171 Program Manager, Food Programs @ Met Council

171 Program Manager, Food Programs

Position Summary:
This is a key community engagement position. The 171 Lexington Program Manager is responsible for creating a hub of volunteer activity in service of supporting ongoing emergency food delivery throughout the community.
Principal Responsibilities:
• Identify and nurture partnerships with volunteers, donors and community groups to support volunteer activities out of 171 Lexington;
• Identify and engage with non-profit partners and communal institutions to identify individuals and families who could use emergency food packages;
• Support ordering and packing of client’s emergency food packages;
• Implement and maintain inventory control;
• Ensure the space remains a welcoming, exciting, and functional place that supports our program goals and activities.

• Superior customer service skills
• Significant experience with donors and community stakeholders
• Must be closely familiar with local community groups
• Excellent analytical and critical thinking skills
• Solid problem solving skills
• Exceptional time management skills
• Exceptional communication skills—both written and verbal
• Strong knowledge of Windows 10 and all Microsoft Office programs
• Ability to work independently and manage multiple complex tasks simultaneously
• Significant organization skills, with an ability to stay focused on assigned tasks

Skills and Education:
• Associates degree (required); Bachelor’s degree (preferred)
• Fluent In English (required); additional languages helpful
• Knowledge of Kashrut laws (preferred)

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Job Summary

  • Duration: full-time
  • Benefits: paid vacation, sick leave, medical, vision, dental, retirement plans, leave early for Shabbat, Life Insurance
  • Other Benefits: Flexible Spending Accounts (FSA's); Federal and Jewish holidays; Pre-tax Commutation
  • Preferred Experience: Managerial (3-5 years)
  • Preferred Degree: Bachelors
  • Job Posted: 2020-03-11
  • Times this job has been viewed: 308 times
  • Job is posted for: 60 days
  • Job Categories: Community Outreach, Business Manager, Engagement
  • Organization Type: Family Services, Food & Kosher Services
Job Location
Met Council
171 Lexington Avenue
New York , New York 10016


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