Food Provision Lead

Summary: As the Food Provision Lead you will have the opportunity work alongside a team that is creating meaningful impact on the lives of refugees and migrants in Lisbon. Directing our beneficiaries to the relevant food provision organisations by getting in touch with them throughout the week.  

You will work with the Benevolence Program Manager to ensure beneficiaries receive support with the food supply that they need to start their new life in Portugal.  

You would also be in direct contact with non-LP personnel and agencies that provide alternative support for food, accommodation and other immediate needs such as baby supplies for the many families who are registered with the Lisbon Project.   

The Food Provision Lead will work closely with the Benevolence Program Manager, Program Director, Benevolence team and Beneficiary Facilitators ensuring that program goals and beneficiary’s individual needs are met. 

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Communicate with non-LP personnel of different agencies that can provide support for food provision  
  • Provide individualised support to members of the Lisbon Project community. 
  • Gather program outcomes data and measure results;  
  • Maintain detailed records of all activities and assessments on the Lisbon Project’s database Aidhound.  
  • Follow up and track beneficiaries’ progress regarding food provision completion. 
  • Establish   communication   and   partnerships   with   organisations   that   provide   food.


  • Fluent in English and Portuguese; other language skills are valued. 
  • Detail-oriented and efficient. 
  • Ability to effectively organize and prioritize work demands. 
  • Strong interpersonal communication skills. 
  • Ability to work effectively both independently and as part of a team with enthusiasm, initiative and creativity.


  • Working in a team that aims to create impact 
  • Work experience 
  • Develop leadership skills in a dynamic and fun setting. 
  • Free tea and coffee (like all day long)! 
  • Meeting people from all over the world and getting to know their stories. 

Volunteer Reports to: Benevolence Program Manager

Time Commitment: 10 hours a week, for a minimum of 6 months

We can’t do it without you! Thank you for being a part of our team.

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