|Food Bank Name||East Texas Food Bank
|Post Date||August 22, 2016|
|Job Title||Communications & Marketing Director|
|Description||Communications & Marketing Director position available in Tyler, TX through the Feeding America network. Learn how you can help end hunger in America.|
•Develop and execute a comprehensive ETFB marketing plan that will maintain its strong brand identity and organizational image.
•College degree in a relevant field and/or equivalent work experience.
|Deadline||September 30, 2016|
|How to Apply||
Qualified candidates may email resume and cover letter to Human Resources at HRDir@easttexasfoodbank.org.
|About the Organization||
The mission of the East Texas Food Bank is to fight hunger and feed hope in East Texas. The Food Bank’s team is dedicated to building community awareness and creating an efficient food distribution network to eliminate hunger in East Texas. Staff is committed to embodying the Food Bank’s values in all activities. Relationships are based on collaboration and respect. Resources are leveraged in a manner that is strategic and cost effective in order to achieve the Food Bank’s mission and goals. Established in 1988 by a small group of local citizens, the East Texas Food Bank addresses the critical issue of hunger in East Texas. Nearly two decades later, the Food Bank has expanded its scope of services building on partnerships with hunger-relief organizations while at the same time bringing new programs and services to alleviate hunger. The Food Bank procures, sorts, inspects, processes, and distributes food and other grocery products to hungry people through a network of community- and faith-based organizations throughout 26 counties. The Food Bank provides information about the region that is used to educate public and governmental officials about the nature of and solutions to the problem of hunger. The Food Bank, a member of Feeding America, will continue to expand and extend its programs and services to communities all across the region.
The Communications & Marketing Director is responsible for educating the East Texas Food Bank’s various constituencies about its programs and services and works towards providing a supportive environment for the provision of community nutrition education and the solicitation of financial funding, food donations and volunteers. This position will accomplish these objectives by keeping the East Texas Food Bank (ETFB) in the public eye through collaborative networking, fostering effective media relations and producing compelling print, video, web and social media.