Responsibilities include establishing a strong Community Partner Network by supporting the growth and retention of partners, to include community organizations and schools, ensuring partner compliance with all necessary laws, policies, and guidelines regarding safe food distribution. The specialist supports the Director of Partnerships & Programs with identifying and ensuring equitable distribution of product in the region, supporting Strategic Partners, and other special projects.
The Public Relations and Government Affairs Coordinator is responsible for researching, creating, writing, organizing and disseminating information regarding The Idaho Foodbank needs, activities, events, issues and policies. This position is accountable for coordinating statewide communication efforts to inform the media, donors, community leaders, policy makers, partners and other stakeholders about complex issues and policies affecting the food insecure and hunger relief efforts.
This position provides overall statewide coordination of three youth-based programs; the Backpack, School Pantry, and Picnic in the Park food distribution programs. The Children’s Nutrition Coordinator is the contact point for all services in the southwest territory, as well as collaborating with regional personnel for their direct services. This position focuses on equity of programming and product across The Idaho Foodbank’s service area, working closely with branch personnel, inventory control, and operations teams.