Director of Agency Relations

North Carolina
Director of Agency Relations

At Second Harvest Food Bank, we're passionate about feeding community, improving lives, and working to make our communities healthy and hunger-free.

We are a dedicated and diverse team working together to address hunger and its root causes across an 18-county service area in North Carolina.

End date
Opportunity type
Programs / Agency Relations / Clients
Job responsibilities

Support and strengthen our partner agency network to ensure food reaches our region’s residents facing food insecurity by managing & directing the team responsible for establishing and enhancing relationships between Second Harvest Food Bank of NWNC (SHFB) and partner programs, as well as collaboratively developing innovative, data-informed, and sustainable programmatic solutions to food insecurity issues across our region.

Application qualifications

• Commitment to the vision, mission and values of Second Harvest Food Bank of Northwest NC.
• College degree or equivalent experience (5-7 years) in social services or human services-related field required.
• Minimum of 5 years non-profit supervisory & management experience required
• ServSafe certified or the ability to achieve that certification within one year of employment
• Excellent computer skills: Microsoft Office and ability to quickly learn and master in-house programs
• Excellent organizational, communication, teamwork and relationship building skills; ability to interact effectively with diverse groups of people
• Demonstrated ability to communicate clearly, concisely, and effectively both orally and in writing.
• Ability to prioritize, meet deadlines and produce results on multiple projects and activities in a fast-paced environment
• Critical thinking skills to identify strengths and weaknesses of alternative solutions, conclusions or approaches to problems
• Ability to analyze and interpret demographic, geographic and other relevant data sets as it relates to the Food Bank’s service area and network of partner agencies.
• Excellent customer service skills and ability to train or teach others with clarity, flexibility, and organization.
• Must maintain professional boundaries and confidentiality at all times.
• Ability to work effectively and efficiently with minimal supervision
• Valid North Carolina Driver License and willingness/ability to regularly travel across 18-county service area


We offer competitive compensation and benefits, including medical, dental & vision, short-term disability and life insurance, a 401-k plan, and a family-friendly work environment.