Employment Opportunities at MANNA FoodBank

Thank you for your interest in employment at MANNA FoodBank.  There are three (3) jobs available at this timeThe online job application link is at the bottom of this page.

When jobs are posted, please carefully read the detailed description, and the list of duties & responsibilities, before applying, to make sure that you have the skills that meet our needs.  We hope you continue to check here for future opportunities for which you may be qualified.


GRANTS MANAGER – 7/17/19

We are seeking a methodical and strategic grants manager with a proven track record of success in grant writing and a passion for ending hunger in Western North Carolina. This position is a dynamic position that is responsible for a large portfolio of local, regional, state and national grant partnerships and for enthusiastic prospect research in search of new funding sources.

The Grants Manager is responsible for managing overall grant efforts, budget preparation, preparing frequent progress reports, ensuring compliance with grant requirements, managing grant databases and building positive relationships with key grant partners.  Additionally, our Grants Manager prepares proposals and updates for our United Way partners in Buncombe, Henderson and Haywood Counties.  The person in this role works in direct partnership with our Program Managers and Directors who implement our grant related efforts.

Qualifications:  

  • Three to five+ years of successful grant writing experience is required
  • Minimum four year college degree required
  • Demonstrated passion and concern for issues related to poverty and hunger
  • High degree of proficiency in managing complex budgets and reporting
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills, with attention to detail and accuracy
  • Demonstrated strengths in project planning and organizational and time management skills
  • High level of proficiency in computer skills including; Internet Search, Microsoft Outlook, Word, Excel,  & Power Point
  • Maintains a professional appearance at all times and represents MANNA in diverse settings
  • Strong interpersonal skills; ability to work effectively in team oriented, collaborative settings both internally and externally
  • Ability to work comfortably in a multi-tasking environment for extended periods of time
  • Must provide proof of current, valid North Carolina driver’s license with clean MVR and auto insurance

Please see the attached job posting for full position details.

COMPENSATION & BENEFITS 

MANNA offers a competitive compensation and benefits package including a generous PTO program, 401K, Health, Dental, & Vision plans.

APPLICATION PROCESS

To apply, please complete the MANNA application and include a cover letter at https://www.mannafoodbank.org/careers/

  • Please, no phone calls or faxes
  • Application deadline: July 28, 2019

MANNA FoodBank is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to recruiting a broadly diverse pool of qualified candidates for the position. 

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FOOD DRIVE COORDINATOR – 7/16/19

MANNA FoodBank is currently seeking a highly organized, energetic, and creative team player for the position of Food Drive Coordinator.

The Food Drive Coordinator is responsible for developing relationships with current donors and cultivating new ones with potential donors around the activities associated with Food Drives and Fund-Raising activities. This position will work to secure donated food and funds through community food drives aimed at schools, workplaces, faith communities, and neighborhoods. The FDC will train and coordinate  core groups of volunteers for food drives and other food sourcing events. They will work collaboratively with other MANNA staff (development, operations, and volunteer departments) and other organizations that carry out traditional food drives and food sourcing events: Mountain State Fair, Ingles Giving Tree, National Associations of Letter Carriers, Student Food Drive, and other food sourcing events.

Qualifications:  

  • Bachelor’s Degree preferred, minimum of high school diploma or equivalent plus 2-4  years related experience such as food bank, fund raising, or other non-profit required
  • Must provide proof of current, valid North Carolina driver’s license with clean MVR and auto insurance
  • Outstanding skills in both oral and written communication; demonstrated ability to communicate with tact and to provide a high level of customer service; proven ability to communicate professionally and effectively with a diverse group of constituencies including staff, volunteers, and the public
  • Track record of success in roles that required leadership, planning, and program/organizational development
  • Demonstrated computer proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite, Outlook, and general database management
  • Maintains a professional appearance at all times and represents MANNA in diverse settings

See complete Food Drive Coordinator job description here.

COMPENSATION & BENEFITS 

MANNA offers a competitive compensation and benefits package including a generous PTO program, 401K, Health, Dental, & Vision plans.

APPLICATION PROCESS

To apply, please complete the MANNA application and include a cover letter at https://www.mannafoodbank.org/careers/

  • Please, no phone calls or faxes
  • Application deadline: July 23, 2019

MANNA FoodBank is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to recruiting a broadly diverse pool of qualified candidates for the position. 

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CORPORATE ENGAGEMENT MANAGER – 7/5/19

NOTE: The application deadline has been extended to July 24.

MANNA FoodBank is currently seeking an experienced Corporate Engagement Manager to manage, nurture, cultivate, and grow our corporate engagement with local businesses, corporations, national partners through our umbrella organization, Feeding America, corporate volunteer groups and area United Way organizations.

The Corporate Engagement Manager is a newly created position and will be a very important, dynamic role within our strong MANNA FoodBank Development team. This position has primary responsibility for building and strengthening relationships with existing corporate supporters and for growing our corporate donor base.

The ideal candidate will be a dynamic, articulate self-starter with an excellent track record in building positive relationships and growing engagement with corporate partners. The individual in this role will be responsible for a significant portion of our $ 3.8+ million fundraising goal.

Additionally, the ideal candidate will be a consummate team player that coordinates interrelated responsibilities well with other team members who have shared priorities around our common goals.  A person who thrives in a fast paced environment is essential.

Position Summary:

The Manager of Corporate Engagement will be responsible for deepening engagement and recognition for our very large portfolio of existing supporters while actively pursuing new and emerging opportunities across Western North Carolina and beyond.

This role will be responsible for growing our Sweet Dreams/Full Plates campaign that engages over 40 local hotels, our Hops for Hunger campaign that engages 25+ local craft beverage establishments, our local cause marketing campaigns, as well as national accounts including but not limited to Wells Fargo, Bank of America, Morgan Stanley Darden Corporation and many other important partners.

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent and 5+ years of successful fundraising and corporate engagement experience
  • Demonstrated experience in corporate relations is required
  • Strong relationship building skills with a wide variety of corporate partners and community leaders
  • Excellent oral and written communication/presentation skills suitable for a wide variety of audiences and effective internal and external communication skills
  • Successful record of leadership, planning, project management, and organizational skills
  • Must be a positive team player with experience in working in a fast paced environment
  • Problem solver, self-starter, and is able to respond quickly to changing requirements
  • Proven ability to solicit financial and non-financial resources and accurately steward them
  • Demonstrated ability to work independently and collaboratively, and meet deadlines
  • Experience working with volunteers is preferred
  • Demonstrated proficiency in the use of Microsoft Office Suite and Outlook
  • Maintains a professional appearance at all times and represents MANNA in diverse settings
  • Must provide proof of current, valid North Carolina driver’s license and ability to travel throughout our 16 county region
  • Must possess basic knowledge of, and commitment to the mission of MANNA FoodBank
  • Must demonstrate sensitivity and passion related to issues of poverty and hunger relief

See complete job description here.

COMPENSATION & BENEFITS 

MANNA offers a competitive compensation and benefits package including a generous PTO program, 401K, Health, Dental, & Vision plans.

APPLICATION PROCESS

To apply please complete the MANNA application and include a cover letter at https://www.mannafoodbank.org/careers/

  • Please, no phone calls or faxes
  • Application deadline: July 24, 2019

MANNA FoodBank is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to recruiting a broadly diverse pool of qualified candidates for the position.  _______________________________________________________________________________________

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