Pardes Center for Jewish Educators is Hiring

Administrative Assistant, Pardes Center for Jewish Educators
Located in Jerusalem
Part-time (up to 50%)

The Pardes Center for Jewish Educators (PCJE) is looking to hire an Administrative Assistant. The Assistant will work closely with our dynamic, collaborative team to help maintain a well-organized framework for our educational programming.

The Pardes Institute of Jewish Studies is an open, co-ed and non-denominational adult Jewish learning community in Jerusalem. PCJE offers full-time graduate programs in Israel, training day school teachers and experiential educators for the North American Jewish community, and also offers alumni support and professional development for educators in North America.

Responsibilities Include

  • Managing the logistics of 2-3 US-based conferences each year (including travel, billing)
  • Maintaining database of alumni employment and all PCJE contacts
  • Editing, proofreading, content coordination and layout of monthly digital English language newsletter
  • Designing and administering online forms and surveys; analyzing/presenting data
  • Implementing marketing and recruitment initiatives
  • Communicating with current students, alumni and school administrators in North America
  • Carrying out miscellaneous office duties

Skills and Abilities

  • Strong organizational and interpersonal skills, consistent attention to detail, flexible
  • Motivated to work with a professional team as well as to accomplish projects independently
  • Ability to prioritize responsibilities and follow-through on tasks, as defined by supervisor
  • Excellent written and oral communication in English
  • Proficiency with computer tools such as Excel, Word, Google Docs; experience with Raiser’s Edge (or similar database), MailChimp; openness to learn and work with new technologies

Education and Experience Requirements

  • B.A. degree or equivalent
  • Minimum 2 years of professional experience
  • Familiarity with North American Jewish community a plus

Interested candidates should email a cover letter and resume (saved as a PDF document) to
Gail KIrschner, Administrative Coordinator, Pardes Center for Jewish Educators, gail@pardes.org.il