Tuesday, May 24, 2016

Communication Coordinator Position for Recent Grad with the Israel Institute

The Israel Institute was created to advance knowledge and enhance understanding of modern Israel through the promotion Israel Studies. Founded in 2012, the Israel Institute works in partnership with universities and think tanks to increase opportunities for the study of Israel and catalyze deeper engagement with Israel in the academic, cultural, and policy sectors.
Job Summary
The Communication Coordinator is responsible for promoting the Israel Institute and its programs in a variety of ways, including involvement with Institute publications, special projects, and events. Specific responsibilities include: 
·         Editing and creating content for a range of the Institute’s written materials, including the organization’s semi-annual magazine
·         Promoting Israel Institute resources and events with academic and community organizations
·         Helping create and maintain content for the Institute's website
·         Planning and coordinating events such as the Institute’s biannual Leadership Summit in Israel
·         Assisting senior staff in managing MOUs with partner organizations

Compensation includes a competitive salary and comprehensive benefits.
Qualifications
Required
·         ·         A Bachelor’s degree or higher
·         Prior work experience executing complex, multistep projects (may have been gained in college)
·         Excellent attention to detail
·         Superior communication (verbal and written) and presentation skills
·         Strong editorial skills

Preferred
·         ·         Proficiency in spoken Hebrew and extensive knowledge of Israel
·         Familiarity with local, national, and international Israel-related organizations
·         Computer skills, with proficiency in Microsoft Outlook, Word, Excel, and PowerPoint