Careers

Thank you for your interest in joining the fight to end hunger and poverty.

Benefits and Staff Wellness

We offer an excellent benefits package and a rewarding workplace. Staff wellness and quality of life are important to us. Full-time staff members have access to benefits such as:

  • Medical, dental, and vision coverage, generous employer contribution
  • Employer-paid life and disability insurance
  • 401(k) profit-sharing plan, including access to a retirement/financial adviser
  • Healthcare reimbursement account (HRA), Generous employer contributions
  • Flexible spending accounts – medical and dependent care
  • Paid time off and ability to carry vacation over to the following year
  • Pre-tax transportation/SmartBenefits program
  • Employee assistance program (EAP)
  • Worldwide emergency assistance services for traveling employees and their families
  • Credit union option
  • Business-casual dress
  • On-site gym at no cost to D.C.-based employees

Benefit offerings for positions other than regular, full-time positions may vary.

Bread for the World is an equal opportunity employer.

Work-life Balance

We provide opportunities to work remotely and can support flexible schedules. Although there may be times when staff members need to work more hours than usual, we work hard to manage capacity so everyone can achieve their personal and professional goals.

Open Positions

  • Job

    Deputy Director for Government Relations

    Bread for the World is seeking a deputy director to assist in providing departmental leadership (50%) and providing organizational leadership on domestic or international issues affecting hungry and poor people in the U.S. and abroad by developing and implementing policy and legislative strategy (50%).

  • Job

    Regional Organizer for the Southwest

    Bread for the World is seeking a regional organizer to build, organize and strengthen a regional grassroots network to help Bread accomplish its legislative goals toward ending hunger and poverty in the United States and internationally.

  • Job

    President and Chief Executive Officer

    Bread for the World seeks a dynamic person of faith to build upon an existing foundation by deepening existing relationships and engaging new communities and individuals in its critical mission of ending hunger. This is an exciting opportunity for a leader of Christian faith to affect change for people living with hunger and poverty in the United States and around the world.

  • Senior International Development and Humanitarian Policy Advisor

    Bread for the World Institute is seeking an advisor to provide policy leadership on issues of global hunger and food security, especially in fragile and conflict-affected countries, and the role of effective U.S. global development and humanitarian assistance, diplomacy, and multilateral aid in supporting country-led development and addressing the causes of and providing solutions to hunger and poverty around the world.

Tools
from our Resource Library

For Education

For Faith

  • Unity Declaration on Racism and Poverty

    A diverse body of Christian leaders calls on the churches and Congress to focus on the integral connection.

    Dear Members of Congress,

    As the president and Congress are preparing their plans for this year, almost 100 church leaders—from all the families of U.S. Christianity—are...

  • In Times Like These … A Pan-African Christian Devotional for Public Policy Engagement

    This devotional guide invites deepened relationship with and among Pan-Af­rican people and elected leaders in the mission to end hunger and poverty.

  • Sermon by David Beckmann at Duke University Chapel

    Remarks delivered October 1, 2017 at Duke University Chapel in Chapel Hill in North Carolina.

    Thank you for inviting me to preach here at Duke University Chapel. And I especially want to thank the Bread for the World members who have come this morning.

    Bruce Puckett urged...

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