Director of Finance and Administration


Location: Remote, US Based.

Start date: Spring 2024 (dates flexible).

Salary: $110,000-$120,000

Avodah’s Director of Finance and Administration stewards the financial health and strategy of the organization.  They are responsible for the financial, investment, and risk management operations at Avodah. The Director of Finance and Administration will develop, drive and embed an effective and innovative financial strategy with control systems, processes and metrics that allow the organization to operate, govern, and grow in sustainable ways. They will play a critical leadership role in ensuring and maintaining strong administrative processes to support our work. As a member of Avodah’s Senior Staff, the Director of Finance and Administration reports to Avodah’s Chief Executive Officer (CEO) and works directly with the Finance Committee of the Board. The Director of Finance and Administration supervises Avodah’s Staff Accountant and Finance Associate. At present, Avodah is a mid-size organization with a budget that ranges between $4-$5M. 

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Seasonal Project Assistant

Independent Contractor, In-Person

: We are hiring for this role in multiple cities: Chicago, New Orleans, New York City, Washington, D.C.

Duration of the project: This position will be from August 7-30, 2024. If you are available for the majority of the time, but not the entire time, please apply anyway. 

Rate/Hours: $22/hour. 

The exact hours will be determined based on the scope of the project, but we are looking for 1 person in each of the cities listed above for 40-80 hours depending on the location.

You will be guaranteed a minimum number of hours, and will be paid for each additional hour worked up to the maximum number of hours. If you are interested but are not able to work the full hours, please apply anyway. We are able to hire for full-hours or part-time.


Each year, we have a short window in between when our outgoing cohort of Jewish Service Corps Members leaves their communal living space and our new cohort begins in which to prepare our houses. In some cities, this may involve moving to a new house. The Seasonal Project Assistant will provide temporary support for our turnover process. They will work in partnership with local Avodah program staff and serve a key role in preparing our bayit (house) for the next cohort.

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