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Communications Associate

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Avodah
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New York, NY

Avodah


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Published 6 days ago

$48,000 - $53,000Salary commensurate with experience (plus benefits)

Location: Remote (for time being), location flexible, but must be able to work 9-5pm ET

Position Overview:

Avodah is seeking a full-time Communications Associate, who will report to our Communications Director. The Communications Associate is a key member of the communications team and supports all aspects of content production, brand management, and targeted outreach. Working with the Communications Director, staff, and partner organizations, the Communications Associate helps promote and disseminate key messages through publications, web platforms, videos, social media, and marketing campaigns. 

The Communications Associate works across a host of disciplines and platforms, creating and editing content ranging from blog posts and website landing pages, to social media and digital materials, and assists with marketing outreach. The ideal candidate has a strong interest in Avodah’s core mission and social justice; is skilled at working independently and as part of a team; has an understanding of the Jewish social justice landscape; an understanding of the diversity of the Jewish community, and an interest in uplifting marginalized voices; cultural competence and skills to uplift a diverse range of Jewish voices including (but not limited to) BIPOC, queer and/or trans participants and participants with disabilities; is able to demonstrate initiative, professionalism, and attention to detail. 

 

Primary Responsibilities:

• Work with the Communications Director, Graphic Designer, and team leaders to implement effective communication strategies and track success using data/metrics.

• Work with the communications team to create and edit program materials, including blog posts, web content, mass emails, social media content, marketing materials, video scripts, presentations.  

• Work with Avodah’s staff teams to establish effective social media strategies and campaigns. 

• Develop and implement marketing and social media campaigns for Avodah’s programs including the Service Corps and the Jewish Justice Institute

• Assist with website development and content management.

• Support Communications Director in executing marketing campaigns for major communications projects, including the launch of new programs and initiatives.

• Serve as general support to the Communications Director, sometimes including administrative duties, with the goal of strengthening Avodah’s communications efficiency and effectiveness. 


Qualifications:

• Three to five years of relevant professional communications experience

• Excellent written and verbal communication skills  

• Knowledge of AP style  

• Strong planning and organizational skills  

• Ability to meet deadlines and effectively manage multiple tasks  

• Ability to work well in a team-oriented environment 

• High standards of excellence 

• Deep experience with social media and online marketing campaigns

• Working knowledge of WordPress and Google Suite preferred

• Bachelor’s degree in communications, journalism, English, or related discipline preferred 

Location: Remote (for time being), location flexible, but must be able to work 9-5pm ET

Position Overview:

Avodah is seeking a full-time Communications Associate, who will report to our Communications Director. The Communications Associate…

Details at a glance

  • Remote Possible
  • Full Time Schedule

Benefits

What we offer: Many opportunities to learn and grow, from annual professional development allowances to onsite and offsite training. Benefits designed for your well-being and a healthy work-life balance. This includes generous time off, flexible work arrangements, medical and dental insurance, retirement savings plan with employer contribution, progressive paid parental leave, and much more. Commitment to creating a diverse and inclusive workplace that enables everyone to bring their full self to work and make a positive impact on the world. 

What we offer: Many opportunities to learn and grow, from annual professional development allowances to onsite and offsite training. Benefits designed for your well-being and a…

Location

125 Maiden Lane, New York, NY 10038

How to Apply

Please send resume and cover letter to jobs@avodah.net. Please include “Communications Associate” in the subject line. The cover letter will be used as a writing sample. Resumes without a cover letter will not be considered. No phone calls, please. Due to the volume of applications, we are only able to respond to those applicants granted an interview. Applications will be accepted until we hire, but we strongly encourage interested applicants to submit their applications by January 15th. Interviews will be set up on a rolling basis. 

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

Please send resume and cover letter to jobs@avodah.net. Please include “Communications Associate” in the subject line. The cover letter will be used as a writing sample. Resumes…

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