Full-Time Positions

Communications Coordinator

This position focuses on building the Redwood Empire Food Bank’s (REFB) online presence via the website, social media, our eNewsletter, digital advertising, and other online communications, along with supporting publication production, media relations and community outreach under the direction of the Communications Manager. The Communications Coordinator works closely with the Communications Manager and the Director of Development in implementing and guiding the Redwood Empire Food Bank’s overall communications strategy and supporting program communications to enhance the REFB’s visibility and brand throughout our community. The Communications Coordinator will also work with all members of the staff to effectively understand and communicate the various aspects of the work of the REFB in an appropriate voice and in a timely fashion. Learn more.

To apply, please submit a cover letter explaining why you are interested in this position, your resume, and salary requirements to msowell@refb.org with the subject line, “Communications Coordinator – Your Last Name.”


Customer Service Representative

Partnering with other hunger-relief organizations throughout our region is essential in fortifying our food safety net. The REFB’s 177 partners help to create a vast network of pantries, dining rooms, shelters, group homes, and child care facilities and are located in every city, town and unincorporated area of Sonoma County. Organizations acquire food from the REFB Community Marketplace, our discounted wholesale marketplace, to support their programs, and together we work to support our neighbors in need.

The primary role of the Community Marketplace Customer Service Representative is to provide the highest level of customer service to REFB Partner Organizations. This person will answer product and service questions, oversee product merchandising, execute efficient check out, prepare sales reports, and perform inventory counts. Learn more.

To apply, please submit a cover letter explaining why you are interested in the position, your resume and salary requirements to ecarstensen@refb.org with the subject line, “Customer Service Representative – Your Last Name.”


Food & Funds Drive Coordinator
The Food & Funds Drive Coordinator (FFDC) is the face of the Redwood Empire Food Bank (REFB) with the community at large. As such, they are professional, articulate and reliable in nature. The FFDC works strategically to promote and increase the success of all food and funds drives by working closely with community partners to foster engagement, while raising vital capital for the REFB; coordinate seasonal and ongoing food and funds drives, help create and execute fundraising campaign plans, provide excellent customer service to all members of our community wishing to engage in our mission, and represent the REFB at 3rd party benefit events. Learn more.

To apply, please submit a cover letter explaining why you are interested in this position, your resume and salary requirements to refb.jobs@gmail.com with the subject line “Food & Funds Drive Coordinator – Your Last Name.”


Food Resource Coordinator
The Food Resources Coordinator establishes relationships with food donors and partner agencies with the goal of maximizing food donations in support of the Redwood Empire Food Bank’s (REFB) mission of ending hunger in the community, and sources products to support REFB Programs, the Community Marketplace and Value Market. As a member of the Operations department, the Food Resource Coordinator works with employees from the Operations, Programs, and Finance departments, as well as vendors, donors, partner agencies, and volunteers throughout the community. Learn more.

To apply, please send cover letter and resume to REFB Director of Operations & Logistics, Steve Armstrong: sarmstrong@refb.org.

Back to Top