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 […]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 […]Read More

  • Grant Writer

    Reports to: Executive Director Position Type: Part-time, Consultant (approx. 15 hours/week) Location: New York, NY, United States Position Description This is an excit­ing oppor­tu­nity for a talented indi­vid­ual to support devel­op­ment for the orga­ni­za­tion. As a member of the Encounter team, s/he will be respon­si­ble for writ­ing grant propos­als and reports and support­ing research on […]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 […]Read More


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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