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AVODAH DC DEVELOPMENT & COMMUNICATIONS INTERNSHIP

LOCATION: WASHINGTON, DC

Avodah is building a new generation of Jewish leaders to work on our country’s most pressing social and economic issues. Through our Jewish Service Corps, Justice Fellowship, Community Engagement initiatives and alumni network, we provide emerging Jewish leaders with the tools, experience, and networks they need to work for an end to poverty in America.

RESPONSIBILITIES

The Intern for Development and Communications will provide support for Avodah DC’s community engagement, fundraising and communications work under the supervision of the Avodah DC Community Director. The work will include specific project assignments as well as overall day-to-day assistance to both functional areas as needed. Job responsibilities may include:

  • Provide support for on-going development activities including prospect research, a peer-to-peer fundraising campaign and program marketing;
  • Develop social media marketing as appropriate including Facebook updates, tweets, and blog posts;
  • Manage donor data in software programs;
  • Attend and assist with events, related logistics and meetings;
  • Draft and/or edit communications pieces for social media and other channels;
  • Creating collateral to share with donors and stakeholders; and
  • Assisting with the administration of Avodah’s daily activities as needed.

GENERAL REQUIREMENTS

  • Self-motivate, team player with the ability to meet deadlines and remain flexible;
  • Strong organizational skills, with keen attention to detail;
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills; and
  • Has self-discipline and time management skills necessary to work independently.

TO APPLY

Please send resume and cover letter to Jill Hertzler.

Avodah is an equal opportunity employer. Sephardic and Mizrahi Jews, people of color, women, and people with disabilities, immigrants, LGBTQIA people, and people who come from poor or working class backgrounds are strongly encouraged to apply.