The Food Bank of Waterloo Region is part of a Food Assistance Network made up of over 100 food programs. Our role is to acquire food and distribute it to agency programs in Waterloo Region for the people who need help.  We work with our community, corporate partners, the Ontario Association of Food Banks (OAFB) and Food Banks Canada to manage food industry trends and acquire the needed food so our member agencies can continue their essential work.

As our community grows, so does the need for food assistance resulting in new programs and changing organizational priorities to diversify our operations to meet these needs. As a result, The Food Bank of Waterloo Region requires the support of staff and volunteers with specific skill sets and expertise to help us achieve our goals.

Current Opportunities

Executive Assistant

The Executive Assistant will provide a wide range of executive level administrative support ranging from coordination of information flow, ensuring accurate and timely delivery of administrative services and ensures a professional, responsive and effective experience with the organization as a whole.


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Communications Specialist

The Communications Specialist will develop and execute day-to-day communications (internal and external) and public relations activities aligned with our marketing and communications strategies. In this role, the communications specialists will create and drive coordinated communications plans and developing content to support them.


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Development Officer

The Development Officer is a key member of the development team at The Food Bank of Waterloo Region, responsible for a variety of key areas within the development program generating revenues of more than $1.0 million annually. The Development Officer will maintain a diverse portfolio of donors & funders and be directly responsible for identified revenue generation targets.

DEADLINE TO APPLY: February 28, 2018

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Procurement Specialist

The Procurement Specialist is a key member of the development team at The Food Bank of Waterloo Region responsible for ensuring service excellence to the community through corporate partnerships procuring the support of food and consumer products, financial sponsorship and the coordination of provincial and national initiatives.

DEADLINE TO APPLY: February 28, 2018

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