Employment — Non-profit Career Opportunities
Food For The Poor seeks compassionate, capable individuals to help us further our mission of serving those in greatest need. Our organization relies on a dedicated staff to partner with donors in bringing relief to poverty-stricken communities.
If you’re someone who feels a call to serve the poor by offering time and talent in one of the jobs listed below, we encourage you to submit your resume for that position.
Would you like to use your photojournalism expertise to help less fortunate children and families in developing countries throughout the Caribbean and Latin America? As a Staff Photographer, you’ll travel throughout the countries we serve to document the need that exists, and work with the Creative Department to create compelling fundraising materials through storytelling. Your work will play a key role in furthering Food For The Poor’s mission to provide emergency aid and long-term development projects for the impoverished.
To apply for this position, please visit: www.FoodForThePoor.org/photographer
Donor Services Representative ―Donor Services
If you are bilingual English/Spanish, have the kind of “gold standard” customer service skills that make people feel valued, and are compassionate, reliable, attentive, and personable, we have a great opportunity for you.
Respond to and/or initiate telephone calls, written correspondence, or email to donors and other individuals who have questions, concerns, or request information. Perform front desk receptionist responsibilities as needed.Qualifications:
To apply for this position, please visit: www.FoodForThePoor.org/donorservicesrep
Donor Processing Clerk ―Donor Processing
If you are a detail-oriented person with great data entry skills and a heart for the poor, we have a great opportunity for you in our Donor Gift Processing Department.
Maintain database by entering new donor information and updating existing donor’s information accurately. Scan checks, open and sort mail, complete reports.Qualifications:
To apply for this position, please visit: www.FoodForThePoor.org/dataentry
Church, School, and Community Development Project Coordinator
Are you an organized, determined, charismatic fundraiser? Are you passionate about building relationships and helping the poor? Food For The Poor is seeking a talented person with integrity who will serve as a direct link between the organization and churches, schools, and community groups that may wish to partner with Food For The Poor on relief and development projects. Your hard work will result in tremendous blessings for needy people in the Caribbean and Latin America, and also for the groups you will connect with here in the U.S.
Overall Responsibilities: Initiate, create and develop long-term relationships with groups to foster their commitment, develop partnership arrangements, increase donations and raise funds to help the poor.
To apply for this position, please visit: www.FoodForThePoor.org/churchcoordinator
Assignment Coordinator – Speakers Bureau
Our Speakers Bureau is seeking an individual with excellent customer service skills who is comfortable making outbound telephone calls to clergy and churches throughout the United States.
Obtain, schedule, and coordinate weekend assignments for Speakers to share the plight of the poor on behalf of Food For The Poor.
To apply for this position, please visit: www.FoodForThePoor.org/assignment
Responsible for conceptualization and design of direct mail campaigns as well as all other fundraising print materials such as brochures, catalogs, posters, invitations and advertisements. Materials created will support all departments within the organization and must utilize Food For The Poor’s look and identity. Other responsibilities include creating program materials, branding of special events and graphics for the Web, as well as preparing files for high volume print production.
Skills & Qualifications:
Education: Degree in graphic design or related field with ongoing education to keep up to date on all relevant computer programs and trends.
Experience: A minimum of five years’ experience in direct mail/print industry. Fundraising background preferred, but not required.
To apply for this position, please visit: www.FoodForThePoor.org/graphicdesigner
Campaign Advisor – Donor Relations
Food For The Poor is looking for a compassionate, upbeat Campaign Advisor for our Donor Relations Department. At ease with speaking over the telephone and praying with donors, the ideal candidate is a team player who is not easily discouraged and maintains a positive attitude in an energetic fundraising environment. The hours for this position are Monday, Tuesday, and Thursday 12:00 pm – 8:30 pm; Wednesday and Friday 8:30 am – 5:00 pm.
To apply for this position, please visit: www.FoodForThePoor.org/campaignadvisor
Clergy for our Speakers Bureau
Are you interested in preaching in the U.S. on behalf of Food For The Poor’s ministry to destitute families throughout the Caribbean and Latin America? As opportunities become available throughout the year, we hire English-speaking and bilingual (Spanish/English) Catholic and Episcopal priests and Lutheran pastors.
Your participation will open hearts to the gospel message and create public awareness of the Third World’s plight. Through your involvement, you will help Food For The Poor provide needy families with food, medicine, basic housing, education and more.
Share the Gospel * Serve the Poor * Join the outreach of Food For The Poor
For more information, call Joan Vidal toll-free 877-654-2960 ext. 6419 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Location: Throughout US Relocation: Not necessary Travel: Yes