Job Opportunities

Thank you for your interest in working for Encounter. We are currently hiring for the following posi­tion. Click on the job title to read the job descrip­tion and appli­ca­tion instructions.

  • Community Outreach Internship

    Reports to: Deputy Director Location: New York, NY Time Commitment: 15–20 hours/week. Encounter is seeking excep­tional and qual­i­fied candi­dates to apply to this exciting intern­ship oppor­tu­nity. 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. The ideal candi­date possesses an interest […]Read More

  • Director of Development

    Reports to: Executive Director Position Type: Full-time, exempt Location: New York, NY, United States  Organizational Overview Encounter is a non-partisan educa­tional orga­ni­za­tion culti­vating more nuanced, informed and construc­tive Jewish lead­er­ship on the Israeli-Palestinian conflict. We enable Jewish communal leaders to meet first­hand with Palestinians through immer­sive travel to the West Bank and East Jerusalem and […]Read More

  • Executive Assistant & Development Associate

    Reports to: Executive Director Position Type: Full Time Location: New York, NY Encounter is seeking an Executive Assistant & Development Associate. The ideal candi­date is a highly orga­nized, moti­vated self-starter comfort­able working in a fast-paced envi­ron­ment. S/he possesses an Exceptional work ethic, striving for excel­lence in all tasks big and small. This is an exciting oppor­tu­nity for […]Read More

  • Monitoring & Evaluation Internship

    Monitoring & Evaluation Intern Reporting to: Deputy Director Location: New York City, New York Time commit­ment: 8–10 hours/week Join Encounter’s team as our new Monitoring & Evaluation Intern to support the crit­ical work we do on the Israeli-Palestinian conflict. This is a unique oppor­tu­nity to gain expe­ri­ence in the field of moni­toring and eval­u­a­tion and join […]Read More

  • Recruitment and Engagement Associate

    Reports to: Deputy Director Position Type: Full Time, Exempt (some evenings and occa­sional week­ends) Location: New York, NY This is an exciting oppor­tu­nity for an early career profes­sional inter­ested in American Jewish communal lead­er­ship and the Israeli-Palestinian conflict. The Recruitment and Engagement Associate will directly support Encounter’s rapidly growing network of Jewish leaders reshaping our community’s […]Read More

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Our Mission

Encounter is an edu­ca­tional orga­ni­za­tion dedi­cated to strength­ening the capacity of the Jewish people to be construc­tive agents of change in resolving the Israeli-Palestinian conflict.

Moti­vated by the relent­less Jew­ish pur­suit of hokhma (wis­dom) and binah (under­stand­ing), Encounter cul­ti­vates informed Jew­ish lead­er­ship on the Israeli-Palestinian con­flict by bring­ing…

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