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Job Openings

 Administrative Assistant

The Administrative Assistant will fulfill office and secretarial tasks to ensure organizational effectiveness and efficiency. Must be computer proficient, especially with Microsoft Office Suite and social media platforms.  An energetic and competent professional who is comfortable serving the needs of administrative and executive staff related tasks.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • General office assistance such as answer phones, filing, data entry, distributing mail
  • Maintain organization’s calendar of events
  • Manage general mail and email communications (thank you letters, inquiry@drisha.org emails)
  • Social Media, including high facility with Facebook and Instagram, and abilitiy to use Constant Contact
  • Basic website updates
  • Work with Director of Operations to ensure vendors and service providers are invoiced and paid on time
  • Prepare and coordinate communications and correspondences in NY and Israel.
  • Maintain organized filing systems
  • Office supply inventory maintenance and ordering
  • Other general clerical functions and staff support as needed

Required Qualifications and Skills:

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Advanced proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite
  • Basic facility with Hebrew
  • Self-motivated and organized with excellent time management skills
  • Ability to work alone and with a team; ability to take direction
  • Bachelors Degree

This is a full-time job, salary commensurate with experience.

How to Apply:
Please send a cover letter and CV to inquiry@drisha.org with the subject line “Office Assistant”

Communications Associate
The Communications Associate will work in close cooperation with the Dean, Director of Operations, and Director of Communal Engagement and coordinator of adult education in the planning, coordination, marketing and implementation of ongoing and future programs, both in North America and Israel. The Communications Associate will be responsible for implementing a strategy for communicating Drisha’s mission and the goals of individual programs through traditional and social media.Primary Responsibilities:

  • Direct and implement public relations campaigns
  • Manage the organization’s website and online social media accounts
  • Develop ways to communicate organization’s message
  • Create and launch press releases and marketing
  • Contact communities to set up speaking engagements for the organization’s top leadership
  • Get organization featured on the Internet
  • Determine communications strategy and execute programs to deliver communications objectives throughout the organization
  • Develop organization’s publications such as newsletters, press releases, email announcements, website, video/podcasts, special projects and assignments
  • Create clear, meaningful, and creative content that is optimized for search engines

Required Qualifications and Skills:

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Self-motivated with excellent time management skills
  • Ability to work alone and with a team; ability to take direction
  • Computer and technology savvy
  • Well versed in social media best practices and analytics
  • Advanced knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite
  • Fluent in Hebrew
  • Bachelors Degree
  • 3-5 years of experience in communications and marketing for non-profit or academic institution preferred

This is a full-time job, salary commensurate with experience.

How to Apply:
Please send a cover letter and CV to careers@drisha.com with the subject line “[YOUR NAME]: Communications Application”