Child Nutrition Programs Coordinator

New Jersey
Child Nutrition Programs Coordinator

The ideal candidate will be someone who has the experience and ability to effectively plan and manage programs and projects to audiences in low-income communities, and to lead excellent communication efforts between internal and external program partners

Opportunity type
Programs / Agency Relations / Clients
Job responsibilities

Coordinating development, implementation, planning, and leading efforts of programs
Engaging with partners and participating in evaluating program components
Collaborating with internal teams and external partners to provide quality and easily accessible services to program participants
Maintaining highly organized program information and records
Evaluating and improving program activities to guide program participation and expansion
Utilizing and interpreting program data to predict patterns and trends
Facilitating changes with the program site environment to support improvement in program processes and procedures
Representing CFBNJ and nutrition programs at community meetings, coalitions and/ or state events and conferences as related to the position.

Application qualifications

Bachelor's degree in Nutritional Sciences, Social Work, Public Health, or related field preferred
Bi-lingual language skills (English and Spanish/Creole/Bengali) is a plus.
Ability to have a varied work schedule that includes nights and weekends to meet the scheduling needs of partnering organizations and schools.
Must possess a valid driver’s license and reliable means of transportation
Technical aptitude (Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint) is essential for success, along with a positive, can-do attitude, excellent communication and interpersonal skills, a high degree of self-motivation.


As a vital team member in the fight against hunger, you will receive competitive pay, medical, dental, vision, 401k, paid life insurance, holiday pay, paid vacation and sick time, and potential tuition reimbursement.

About the organization

The Community FoodBank of New Jersey provides food for people in need while striving to end hunger in our state. While food distribution is central to our mission, we also deploy several important programs aimed at addressing the root causes of hunger for people of all ages and backgrounds.