Aliyah Coordinator – North East Region

World Zionist Organization | New York, NY, United States

Posted Date 6/17/2022
Description

Aliyah Coordinator – North East Region

Established in 1929, The Jewish Agency for Israel has worked to secure a vibrant Jewish Future for over 80 years. The Jewish Agency was instrumental in founding and building the State of Israel and we continue to connect Israel, Israelis and the Jewish people worldwide. The Jewish Agency brings Jews to Israel, Israel to Jewish communities, helps vulnerable Israelis, and enables Jews to make Aliyah.

Today, we continue our work to secure the Jewish future by strengthening the Jewish identity of young Jews in both the Diaspora and Israel. Our Mission is to Inspire Jews throughout the world to Connect with their people, heritage and Land, and Empower them to build a thriving Jewish future and a strong Israel.

Position Summary:

The “Aliyah Coordinator” with the Jewish Agency will be assisting potential new immigrants to the State of Israel (Olim).  The Aliyah Coordinator will interact with and assist many different kinds of people and strong interpersonal skills are required. Additionally, the position necessitates administrative and office management work.

Responsibilities:

  • Assisting Olim with Aliyah requirements
  • Performing Aliyah interviews with potential Olim
  • Working in coordination with Israeli Jewish Agency’s offices
  • Managing and administrating daily office activities
  • Following up with Olim on all documentation and eligibility issues
  • Working with the Israeli Consulates to obtain Aliyah visas

Skills and work abilities:

  • Strong interpersonal and organizational skills
  • Ability to balance many tasks at a time
  • Ability to work independently
  • Should have experience with Israel and be able to give basic information about Israel.
  • Must be able to take initiative and be creative

Computer skills:

  • Must be fluent in Microsoft Office (Outlook, Word, Excel)
  • Must be capable with social media websites, internet
  • Must be capable with agency’s online database

Languages:

  • Bilingual Hebrew and English

Benefits and compensation:

  • Employment: ~ 40 hours per week (occasional nights and weekends)
  • Salary range: $50,000
  • Benefits: Medical, Dental, Vision, Vacation and sick time, life Insurance

Please e-mail resume and cover letter to [email protected]  
Please include salary requirements and put “Aliyah Coordinator-NE region” in subject line.

Salary50000.00 - 50000.00 Annual
Duration
Full Time
Categories
Administrative Support | Assistant | Associate | Community Organizing | Community Outreach | Community Planning | Community/Govt. Relations | Engagement | Hebrew | Human Services | Israel Programs/Missions | Other
Organization Type
American Friends of | Community Relations | Consulting Services | Family Services | Federation | Other | Outreach | Senior Services | Social Work
Benefits
Retirement Plans | Dental | FSA | Leave Early for Shabbat | Life Insurance | Medical Insurance | Paid Holidays | Paid Vacation | Parental Leave | Sick Days | Mass Transit | Vision
Job Location
US

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