Long Island Regional Office Intern

New York

LOCATION: New York, NY

Founded in 1906, AJC seeks to enhance the well-being of the Jewish people and Israel and to advance human rights and democratic values in the United States and around the world. In addition to its New York headquarters and Office of Government & International Affairs in Washington, D.C., AJC has regional offices and affiliates across the U.S. and overseas in addition to a multitude of global partnerships.

Among Jewish organizations, AJC is the preeminent leader in the global arena. With a presence in Belgium, France, Germany, India, Israel, Italy, Brazil and Switzerland, AJC’s network of relationships with, and access to, key decision makers and thought leaders on every continent is unmatched. AJC is recognized by foreign leaders, the Israeli and U.S. governments as an effective and trusted interlocutor for Jewish issues, human rights and advocacy for democratic values. Today, AJC proactively tackles the greatest concerns of Jewish communities around the globe.

AJC Long Island region is seeking an (unpaid) intern to assist with the following projects. The hours are flexible and the intern can even work from home only coming in to the New York City office as needed. S/he reports to the Long Island Regional Director who will provide all content material. Design must be within AJC’s branding policies. S/he will be trained on AJC’s internal Kintera/Sphere system.

Responsibilities include:
  • Maintaining and posting the AJC LI Impact newsletter to be mailed monthly at first, then may be changed to weekly mailings.
  • Maintaining and posting an AJC LI Facebook page.
  • Designing and maintaining AJC LI Website presence
  • Event management tasks including phoning vendors and participants towards a successful event.
Intern must have computer skills and knowledge of basic web graphic layout. This is a great opportunity to get excellent recommendation letters. Interns will be provided with a commuting stipend of up to a maximum of $300 per month upon presentation of commuting receipts.

To apply, please send cover letter and resume to Robert Socolof at socolofr@ajc.org.