|Location: Boston, Massachusetts|
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.
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.
The Boston Office
of AJC is seeking an intern whose primary focus will concern research and
support of advocacy projects. S/he must be clear thinking, demonstrate strong writing
skills, and possess an interest in Middle East affairs, human rights, and/or
intergroup relations. In addition, the
candidate must be proficient in Microsoft Word and Excel.
The Boston office
is a small office with a large agenda. The successful candidate will be someone
who is an energetic self-starter, who knows how to work well on a team, is
comfortable in a fast-paced environment, works well under pressure, has the
flexibility to adapt to changing circumstances, enjoys a challenge and wants to
commitment preferred but one semester commitment minimum, 10-12 hours per week.
To apply, please send resume and cover letter to KeysR@ajc.org.