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Technology & Database Fellow

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J Street
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Washington, DC
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Published 10 days ago

Position Title: Technology & Database Fellow

Reports to: Deputy Director of Information Systems & Technology

Location: Remote or In-Person

Compensation: $15/hour, around ~15 hours per week (flexible)

Term/Duration: Spring ( Approx. Mid January/February 12-week program)


J Street is seeking an undergraduate student or recent graduate to join an amazing fellowship experience. This fellowship is an excellent opportunity to be involved with J Street’s work in Washington and around the country, work closely with J Street staff and gain valuable work experience with the leading CRM in the world. 


Responsibilities

The Technology & Database Fellow will assist the Deputy Director of Information System & Technology with maintaining our various Salesforce CRM platform & IT Operations. 

Primary responsibilities can include but are not limited to: 

  • Assist the Deputy Director with database administration, data entry, and cleanup;
  • Perform research around best practices; 
  • Perform user account management activities such as onboarding and offboarding;
  • Troubleshoot and resolve issues with IT software and hardware such as laptops, printers, networking equipment in a non-profit setting; 
  • System administration; and 
  • Assist with testing and configuration of new technologies


More about J Street

J Street is the political home for pro-Israel, pro-peace Americans working for the future of Israel as the democratic homeland of the Jewish people. The organization believes that preserving Israel’s Jewish and democratic character depends on achieving a two-state solution, resulting in a Palestinian state living alongside Israel in peace and security. 

Launched in 2008 with four staff and a limited budget, J Street is now a $10 million organization with a national staff of more than 60. The organization is headquartered in Washington, DC, employing staff in 8 cities including Boston, Chicago, Los Angeles, New York, San Francisco, Denver and Tel Aviv. 

J Street focuses its work in three main areas: (1) Advocating and demonstrating support for pro-Israel, pro-peace policies in Congress, the media and the Jewish community; (2) Endorsing and raising money for federal candidates who share J Street’s agenda; and (3) Educating the public and raising awareness of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict and the two-state solution. 


Requirements

Desired Skills and Experience:

Applicants should have:

  • Technical proficiency using MacOs and excel 
  • Close attention to detail and quality of large dataset
  • An ability to work independently and stay well organized
  • Commitment to J Street’s mission
  • Can-do attitude and desire to be a team player

Position Title: Technology & Database Fellow

Reports to: Deputy Director of Information Systems & Technology

Location: Remote or In-Person

Compensation: $15/hour, around ~15 hours per week (flexible)

Term/Duration: Spring ( Approx. Mid…

Details at a Glance

  • Start Date
    January 3, 2022
  • End Date
    March 31, 2022
  • Application Deadline
    December 3, 2021
  • Payment
    Hourly
  • Stipend / Wage
    $15

Benefits

Compensation and Time Commitment:

This is a paid part-time fellowship. Applicants are considered on a rolling basis. Please indicate in your cover letter what days, hours, and possible start date you are available.

Compensation and Time Commitment:

This is a paid part-time fellowship. Applicants are considered on a rolling basis. Please indicate in your cover letter what days, hours, and…

How to Apply

To Apply for the Position

We are excited to receive applications from a broad range of applicants as we grow our organization to better reflect the diversity of the communities that care about our mission. Please submit the items listed below:

  1. Cover letter that explains why you are interested and qualified for this position
  2. Resume 
  3. List of two to three references  

At J Street we value an inclusive, welcoming, and diverse workplace. We are an equal opportunity employer committed to understanding and valuing each other’s perspectives at all levels of the organization thereby creating a culture that allows us to better serve our employees, and the communities we work with. All qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, national origin, age, sex, religion, disability, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran status, gender identity or expression, or any other basis protected by local, state, or federal law. This policy applies with regard to all aspects of one’s employment and fellowship, including hiring, transfer, promotion, compensation, eligibility for benefits, and termination.

To Apply for the Position

We are excited to receive applications from a broad range of applicants as we grow our organization to better reflect the diversity of the communities…

Location

Remote
Work may be performed anywhere in United States
Associated Location
Washington, DC, USA

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