Communications & Operations Associate

Conference of Presidents | New York, NY, United States

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Posted Date 9/12/2023

The Conference of Presidents advocates on behalf of the Jewish community around the world and is a key point of contact for communal, national and world leaders.

 This valued staff member is responsible for generating and posting timely content and further developing the organization’s social media presence. They also will focus on optimizing the organization’s website content, design and functionality, and write backgrounders, talking points and other organizational materials.

This position requires excellent interpersonal, written, and oral communications skills and the ability to research and synthesize information, to write and edit quickly and concisely. We seek candidates with political acumen and deep familiarity with US-Israel relations, outstanding professionalism, independent judgment, and discretion who can work efficiently in a fast-paced environment with a high degree of attention to detail and accuracy.  We seek someone who can deftly multi-task and work simultaneously on a variety of projects.  This position offers a great opportunity to interact with Jewish communal leaders representing diverse constituencies, and to deepen one’s understanding of Middle East issues and vital Jewish communal concerns.

Primary Responsibilities – include but are not limited to:

  • Draft and edit, format and disseminate communications, including – social media content, internal and external email blasts, statements and announcements.
  • Coordinate and oversee logistics for all meetings and events, in-person and online, from their planning, development to execution.
  • Provide administrative support for office management functions including ordering supplies, managing calendar, and correspondence.
  • Develop integrated voice for organization’s online presence including website, Facebook, Twitter and other relevant digital media.
  • Creates and manages organizations social media communications.
  • Facilitate and manage social media fellowship.
  • Manage website updates and work with webmaster.
  • Work closely with the COO and Managing Director, Finance and Operations.

Qualifications and Experience

The ideal candidate will be a motivated self-starting and highly organized supporter of Israel and Zionism who is able to work with individuals and groups in the US and Israel from diverse backgrounds and viewpoints and:

  • Strong organizational skills that reflect the ability to perform and prioritize multiple tasks seamlessly with meticulous attention to detail.
  • Exceptional interpersonal, written, and verbal communication skills.
  • Excellent technical skills — experience with and/or aptitude for mastering Google Suite, MS Office Suite.
  • Proficiency with EveryAction non-profit software or similar CRM.
  • Exceptional organizational and time-management skills and a detail-oriented approach with meticulous record keeping abilities.
  • Demonstrate fluency in social media platforms and/or graphic design and/or marketing.
  • A track record as a self-starter who pursues excellence, with the maturity and self-discipline to work independently and in collaboration with a team.
  • Ability to work under pressure, take initiative, problem-solve, and be proactive.

 Benefits: paid vacation and sick leave, medical, dental, vision and retirement plans, early closing for Shabbat and Jewish holidays

Salary range:  $50,000-65,000


This position is hybrid, based in-person in the COP office in midtown Manhattan, and remote.

About the Conference of Presidents

The proven and effective voice of organized American Jewry for more than half a century, the Conference of Presidents of Major American Jewish Organizations advances the interests of the American Jewish community, sustains broad-based support for Israel and addresses the critical concerns facing world Jewry.  The Conference is at the forefront fighting anti-Semitism and BDS, rebuilding coalitions at home to counter extremism and divisiveness, and supporting international sanctions and other actions to counter Iran’s aggressive behavior and support for terrorism.

The Conference is the preeminent forum where diverse segments of the Jewish community come together in mutual respect to deliberate vital national and international issues.  Recognizing that common interests and goals far outweigh differences, the Conference, with its 50 member national organizations, sets policy and priorities, deliberates proactive strategies and takes collective action. Maximizing community resources, expertise, and energy enables the Conference’s achievements.

Salary60,000.00 - 80,000.00 Annual
Full Time
Organization Type
Retirement Plans | Dental | Leave Early for Shabbat | Medical Insurance | Paid Holidays | Paid Vacation | Sick Days
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