Director of Programs

July 20, 2021

Company Name:
Second Harvest Community Food Bank

Title of Position:
Director of Programs

Primary Functions of the Position: To assist in our process of capturing, handling, and distributing food in the 19 counties we serve through our direct service programs. To be a community advocate that hunger is unacceptable. To uphold and achieve success through our mission, vision, and values.

Primary Responsibilities:
Manage the direct service programs to support Second Harvest Community Food Bank, including:
• Manage daily activities associated with the capture, safe handling, and distribution of product through Second Harvest direct service programs throughout our 19-county service territory
• Manage Programs Staff focused on Second Harvest’s initiatives around nourishing seniors, children, and families
• Provide support to the Chief Operating Officer to establish an annual operations budget and monitor expenditures for purchases within the organization’s budget
• Manage, train, and promote professional development for all Programs Staff
• Manage the volunteer process including, but not limited to, intake, orientation, and reporting while providing a safe, positive, and rewarding experience for our volunteers
• Ensure positional, company, and departmental goals are being achieved
• Ensure a safe, respectful, and ethical environment for all donors, staff, volunteers, and members
• All other duties assigned
Adhere to all policies and standards set forth by Second Harvest Community Food Bank in accordance to Feeding America standards, in addition to local, state, and federal regulation

Position Requirements:
• Demonstrated experience to perform necessary functions of the job required
• Bachelor of Science or Bachelor of Arts preferred
• Proficient with Microsoft Office Suite
• Strong written and oral communication skills
• Ability to meet deadlines
• Ability to work independently and as a team to meet goals and objectives
• Ability to work some nights and weekends

This job description is intended to describe the essential functions of the job, and is not intended to be an all-inclusive list of accountabilities and activities to perform the job. This description subject to change based on the needs of the organization.

Link to Application:

Name of Contact:
Chad Higdon

Email Address of Contact:

Job Posting Expires:
July 30, 2021