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We are hiring an Agency Relations Coordinator, responsible to the Programs and Services Director. 30 hrs./wk. Must be available regularly on evenings and weekends. (If a candidate is interested in 40 hrs./wk. and proves to be successful in the position, this position may possibly transition to full-time at 40 hrs./wk. in the fall of 2016). Deadline to apply is 5 p.m. on December 18. See application instructions below.
COMPENSATION: Annual salary $25,000 (.75 FTE)
SUMMARY of POSITION: The ideal candidate for this position is a unique mix of a motivational coach, counselor, educator, trainer, compliance monitor, event planner, and program coordinator. He or she must be able to work in a high-energy, fast-paced environment with constant interruptions and changing deadlines, and be very comfortable juggling priorities, meeting multiple requests, handling a large amount of detailed work, and a high volume of phone and email communications. The main responsibilities include serving as a liaison with nonprofits and religious organizations (partner agencies) that receive food from the food bank for the purpose of serving people experiencing hunger in Lane County. This position is one of a team of two Agency Relations Coordinators that provide a range of assistance, education and training and support to partner agencies. The person in this position must excel at creating and sustaining relationships. This position uses motivational techniques with partner agencies so they can envision excellence and execute plans that will elevate them towards a high level of service delivery.
To apply, please send a cover letter, resume, and completed FOOD for Lane County application by Friday, December 18 at 5:00 p.m. to:
Karen Edmonds, Programs and Services Director
FOOD for Lane County
770 Bailey Hill Road
Eugene, OR 97402
Or by online contact form to Karen Edmonds.