Jews United for Justice (JUFJ) is seeking an Executive & Special Projects Assistant to help support a growing organization and further JUFJ’s mission by providing administrative support to the Executive Director and Deputy Director, and by taking on a range of special projects.
The ideal candidate will be energetic and detail-oriented, and thrive in a fast-paced environment. Candidates must have excellent interpersonal skills, an orientation toward flexibility, the skills and desire to solve a range of problems, and exceptional judgment.
Main areas of responsibility include scheduling and administration, project management, doing special projects, and professionally communicating on behalf of the Executive Director and Deputy Director. The ideal candidate will remain adaptable as the position responsibilities may evolve over time. The Executive & Special Projects Assistant reports to the Executive Director, and is based in Washington, DC. This is a full-time, exempt position that falls within a bargaining unit represented for collective bargaining purposes by a labor organization (NPEU/Local 70, IFPTE).
ABOUT JEWS UNITED FOR JUSTICE
Jews United for Justice advances economic, racial, and social justice in the Washington, DC and Maryland region by educating and mobilizing our local Jewish communities to action. We move our region closer to equity and justice by advancing issue-based campaigns that make real, immediate, and concrete improvements in people’s lives and build the power of working-class and poor communities of color. Through these campaigns we develop leaders, build our Jewish grassroots community, shift the consciousness of our community, and build the collective power needed to undo systemic racism and inequality. Learn more about JUFJ.