Media and Communications Coordinator

Academy for Jewish Religion | Yonkers, NY, United States

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Posted Date 12/30/2022

Media and Communications Coordinator

Join our team as an experienced Media and Communications Coordinator and be an integral part of the school. The Academy for Jewish Religion (AJR) is one of the pre-eminent seminaries training Jewish clergy, recognized as a pluralistic, groundbreaking, creative, institution ordaining rabbis and cantors and conferring a Master’s in Jewish Studies.

What you’ll do: 

This is an exciting opportunity for the successful candidate! AJR has recently retained a marketing and branding company to develop and implement a strategy to elevate AJR’s visibility. You will be a central collaborator in this endeavor that will impact greatly on AJR’s future. You will be responsible for our social media and communications, working in partnership with the school’s administration to curate, create, and deliver social media content.

You will also oversee the technological duties and training associated with our Zoom Distance Learning program, managing the Zoom event, program, and meeting calendars and providing support and training as needed for our staff, faculty and students.

The successful candidate will have the opportunity to grow professionally and should be enthusiastic about working alongside a diverse and warm team of professional staff, students, and volunteer leadership.  The Media and Communications Coordinator reports to the Assistant Academic Dean.

What you bring to the position:
State-of-the-art social media skills to maintain and grow AJR’s online presence – includes content writing skills
Proficiency to provide Zoom support and training to staff, faculty and students
Working facility with WordPress, Constant Contact, Microsoft Office Suite, and Google Workspace
Graphics design preferred
Video editing a plus
Knowledge of Jewish customs and community, including Hebrew, a plus

What you’ll receive: 
Salary starting at $40,000, Monday through Wednesday position
Paid vacation, option to buy into health insurance plan and 403b plan
Work with a great team
Professional development, mentoring, and skill building opportunities 
Ability to work remotely, and the ability to work onsite with our team one day per week if you live in commuting distance to Yonkers, New York
Possibility of position becoming full time
AJR is closed on Shabbat and Jewish holidays.

Excited to join our team?  What to do:

Email a resume, links to your professional social media content, and a graphics design sample (if you have) to [email protected].


Salary40000.00 - 40000.00 Annual
Part Time, Contract, & Seasonal
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