Home Delivery Program Coordinator

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Lakeview Pantry is looking for a Home Delivery Program Coordinator.

Come work for a cause you can believe in – at an organization that will believe in you!

Scope and Responsibilities

This individual will coordinate Lakeview Pantry’s Home Delivery Program, which serves 850+ people with home-delivered food every month. Oversees and ensures a fair and organized system for food distribution. Supervises all aspects of procurement, storage and distribution of goods. Primarily works out of The Hub location (5151 N. Ravenswood) Tuesdays & Fridays from 9:30am-5:30pm and Wednesdays, Thursdays, and Saturdays from 8:30am-4:30pm.

Essential Job Functions
  1. Independently train and supervise program volunteers through shifts involved in prep, packing, and distribution of home deliveries, including on-site within neighboring senior buildings.
  2. Assist the Manager of Home Delivery in growth and expansion, as well as improving efficiency of the program.
  3. Engage in phone outreach with clients for screening, program overview, enrollment, and scheduling. Use phone interpretation services to engage with clients using other languages.
  4. Act as an ambassador of Lakeview Pantry to the larger community, helping the Manager of Home Delivery to develop and further foster relationships with community partners.
  5. Collect, store, and distribute food according to Pantry, state, and federal guidelines.
  6. Manage inventory and develop healthy menus for deliveries.
  7. Maintain Pantry site sanitation that meets or exceeds government and monitoring agencies’ standards.
  8. Create and track benchmarks of the program’s success, and make recommendations for improvement.
Qualifications
  1. High School Diploma or GED
  2. 1 – 2 years work experience in customer service, social services or grocery.
  3. Valid driver’s license and ability to drive a cargo van.
  4. Working knowledge of Microsoft Office and Google Suite.
  5. Bilingual (Spanish or Russian) preferred.
  6. Strong organizational skills.
  7. Strong human relations skills.
  8. Creative and motivated self-starter. 
  9. Excellent written, verbal and presentation skills.
  10. Proven ability to work independently and as a member of a team.
  11. Ability to handle volatile situations calmly, professionally and respectfully.
  12. An understanding of and belief in, the importance of food security for everyone.
  13. Ability to work a flexible schedule including evenings and Saturdays.

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