Stand By Me Financial Coach

The Food Bank of Delaware is currently accepting resumes for the position of Financial Coach at its Milford location.  The role of the Financial Coach is to provide one-on-one personal financial coaching services through the $tand By Me program to constituencies identified by Stand By Me and/or the Food Bank.  The financial coaching will assist and empower customers to assess their needs and achieve specific financial goals, such as home ownership, debt consolidation, etc.  Services will be offered on-site at partnering organizations.  This may include businesses, educational institutions, state agencies, non-profit organizations, etc.  The Financial Coach will have proficiency in the following:  developing meaningful personal relationships; conducting training and public speaking;  developing and implementing a marketing and outreach plan; and entering data into Stand By Me’s data management system.   In order to be considered an applicant should be courteous and able to communicate well with staff, volunteers and the public and serve as a good representative of the Food Bank in the community.

Additionally they should have the following:

  • Bachelor’s degree or 5 years’ experience in related field
  • Certificate in Personal Financial Coaching (will be obtained on the job)
  • Bi-lingual preferred
  • Valid Driver’s License and reliable transportation
  • Encouraging, motivating and non-judgmental personality
  • Solid working knowledge of the financial industry (including credit, lending, savings, budgeting, etc.)
  • Demonstrated experience in quality customer service
  • Experience at working both independently and in a team-oriented, collaborative environment is essential
  • Flexibility with schedule and during times of program change/adjustments
  • Strong written and oral communication skills
  • Computer literate with emphasis on database management, Excel, Publisher, etc
  • Willingness and ability to learn, understand, and apply new techniques
  • Ability to exercise discretion when handling confidential information
  • Clear drug screening
  • Clear background screening

 

The Food Bank of Delaware is an equal opportunity employer and prohibits discrimination in all of its programs and activities on the basis of race, color, national origin, gender, religion, age, disability, political beliefs, sexual orientation, marital status or family status.

Interested applicants should email their resume with a cover letter and salary requirements to jobs@fbd.org.

 

Inventory Coordinator

 The Food Bank of Delaware is currently accepting resumes for an Inventory Coordinator at its Newark location.  The Inventory Coordinator is responsible for ensuring that the Food Bank of Delaware’s product inventory is accurate ensuring that orders can be filled in a timely manner.

Principal Qualifications:

  • Previous warehouse/inventory experience
  • Must be able to work with minimum supervision
  • Ability to write routine reports and correspondence
  • Ability to communicate effectively in a written and oral manner
  • Ability to add, subtract, multiply and divide in all unites of measure, using whole numbers, fractions and decimals
  • Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of variables in situations where specific or only limited standardization exists
  • Ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram or schedule forms
  • Must have or be able to obtain a ServSafe certification within one year of employment
  • Must maintain a professional attitude and appearance
  • Ability to establish a working relationship with donors, employees, member agencies and the public
  • Familiarity with basic computer programs and databases
  • Clean drug screening
  • Satisfactory background screening

Physical Requirements:

  • Comfortable working in extreme hot or cold temperatures
  • Frequent exposure to moving mechanical parts
  • Must be comfortable in a loud work environment
  • The employee must be able to stand/walk for long periods of time.
  • The employee frequently is required to stop, kneel, crouch, or crawl and talk or hear.
  • The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds.
  • The employee must occasionally push or pull carts or pallet (with equipment) up to 2,000 pounds.
  • Specific vision abilities required by this job include peripheral vision.

Interested applicants should email their resume with a cover letter and salary requirements to jobs@fbd.org

The Food Bank of Delaware is an equal opportunity employer and prohibits discrimination in all of its programs and activities on the basis of race, color, national origin, gender, religion, age, disability, political beliefs, sexual orientation, marital status or family status.

SNAP Outreach Coordinator

The Food Bank of Delaware is accepting resumes for SNAP Outreach Coordinator based out of its Newark and Milford offices. This position will identify partner organizations and target populations in order to optimize SNAP application and enrollment through outreach materials and presentations.  In addition, the SNAP Outreach Coordinator will be responsible for reporting and evaluating all progress and project outcomes to Food Bank and State of Delaware management as deemed necessary.  Bi-lingual (Spanish/English) is highly preferred.  This is a full time position with benefits.

This position requires someone who is friendly and works well with a diverse group of people, including coworkers, managers, volunteers, hunger relief partners and the community at large.  A qualified individual should be flexible, enthusiastic and committed to the Food Bank’s mission.  Additionally they should have the following:

  • High School Diploma or equivalent; degree preferred but not required.
  • Travel is required. Must have valid driver’s license and reliable transportation.
  • Must have very strong self-initiative.
  • Must be able to work cooperatively in a team environment.
  • Strong interpersonal and written skills required with experience dealing with individuals from many different backgrounds, cultures, and races.
  • Must have at least 1 year of previous experience in Community Organizing.
  • Must be able to transport, lift, and carry operating equipment of 20 lbs or more.
  • Willingness to work flexible hours, including nights and weekends. Unusual work hours and unusual environmental conditions are necessary.
  • Preference given to bilingual candidates.
  • DMV and background checks will be required.
  • Must be computer literate.
  • A clean drug screening

The Food Bank of Delaware is an equal opportunity employer and prohibits discrimination in all of its programs and activities on the basis of race, color, national origin, gender, religion, age, disability, political beliefs, sexual orientation, marital status or family status.

Interested applicants should email their resume with a cover letter and salary requirements to jobs@fbd.org