Career Opportunities

Family and Children Program Coordinator

Job Description: Under the direction of Interfaith Social Services’ Food Pantry Manager, the Family and Children Program Coordinator will oversee all seasonal assistance initiatives for the thousands of families and children served by Interfaith’s food pantry.

Type of position: Part-time, approximately 25 hours a week

Hours: Monday through Friday 9:30am – 1pm and Wednesday evenings from 5-7pm

Location: Quincy, MA

Responsibilities:

  • During the holiday season the Family and Children Program Coordinator will supervise a team of volunteers to conduct all client intakes for the holiday initiatives
  • Manage Interfaith Social Services’ client management database – ensure accurate data entry and volunteer training
  • Act as the backup food pantry manager
  • Oversee the collection, coordination and organization of all donations for each seasonal initiative
  • Supervise teams of corporate and community volunteers for donation sorting and assembly events

Qualifications:

  • Exceptional attention to detail
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment
  • A desire to serve those in need
  • Extremely comfortable with personal interactions, including: speaking on the phone and one on one with clients, donors and business contacts
  • Extensive experience and understanding of Microsoft Excel and G Suite
  • Comfort and confidence conducting large amounts of data entry
  • Must be able to stand, walk, bend, and lift up to 50 lbs

Benefits include: Paid holidays, vacation time, sick time, employer contribution to a 401k retirement plan, wellness and fitness reimbursement.

Application: Interested applicants may send a resume and cover letter to rdoane@interfaithsocialservices.org. Please include the job title which you are applying for in the subject field of the email.

*Please note, due to the current public health emergency employees must be vaccinated against COVID-19 in order to work at Interfaith Social Services' offices. Exceptions will be made for individuals who have medical verification as to why they can not receive the vaccine.  

*Our recruiting data suggests that underrepresented applicants often downplay their skills. Even if your experience doesn't exactly match the qualifications listed, we still want to hear from you. Please apply.

Interfaith Social Services
Founded in 1947, Interfaith Social Services provides our community with the resources needed to sustain a healthy and fulfilling life; we are dedicated to alleviating hunger, providing mental health counseling, and preventing homelessness. Interfaith’s food pantry is one of the largest in Greater Boston distributing over 600,000 meals to hungry local residents every year. www.InterfaithSocialServices.org.