Job Opportunities

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

  • Senior Development and Communications Officer / Director of Development and Communications

    Job Title: Senior Development and Communications Officer / Director of Development and Communications* *depen­dent on expe­ri­ence 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 […]Read More

Internships & Volunteering

We are often looking for skilled volunteers and interns for various administrative and programmatic roles. We are currently seeking a Development Intern. For more information please visit our posting on

If you are interested in interning in the Jerusalem office, please send us a short note describing your background and interests and attach a copy of your resume. Email your materials to Priority will be given to alumni of our programs for all internships.

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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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