At Food Bank, we believe that our greatest resources are human! Nowhere is that seen better than in the faces of the individuals giving shape and texture to our mission on a daily basis: our employees..a group often referred to as “Food Bankers.” We are an intentionally diverse team of talent, perspectives and personalities bonded by a true belief and passion that NO ONE should be hungry in our country and certainly not in what we believe to be the world’s greatest city. Successful Food Bankers are New Yorkers who focus their energies on finding innovative and sustainable ways to serve our neighbors in collaboration and solidarity with our network of partners, members and supporters.

You can find our open employment opportunities below. If you are both interested and willing to bring the talent and disposition required to solve hunger, we hope you’ll consider Food Bank For New York City as your place to make a difference.

You’re a future Food Banker if…

You want to help New Yorkers SOLVE hunger.

We believe that every New Yorker represents an opportunity to solve hunger in our city. We use our knowledge, commitment, skills, and sweat equity to help make it happen.

You want to be aligned with our core values.

Our Core Values are non-negotiable. They ground our aspirations and tether our intentions. If they speak to you, as well, we’d love to learn more.

You view the problem as hunger…not poor people.

We serve people known as New Yorkers. We don’t judge their story, we’re simply glad to be of assistance to 1.5 million of our neighbors.

You’re able to bring joy…to serving a mission, too!

Moving 120 meals every NY Minute is not easy work and Food Bankers take our collective responsibilities very seriously. We take the environment we work in pretty seriously, as well. We look for talent that’s willing, able, and interested in working openly, collaboratively and respectfully. We’re so very eager to be successful at our mission, that we’re willing to fail! We believe in hunger’s solutions so much that we listen to and share what we learn from all over the country, city, neighborhood and conference room. We’re so excited about the future that we’re always hoping to attract awesome talent. If this sounds like you, we’re excited to hear from you!

Work…with perks.

Food Bank offers a comprehensive benefits package supporting the needs of our employees and their families. A few of those benefits include:



We offer a very competitive benefits package


Employer retirement plan contribution


Paid holidays and paid time off throughout the year


A range of wellness programs and more

Don’t Just Take Our Word For It

Hear from Food Bankers themselves why they love serving side by side with our member charities, our dynamic team of volunteers, and our generous network of supporters and friends to serve our fellow New Yorkers who are missing meals.

Ready to make a career move that matters?

Food Bank For New York City offers more than jobs. We offer opportunities for inspired individuals to build a career while making a difference FOR our city and her people. See a position that speaks to you? Contact our Talent Recruiter today.

Open Positions

  • Accounting & Finance

    Staff Accountant, Grants

     39 Broadway – Lower Manhattan

    The Staff Accountant (Grants) will be highly organized and able to handle several grants simultaneously. This position is responsible for preparing vouchers for the Senior Grants Manager’s review and submit, preparing journal entries and all related grant reporting. The Staff Accountant (Grants) will also track invoices, review receivables, and perform ad hoc duties as needed.

  • Executive Office

    No positions currently available.

  • External Relations

    No positions currently available.

  • Income Support

    No positions currently available.

  • Nutrition

    No positions currently available.

  • Operations

    No positions currently available.

  • Policy & Research

    No positions currently available.

  • Programs

    Member Engagement Coordinator

     39 Broadway – Lower Manhattan

    Food Bank’s Member Engagement Coordinators monitor FBNYC network members’ compliance with food safety, distribution and handling standards and provide capacity building. The Member Engage Coordinator provides superior customer service to assist members in meeting their clients’ income support and food needs. Member Engagement Coordinator plays a vital role in recruiting members for advocacy activities, nutrition education, income support services, including recommending programs to be Virtual VITA sites, TEN members, JSY providers and teaches the principles of kaizen. MEC conducts visits within an assigned zone to monitor the implementation of nutrition education programming in New York City public schools and community-based settings and provide on-site technical assistance with the goal of continuously improving quality and integration of school and community-based programming

  • Information Technology

    Application Support Specialist

     Based at Bronx Distribution Center with some travel to 39 Broadway

    The Application Support Specialist will monitor Food Bank For New York City internal/external database systems. The Application Support Specialist will collaborate with departments to suggest any enhancements or changes to application/database environments, as well as any new project initiatives.

  • Internships

    Tiered Engagement Network Intern (2018-2019)

     39 Broadway- Lower Manhattan

    Food Bank’s TEN Engagement Intern helps TEN members to engage with its community partners, food pantries, soup kitchens, social service agencies schools, etc. to go beyond food. Utilizing capacity building approaches and training, TEN Engagement Intern will ensure these agencies are better connected in their communities, and better prepared to help their clients move out of poverty. The Engagement Intern plays a vital role in re-engaging members, maintaining partnerships and providing support. In order to travel to and fro, a monthly Metro card will be provided.

Food Bank For New York City is an equal opportunity employer. We strongly encourage and seek applications from women, people of color, and bilingual and bicultural individuals, as well as members of the lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender communities. Applicants shall not be discriminated against because of race, religion, sex, national origin, ethnicity, age, disability, political affiliation, sexual orientation, gender identity, color, marital status, or medical condition.

Applicants with Disabilities: Reasonable accommodation will be made so that qualified disabled applicants may participate in the application process. Please advise in writing of any special needs at the time of application.