach Specialist, Zero Hunger Academy, to recruit partner organizations and support their participation with Zero Hunger Academy, our online hub for free advocacy and education resources. The Specialist will report to the Senior Manager, Communications & Engagement, and support business development, coordinate public engagement campaigns, and evaluate these efforts.


  • You have exceptional communication skills, and love connecting people and organizations to useful resources.
  • You are a flexible, self-starting team player, and enjoy making things run well and finding creative solutions to challenges.
  • You excel at keeping track of details and carrying a project past the finish line, owning the process from beginning to end.
  • You thrive in a team-oriented, multi-cultural, multi-generational environment.
  • You have 3-5 years of experience working in business development, marketing, public relations, sales, or campaigns.
  • You have a commitment to centering racial equity and justice in your work and a desire to create a world where everyone has access to affordable, nutritious, and culturally appropriate food.
  • You have experience with Microsoft Office applications and cloud-based platforms (e.g., Salesforce, Box, Smartsheet, Trello) and love creating systems to keep project resources organized.
  • You demonstrate strong time management skills and can plan ahead, set priorities, and deliver on projects independently.
  • You successfully communicate with diverse stakeholders in person, on the phone, in writing, and via video call.
  • You have earned an associate degree or higher.


You will lead outreach to develop new partnerships and help strengthen existing partnerships with organizations who utilize Zero Hunger Academy to educate their stakeholders about the problem of hunger and the critical role that public policy plays in addressing food insecurity. You will coordinate campaigns such as the End Hunger in 30 Challenge. You will collect and analyze data to help us increase usage of Zero Hunger Academy resources and better understand what types of advocacy actions individuals take after participating in a Zero Hunger Academy learning opportunity.

To be specific, you will:

  • Research and develop a roster of potential partner organizations including but not limited to food banks, direct service organizations, student groups, faith-based groups, and corporate social responsibility programs.
  • Conduct outreach to new and returning partner organizations to explore ways they can utilize Zero Hunger Academy resources in their existing calendar or programming.
  • Ensure a smooth onboarding process to promote partner satisfaction, foster partner retention, and increase usage of Zero Hunger Academy.
  • Develop promotional materials to help recruit partner organizations and individuals to participate in public engagement campaigns such as the End Hunger in 30 Challenge.
  • Implement outreach and engagement strategy to promote public engagement campaigns such as the End Hunger in 30 Challenge and provide ongoing support to partner organizations during active campaigns.
  • Design and implement satisfaction surveys for both partner organizations and end users, and analyze satisfaction survey data and implement recommendations.
  • Utilize Salesforce to manage partner cultivation and ongoing relationships and track campaign engagement and key performance metrics.
  • Support development of grant reports to Zero Hunger Academy donors.


This is a full-time, exempt position based in Washington, D.C. We are remote for now, but plan to return to the office a minimum of two days a week in the first quarter of 2022, while maintaining hybrid schedules in the future.

The salary range for Specialist roles starts at $50,000, with exact salary depending on experience.

The Hunger Center provides an attractive benefits package that includes employer-paid health, dental, life and disability insurance, a retirement plan that includes a 4% employer match contribution, and a generous paid-time-off policy, including a one-week organization-wide vacation at the end of each calendar year.

Please be aware that all Hunger Center employees must be fully vaccinated against the Coronavirus unless a reasonable accommodation is approved.

To be considered, please apply through the linked webform. People of color, women, people with disabilities, Veterans, LGBTQ people, returning citizens, and gender non-conforming people are strongly encouraged to apply. The Hunger Center is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE).

Applications will be accepted until our ideal candidate is identified. Candidates are encouraged to apply promptly, as the review of applications will begin immediately. Only applications submitted via the link above will be considered; all other inquiries about the position should be directed to hr@hungercenter.org. No phone calls, please.


The Hunger Center seeks a Partnership & Outreach Specialist, Zero Hunger Academy, to recruit partner organizations and support their participation with Zero Hunger Academy, our online hub for free advocacy and…

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    Diploma de Tecnólogo Requerido
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Pelo menos USD $50.000
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O trabalho pode ser executado em ou perto de Washington, DC
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Washington, DC, USA

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