The Food is Medicine Coalition (FIMC) is a national coalition of nonprofit organizations that provide medically tailored meals (MTMs) and groceries, medical nutrition therapy and nutrition counseling and education to people in communities across the country living with severe and chronic illnesses. We advance equitable access to these life-saving interventions through policy change, research and evaluation, and best practices. FIMC agencies created the medically tailored meal model and maintain the nutrition standards for the intervention. We offer a diverse community of learning for existing practitioners and equip new organizations to launch medically tailored meal programs.
God’s Love We Deliver, Inc., the nonprofit medically tailored meal provider in New York City, serves as the fiscal agent for FIMC and all hiring is conducted through God’s Love We Deliver.
About the Role:
The Manager of Membership and Accreditation runs the FIMC Membership and Accreditation Programs. Formalized in 2023, the FIMC Accreditation Program will streamline medically tailored meal interventions across FIMC agencies by assessing the quality, fidelity and fitness to provide the MTM intervention of nonprofit applicant agencies. Primary job responsibilities include managing administrative tasks related to communications, planning, scheduling, and conducting Accreditation audits, managing application processing, and more. The Manager is also responsible for documentation of all these activities on an ongoing basis in various platforms.
The FIMC Membership Program organizes and administers FIMC membership dues and benefits for nonprofit medically tailored meal and medically tailored grocery providers across the country. These benefits include but are not limited to access to technical assistance and capacity building programs, peer learning, Committee meetings and structures, the National Symposium and Mid-Year convenings, policy resources, research opportunities and first look at best practices. This position reports to the Executive Director and works closely, especially in the Membership Program, with the FIMC Project and Communications Associate.
This job is fully remote and requires travel for auditing purposes approximately 2-4 times per quarter. This is a highly collaborative, fast-paced role, that requires very strong time-management and organizational skills, attention to detail, ability to prioritize work and meet deadlines, and excellent writing, communication, and customer service skills. This role will best suit an individual who appreciates and can adapt to a wide variety of tasks.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
You are highly self-motivated and empathetic, driven by a strong work ethic and deep integrity. You are inspired by the purpose of FIMC and eager to join others in working to achieve it. You are seeking a team-oriented environment and have a collaborative approach to work.
In addition, the right candidate meets the following requirements:
Additional Preferred Skills
The above description is intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed. It is not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required. All personnel may be required to perform duties outside of their normal responsibilities from time to time as needed.