Organizational Overview

About Fresh is a Boston area nonprofit on a mission to strengthen communities by getting healthy food to the households that need it most. Our programs are built to be integrated into community health systems.

  • Fresh Truck mobile markets bring affordable, healthy food to Boston neighborhoods
  • Fresh Connect is a pre-paid debit card and analytic platform that enables health care providers to cover the cost of healthy food for patients and measure related health impacts

About Fresh is seeking a sharp as a tack, community leader in the making to own the planning and execution of our Fresh Truck mobile markets. Reporting to the Fresh Truck Program Director, you’ll manage community outreach, program volunteers, and lead shopper communications. You will serve as a key liaison between our wide network of community partners and the Fresh Truck team. This is a highly collaborative role for someone who is resourceful, eager to learn, and dedicated to improving food access and community health in Boston. 

What you’ll do 

  • Support the Fresh Truck Program Director in planning and executing Fresh Truck mobile market programming and new initiatives
  • Be the voice and face of Fresh Truck in communities we serve through nurturing and building partnerships with social service agencies, grassroots organizations, neighborhood advocates
  • Plan, market and execute Fresh Truck events ranging from Pop-up Markets to community-building initiatives with our partner network
  • Own the end-to-end process for Fresh Truck volunteers on Salesforce including; recruitment, sign-up, scheduling, communication, and stewardship as well as system improvements
  • Manage shopper-facing communications through the Fresh Truck hotline, Fresh Truck online store, digital text alert platform, and printed materials
  • Lead shopper focus groups and administer surveys aimed at collecting feedback to improve the Fresh Truck shopping experience
  • Provide direct mobile market operations support

Who you are

  • 2-3 years of experience planning community events, managing volunteers and/or conducting community outreach
  • Possess the cultural and social competency to work across a diverse array of teammates, partners, and communities
  • An advocate for equity in Boston neighborhoods
  • A team player who is excited to take the lead on new initiatives
  • Eager to learn and adapt in changing circumstances
  • Willing to roll up your sleeves to get the job done
  • Being multilingual (ex. Spanish, Haitian Creole, Portuguese, Cantonese) is preferred

Compensation

  • Full-time position with a salary range of $45,000-$50,000
  • Competitive benefits package provided for full-time employees and eligible dependents, including full employer paid health, subsidized dental and vision coverage
  • 3 weeks paid vacation including paid company holidays
  • 403-b retirement savings matching
  • Personal learning and development funds

About Fresh practices equity, inclusion, and belonging throughout our programming, hiring practices, and organizational design to create a culture and environment where diverse perspectives, ideas, and identities are valued and integrated into our way of working and making decisions in service of our mission. About Fresh staff represent a wide range of racial, socioeconomic, gender, religious, and national identities—we value the depth this brings to carrying out our mission. About Fresh is an equal opportunity employer.

We are excited to receive your application! Please submit your resume and a cover letter outlining why you're interested in the Fresh Truck Program Coordinator position. 

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