Food Access Coordinator

By November 27, 2019 No Comments

Website Sacramento Food Bank & Family Services

Description, Compensation and Benefits:

SFBFS is hiring a Food Access Coordinator to oversee our Food for Seniors efforts. Food for Seniors aims to increase the consumption of healthy foods among Sacramento County residents who are 60 years old and older. This position will help lead our community to better health.

Full-time, non-exempt position; Monday - Friday; occasional weekends and holidays as needed (SFBFS’ Food Bank campus location) Comprehensive benefits including medical/dental/vision/life/AD&D/LTD/retirement and more

Qualifications and Job Requirements:

The Food Access Coordinator is responsible for the following (including but not limited to):

Oversee program logistics for SFBFS’ Food for Seniors efforts. This includes:
  • Maintaining relationships with existing partners and cultivating partnerships with additional community organizations; training partner organizations on program requirements.
  • Conducting site visits of distribution locations to ensure products are being distributed safely and according to program requirements.
  • Facilitating direct food distributions.
  • Overseeing program volunteers and interns.
  • Tracking and managing program activities, client data and statistics. Keeping accurate records of program activities and assisting in the completion of reports.
  • Represent SFBFS at meetings and presentations, as needed.
  • Participate in community outreach events, as needed.
  • Assist with other SFBFS programs and activities, as needed.
  • Other duties as assigned.
  • Bachelor's degree and a minimum of two years of related work experience in program implementation
  • Ability to work with a diverse community, maintaining accurate records and respond to unanticipated events and work independently with limited supervision
  • Reliable transportation and a valid California driver’s license and insurance
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, Publisher, PowerPoint)
  • Bilingual
  • Food Handler Certification – preferred

Application Instructions:

Applicants must submit resume, cover letter, SFBFS’ employment application (found here: to [email protected] which should include three professional references for consideration. No phone calls please.

About the Organization:

Would you like to have meaningful work with an employer that values work-life balance, and colleagues that are all-in, big hearted and solution focused? If so, then SFBFS might be the employer for you! Sacramento Food Bank & Family Services (SFBFS) welcomes people of all backgrounds and circumstances, providing a judgement-free zone for individuals and families throughout Sacramento County. A staff of more than 80 and several thousand volunteers take our mission of fighting food insecurity one step further by offering education and support for families wanting to shape their best tomorrow. More information is available at