Programs Coordinator

JOB FUNCTION: Administrative Support
LOCATION: Little Falls, NJ
POSTED: Nov 17, 2022

Our client, one of New Jersey’s largest non-profit is seeking an energetic Programs Coordinator professional to join their Child Nutrition Program.

Salary/Hourly Rate:


Position Overview:

The ideal Programs Coordinator 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. The Programs Coordinator represents the nonprofit and nutrition programs at community meetings, coalitions and/ or state events and conferences as related to the position.

Responsibilities of the Programs Coordinator:

  • 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

Qualifications for the Programs Coordinator:

  • 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

Education Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Nutritional Sciences, Social Work, Public Health, or related field is preferred


  • Client provided benefits, upon eligibility
As a woman-owned firm, we value diversity. We are an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications without regard to race, sex (including gender, pregnancy, sexual orientation and gender identity), age, color, religion or creed, national origin or ancestry, veteran status, disability (physical or mental), genetic information, citizenship or any other characteristic protected by law. We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request an accommodation.
Position ID: 116119