Part Time

Honeymoon Israel Associate

Jewish Federation of Greater MetroWest NJ 901 Route 10, Whippany NJ

Job Title: Honeymoon Israel Associate
Department: Community Engagement
Reports To: Director, NextDor

PART TIME – 10 hours/wk

Greater MetroWest is looking to expand its most innovative and exciting department! Join the team of professionals who provide cutting-edge opportunities to the next generation of leaders of Jewish community. Join the NextDor (department name for our 25-45-year-old population)

The Honeymoon Israel Associate will join the NextDor team as the lead staff for the Honeymoon Israel program which is coming to Greater MetroWest in Fall 2019. Honeymoon Israel is a Jewish organization that provides trips to Israel for couples with at least one Jewish partner. Each trip includes 20 diverse couples from the same city - couples with one Jewish partner, couples where both partners were born Jewish and couples where one partner is converted/Jew-by-choice.

PRIMARY DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Serve as the lead professional for the Honeymoon Israel program launching in 2019 including:
    • Managing the relationship between Honeymoon Israel national and our local efforts
    • Manage the local recruitment and interview process
    • Develop relationships with applicants, those who enroll in the program and those whose applications are not accepted
    • Create pre and post trip programs
    • Work alongside the Honeymoon Israel local educator to create meaningful experiences on the trip itself
  • Work collaboratively with other departments of the Federation (Global Connections, Campaign, Planning, etc.) as well as other Federation agencies and programs (PJ Library, synagogues, etc.)

REQUIREMENT SKILLS & ABILITIES

  • Bachelor’s degree required
  • Charismatic individual who will draw and engage young adults
  • Driven and determined leader who creates momentum and positive energy
  • Mirror the Federation’s values of menslichkeit, collaboration, creativity and accountability
  • Prior successes working in the young adult space is a plus
  • Fundraising/sales experience a plus
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite and social media
  • Must possess strong written and oral communications skills
  • Familiarity with and understanding of the Greater MetroWest community and/or National Jewish community is a plus
  • Work some evenings and weekends

Send resume & cover with salary requirements to: HR@jfedgmw.org reference: HMI

Qualifications: Bachelor’s Degree Required.