Current Openings

Chief Operations Officer

Location:
New York, NY
Reports to:
Executive Director
Position Available:
Immediately
Position Type:
Commensurate with experience; excellent benefits

The Chief of Operations (COO) is responsible for overseeing the programs and operations of Encounter to ensure programmatic excellence and optimized impact in this newly created position. Encounter is in a period of rapid organizational growth and the COO will play a critical role in partnering with the Executive Director to ensure Encounter is poised to continue its success and build upon it into the future. Keeping the mission in the center of all of the organization’s work, the COO will translate Encounter’s vision and strategy into operational tactics, fortifying the organizational infrastructure needed to achieve Encounter’s mission.

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Leadership Engagement Associate

Location:
New York, NY
Reports to:
Director of Leadership Engagement
Position Available:
Immediately
Position Type:
Full Time with competitive salary and generous benefits.

This is an opportunity to play an essential role in Encounter’s mission. As Leadership Engagement Associate you will ensure that the Encounter is able to engage the leaders best positioned to impact the discourse on Israel and the Palestinian-Israeli conflict in the American Jewish community. You will help create and shape a community of Encounter leaders that is over 300 strong and growing. You will be responsible for advancing and supporting all aspects of Encounter’s recruitment for our Leadership Intensive Seminars and all leadership engagement work throughout the year.

The ideal candidate is highly organized and detail oriented, goal driven, an independently motivated hard worker, able to build, cultivate and nurture relationships with high-level leaders. You must work well with others, communicate clearly effectively, and have the ability to manage a heavy information load and strict deadlines.

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Development Intern

Time commitment:
12 hours/week for a minimum of 3 months
Location:
New York City, New York

Encounter is seeking exceptional and qualified candidates to join our North American team as a Development intern. This is a unique opportunity to join a committed team working on the front lines to transform Jewish communal engagement with the Israeli-Palestinian conflict. For more information about our work, please visit our website: www.encounterprograms.org The ideal candidate

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