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.
National Director of Special Events
Do you have a proven track record of managing a Special Events team, planning and implementing cost effective, event-driven fundraising campaigns through corporate sponsorship, committees, and private donations, all while also working to acquire new donors? If so, we have an opportunity of a lifetime for you!
Part-Time Prayer Partner – Donor Relations
(Hours: Monday/Tuesday/Thursday – 9:00 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. and Wednesday/Friday 8:30 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.)
We have a unique position available for a ministry focused, computer literate, phone savvy individual with a heart for the poor, and a passion for prayer.
Director of Speakers
Do you have experience with church ministry and management, mission outreach, and knowledge of various clergy? If so, there is an exciting opportunity available at Food For The Poor to enhance church relationships, build new ones, and serve those in the greatest need.
Overall Responsibilities: The Director of Speakers will lead the department to acquire contributions and donors through speaking engagements at churches of various denominations in the United States. The Director of Speakers will measure and hold speakers accountable to achieve fundraising goals at weekend assignments; efficiently and cost-effectively organize travel arrangements for the various speaking assignments; and analyze speaker results for each assignment.
The Director of Speakers will be responsible for putting in place plans to hire Catholic speakers to meet current and planned demand for Catholic assignments. The director is also responsible for acquiring speakers of other denominations to meet the demand of fulfilling all speaking engagements. The director will also oversee training for all speakers to reach desired fundraising performance levels.
The Director of Speakers will also oversee the relationship with Archdioceses, Dioceses and Ordinaries, and work with the Executive Director to create a yearly department budget and develop strategies to improve relationships with all denominations throughout the U.S.Qualifications:
To apply for this position, please visit: www.FoodForThePoor.org/speakersdirector
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 email@example.com
Location: Throughout US Relocation: Not necessary Travel: Yes