Harvey Kornblum Food Pantry Operations and Procurement Manager

JFS of St. Louis

Operations and Procurement Manager

Harvey Kornblum Food Pantry

Exempt, Full-time,

Salary range for this position is $35,000 – $40,000 or commensurate with experience

Eligible for full-time benefits including Medical, Dental, and Vision Insurance

The Operations and Procurement Manager is responsible for regulating and monitoring a budget, developing relationships with food source managers, placing food orders, receiving and distribution, instituting best practices, coordinating transportation of food products, ensuring food safety and proper food storage, providing excellent client service, and supporting staff and volunteers with the resources needed to complete their jobs safely and effectively. The Operations and Procurement Manger reports to the Pantry Director.

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For 150 years, JFS has provided children, adults and seniors in the St. Louis region with the supports they need to lead vibrant, healthy lives. Through a comprehensive range of services, JFS helps seniors remain independent and connected to the community, reduces hunger, and empowers children to thrive. JFS serves people in need, inclusive of all ages, races, religions, ethnicities, genders, sexual orientations and abilities. Each year, JFS supports the emotional and physical well-being of more than 50,000 children, families, and seniors in the St. Louis community.

The largest food pantry in the region, JFS’ Harvey Kornblum Food Pantry (HKJFP) provides ten days of nutritious food to more than 6,500 children, adults and seniors every month. At HKJFP, clients can also connect with other services to support their well-being, including personal care items, nurse wellness checks, utility assistance, and referrals to community resources. JFS supports families and seniors, alleviates hunger, and improves mental health for all St. Louisans, inclusive of age, religion, race, gender, sexual orientation and ability.

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