Program Director

Job Description:

The Program Director is responsible for the day-to-day operation of the Durham Community Food Pantry (DCFP) with the goals of alleviating food insecurity and providing high-quality services to the public. This includes program delivery and evaluation, fundraising, knowledge management, supervision of staff and volunteers, and cultivation of external relationships.

Required Qualifications:

Bachelor’s degree and 4-6 years’ experience; preferred bilingual in Spanish/English oral and written communications; preferred management and supervisory experience in human services; demonstrated competency working with families of various cultural backgrounds; experience managing volunteers; must have knowledge of food insecurity issues and food safety regulations; must have excellent interpersonal, conflict resolution and critical thinking skills to manage staff, lead volunteers, and work directly with clients; ability to present program message to communities ; demonstrate strong customer service; budget management skills; ability to drive box truck / forklift and utilize a pallet jack; proven computer skills including word, excel and other appropriate applications; knowledge of and commitment to Catholic social teachings and practices and the mission of Catholic Charities of the Diocese of Raleigh; valid NC Driver’s License and a vehicle in working order for business use; authorized to work in the U.S.

*Job responsibilities may involve travel and some work beyond the regularly scheduled workdays, i.e., weekends and evenings as scheduled, and as needed.


To apply, please send cover letter and resume to: Jeremy Ireland, Piedmont Regional Director at

Please no phone calls.

Employment Type
Job Location
Durham, North Carolina
Date posted
June 24, 2022
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Position: Program Director

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