Saturday, August 02, 2014

Opportunities

07/31/2014
Reports to: National Field and Campaigns Director   Start Date:  September 1, 2014   Location: Bend the Arc National Office, New York   Bend the Arc is the nation's leading progressive Jewish voice dedicated to mobilizing Jewish Americans and our partners to find solutions to the most pressing social and political problems in America. Inspired by Jewish values, Bend the Arc creates the space for justice and opportunity for all through community organizing and investing, leadership development, civic engagement, and progressive political activism. We work...
07/31/2014
Background Founded in 1921, Hebrew College is a pluralistic Jewish institution of higher learning located in Newton, Massachusetts. The College offers graduate degrees and certificate programs in Jewish education, Jewish studies, Hebrew language, and Rabbinical and Cantorial Ordination. It also provides inter-religious leadership education and community learning through a wide variety of adult and youth education programs.The Hebrew College environment is characterized by open inquiry, intellectual rigor, personal engagement and spiritual creativity. The College empowers and inspires...
07/31/2014
Position: The Communications Manager and Press Secretary is responsible developing, coordinating, and implementing JCPA national communications efforts with respect to marketing the JCPA, amplifying JCPA programs, and pursuing JCPA policy goals. The position is located in the Washington DC office and reports to JCPA Vice President and Washington Director. Communications Manager and Press Secretary will seamlessly weave strategic communications throughout our JCPA programs to help build fully integrated policy campaigns and programs. The Communications Manager and Press Secretary will also...
07/31/2014
ORGANIZATION Founded fifteen years ago in the West Village of Manhattan, The New Shul, is a cutting-edge unaffiliated synagogue seeking to create a radically enlivened Judaism that is at once tapped into the ancient roots of this great spiritual tradition and in touch with the needs of the modern practitioner. We are an actively growing congregation comprised of 150 families.   POSITION Reporting to the Board (Vaad), the Executive Director (the “ED”) will have overall operational responsibility for The New Shul’s staff, programs, expansion and execution of...
07/31/2014
Founded in 1906, AJC seeks to enhance the well-being of the Jewish people and Israel and to advance human rights and democratic values in the United States and around the world. In addition to its New York headquarters and Office of Government & International Affairs in Washington, D.C., AJC has regional offices and affiliates across the U.S. and overseas in addition to a multitude of global partnerships.   Among Jewish organizations, AJC is the preeminent leader in the global arena. With a presence in Belgium, France, Germany, India, Israel, Italy, Brazil and Switzerland, AJC...
07/31/2014
Position Description   Reporting to the Director of NuRoots Community Platform & NuRoots Operations, responsible for assisting in the development of partnerships, innovation, collaboration and network building, and overseeing the PresenTenseLA Fellows. Primary programs including implementation of PresenTenseLA and other programs, e.g. NEI, as part of NuRoots.   Principal Duties   Work with VP in overseeing strategic planning related to scheduling and design, implementation and integration and leveraging of PresenTenseLA and other programs with NuRoots and...
07/31/2014
The Leadership Pipelines Alliance is a new organization positioned to influence, inspire and enable dramatic change in attracting, developing and retaining top talent for Jewish organizations. Created through a unique funding collaborative of many of North America’s most influential foundations and Federations, Pipelines Alliance is seeking its first professional. The newly named executive director will be charged with establishing the organization, driving the process of articulating a clear strategic and tactical vision, delivering on initial development programs, determining a...
07/31/2014
AJWS Global Circle Globetrot for Good: Nicaragua   Join AJWS Global Circle for an unforgettable trip to Nicaragua, a country of natural beauty and a turbulent revolutionary past.   Meet with visionary Nicaraguan leaders and activists, such as AMEWAS, an organization helping rural victims of domestic violence rebuild their lives. Witness the impact of grassroots activism and its life-changing effect on women, girls, and LGBT people around the country. Immerse yourself in Nicaraguan culture and learn about Nicaragua’s fascinating and complex history, from...
07/31/2014
The Avi Schaefer Fund (ASF) is looking for a dynamic, collaborative, significant experience in the field, highly professional and mature individual to serve as the managing director   The ideal candidate would live in or around Los Angeles, Ventura or Santa Barbara Counties. The position is approximately 20 - 25  hours a week with the opportunity to become full time. This is not a traditional 9-5 job as there are hectic periods requiring more time  and leisurely intervals with reduce time demands. Moreover, a managing director helps to set the tone and vision for the...
07/20/2014
  Inside Jewish Argentina 2014: San Francisco October 26, 2014 - November 2, 2014 This trip is exclusively for young professionals from the SF/Bay Area in California. Argentina's Jewish community - the largest in Latin America - is diverse, active and vibrant. The country features a rich Jewish history, strong Jewish institutions, innovative programming and inspiring Jewish leaders, young and old. Along with a group of your peers from the Bay Area, explore JDC programs addressing community needs, meet with local leaders to discuss communal challenges and discover the culture...