Volunteer: Hiring Strategy for Friedens Food Pantry


Austin, TX

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Help Friedens Food Pantry build a team of talented and passionate people to help their organization meet its goals with a comprehensive recruitment strategy.

Our Mission

Friedens Food Pantries is the largest network of community food centers in Milwaukee building community through nourishment.

Our Strategic Areas Of Focus Include

  • Food Access
  • Food Education & Wellness
  • Food Sustainability
  • Food Advocacy
  • Community Connections

What You’ll Work On

  • Recommendations on active and passive recruiting and proper channels to pursue candidates
  • Guidelines for hiring process, including order and number of interview rounds, reference checks, and general best practices for an inclusive interview
  • Effective interviewing techniques and clear, consistent standards for evaluating candidates
  • Tips for negotiating details such as compensation package and title

Additional Details
We are a small organization (currently 4 FTE, 4 AmeriCorps interns) that received a transformational grant to bring on a fundraising staff member. We posted a job description for a Fund Development Manager but had very little luck recruiting candidates. We need help updating the job and improving our recruitment strategy.

Your Skills

  • Human Resources
  • Talent Recruitment

Your Experience

  • Recruiting background
  • Experience in sourcing, interviewing, and hiring candidates

Your Availability

  • Works remotely from anywhere
  • 15-20 hours over 2-4 weeks

Why You’ll Love Volunteering With Us

  • Enhance your skills while supporting a cause you care about
  • Gain samples of work & references to add to your portfolio
  • Directly impact a community organization on the ground
  • Work remotely & create your own schedule

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