Vice President of Finance and Human Resources

Washington, District of Columbia, United States · Finance and HR



World Central Kitchen (WCK) seeks a full-time VP of Finance and Human Resources to direct and implement the organization’s financial and HR operations needed to support substantial growth over the next five to 10 years. She or he will continue to build and manage effective and streamlined financial systems, including financial, accounting, and HR

infrastructure. This position is based in WCK’s Washington, DC office and reports to the Executive Director.

About WCK

World Central Kitchen is a non-profit organization founded by chef José Andrés that uses the power of food to empower communities and strengthen economies. We are focused on finding smart solutions to hunger and poverty around the world.

In its long-term programs, WCK works in Puerto Rico, Haiti, Zambia, Nicaragua, and the USA - empowering communities to be part of the solution with a focus on school kitchens & meals for education, food safety and sanitation training, clean cook stove implementation, culinary training, support of smallholder farmers, and job creation.

In our emergency services, we provide chef-driven meals following natural disasters. Since July 2017, we have served more than 7 million freshly prepared, healthy emergency meals in Texas, Puerto Rico, California, Hawaii, Guatemala, Indonesia, North Carolina, and Florida.

WCK is a fast-growing organization that requires a high level of commitment and enthusiasm for our work in exchange for tremendous career advancement opportunities and the opportunity to join the headquarters team at a critical period in the organization’s development and growth.

For more information about World Central Kitchen, visit our website at

Responsibilities and Duties

Accounting, Financial Management, & Human Resources


Key Qualifications & Experience



Equal Opportunity

World Central Kitchen is an equal opportunity employer committed to a diverse work environment. People of color, and/or those with disabilities, diverse sexual orientations, gender expressions, and/or identities are encouraged to apply.

To apply, please submit your resumé and cover letter indicating why you are interested in working with World Central Kitchen. Please include in your cover letter your desired annual compensation.

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