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Israel Based Positions

If you are interested in applying to an Israel based position, please email us your CV to [email protected]

International Media Spokesperson, Jerusalem

Job Description

United Hatzalah of Israel is seeking a dynamic and talented individual to join our team as an English Language Media Spokesperson. In this role, you will be the voice of our organization, responsible for crafting compelling narratives and effectively communicating our mission to a global audience.

Responsibilities:

  • Serve as the primary point of contact for English-language media inquiries.
  • Draft and distribute press releases, op-eds, and other media materials.
  • Build and maintain relationships with key media outlets and journalists.
  • Develop and execute media strategies to enhance organizational visibility.
  • Craft compelling narratives and human-interest stories.
  • Monitor media coverage and report on relevant trends.
  • Collaborate with the marketing team to align messaging and campaigns.
  • Develop the media presence of C-Suite leaders.

Qualifications:

  • Journalism Background: Bachelor’s degree in journalism, communications, or a related field, with a minimum of 3 years of experience in media relations or journalism.
  • Bilingual Proficiency: Fluent in both English and Hebrew, with exceptional writing skills in English and spoken skills in both languages.
  • Strong Writing Skills: Proven ability to write persuasive press releases, articles, and speeches that resonate with diverse audiences.
  • Media Savvy: In-depth understanding of media landscape both in Israel and abroad,, relationships with journalists, and experience in media outreach and crisis communication.
  • Storytelling Skills: Demonstrated talent for storytelling and an ability to convey complex humanitarian stories in a compelling and relatable manner.
  • Social Media Proficiency: Familiarity with social media platforms and trends, with the ability to create engaging content and manage online presence especially on Twitter.
  • Adaptability: Ability to work in a fast-paced, dynamic environment, with unconventional hours, and handle multiple tasks simultaneously.
  • Team Player: Collaborative attitude and the ability to work effectively with cross-functional teams.

To Apply:

Interested candidates are encouraged to submit their resume, a cover letter outlining their qualifications, and samples of their writing to [email protected]. Please include “International Media Spokesperson Application” in the subject line.

Donor Communications – Writing and Content Production, Jerusalem

Job Description

The ‘Donor Communications Team’ of United Hatzalah is looking to add another passionate writer to our worldclass team. Our writers are responsible for updating our diverse donor base with stories and statistics about the vehicles and/or equipment that they have donated and providing them with personal accounts of lifesaving stories occurring in Israel every single day.

Responsibilities:

  • Craft compelling and personalized reports that vividly illustrate the profound impact of donors’ support.
  • Produce engaging content across various media channels to enhance donor stewardship and foster a deeper connection with our mission.
  • Collaborate directly with our dedicated volunteer medics to gather real-time stories and experiences for inclusion in donor communications.
  • Ensure the timely completion of tasks related to content creation and communication with donors.

Qualifications:

  • Mother tongue English with excellent writing skills.
  • Basic proficiency in Hebrew, both written and spoken.
  • Proficient in MS Office Suite Team productivity tools
  • User-level familiarity with Salesforce as a CRM and task management tool
  • Self-motivated team player with a commitment to collaborative success.
  • Caring and passionate about making a difference through impactful storytelling

Advantages:

  • Tech Savvy—Demonstrated tech-savvy skills for efficient use of tools and platforms.
  • Documentation Formatting— Experience with documentation formatting and professional presentation.
  • Graphic Design Awareness— A foundational understanding of graphic design concepts.
  • Medical/First Aid Knowledge— Basic knowledge of medical/first aid concepts and terminology.

To Apply:

Interested and qualified candidates should submit their resume to: [email protected].

Social Media Manager, Jerusalem

Job Description

Are you a dynamic brand manager who’s unafraid to hit the ground running? Are you a strategic leader with a finger on the pulse of social media? Are you able to work flexible hours and help a company head build his personal brand? If so, the role of Social Media Manager at United Hatzalah may be for you! In this role you will work with the President and Founder of United Hatzalah, as well as the media team to create and implement social media strategies that help strengthen his personal brand and increase awareness of United Hatzalah’s activities.

Responsibilities:

  • Content Creation and Management: Develop and implement a social media strategy aligned with the organization’s goals and the personal brand of Eli Beer.
  • Create compelling and culturally relevantcontent, including text, images, and video, for various social media platforms, META, Instagram, X, TikTok, LinkedIn,
  • Written content: Assist in writing Op-Eds, blogs, and thought leadership pieces.
  • Brand Engagement: Monitor and engage with followers, coordinate responses with Eli’s internal staff and the Spokesperson, and respond to queries in a timely manner.
  • Community BuildingCultivate and nurture an engaged online community, fostering relationships with our supporters, donors, and partner organizations.
  • Collaborate with influencers and thought leaders within the Jewish community to expand our reach.
  • Analytics and Reporting: Track and analyze analytics to gauge campaigns’ success and identify improvement areas.
  • Brand Representation: Represent and preserve Eli’s brand voice and mission across all social media channels.
  • Media: Work closely with the internal media team outlets to cover breaking news stories and developments within the organization and share them across social media.
  • Collaboration: Collaborate with other teams, Eli’s internal staff, and the media and PR team, to ensure brand consistency.
  • Trend Monitoring: Stay up to date with current technologies and trends in social media, design tools, and applications.

Qualifications:

  • Education: bachelor’s degree in marketing, Communications, or a related field.
  • Experience: Proven work experience as a Social Media Manager or similar role involving C-Suite representation.
  • Skills: Excellent communication skills, strong copywriting and content creation skills, and proficiency in using social media for brand awareness.
  • Characteristics: Creative, innovative, adaptable, and able to handle the fast-paced environment of a dynamic organization.
  • Creative and strategic thinker with the ability to develop and implement engaging campaigns.
  • Flexibility to work on US-based hours.
  • Fluent in English, strong working knowledge of Hebrew.

To Apply:

To apply, please submit your resume along with a cover letter explaining your interest in the position and your relevant experience to [email protected].

Grant Writer, Jerusalem

Job Description

United Hatzalah, Israel’s national volunteer emergency response organization, seeks a bilingual grant writer to work on the International Resource Development Team. This position encompasses the full grant cycle: research, Letters of Intent, proposals, reporting, and ongoing correspondence. This is a full-time position working at our Jerusalem office.

Responsibilities:

  • Research potential funding sources
  • Write grant applications based on organizational needs
  • Build program proposals, including budgets and measurable outcomes
  • Produce donor-centered marketing material
  • Track submissions of proposals and manage relationships with funders in Salesforce
  • Report to funders and maintain their engagement in projects funded by their grants.

Qualifications:

  • Native-level English speaker with outstanding English writing skills
  • Basic Hebrew speaking, reading, and writing skills
  • Minimum of two years of proven grant writing experience
  • Excellent analytical and creative abilities
  • Detail-oriented professional
  • Ability to meet multiple deadlines simultaneously and work well under pressure
  • Collaborative team player
  • Computer literate in OFFICE, EXCEL, online grant application and reporting, familiarity with Salesforce a plus

To Apply:

Qualified candidates should send a resume via email to: [email protected].

Development Associate, Jerusalem

Job Description

United Hatzalah, Israel’s national volunteer emergency response organization, is seeking a Development Associate to work in our Jerusalem headquarters. This is a full-time position, reporting to the Director of Development, Israel Office. The primary responsibility will be to drive revenue through fundraising events in Israel, along with supporting the stewardship efforts of the International Resource Development Team. We are looking for someone who derives satisfaction from working for a non-profit organization and feels personally committed to United Hatzalah’s mission of saving lives.

Responsibilities:

  • Develop an annual calendar of local, regional, and international events – including parlor meetings, gala dinner, UH Bike Ride in Israel, Jerusalem Marathon, etc. – and oversee its implementation.
  • Identify hosts for parlor meetings; work with hosts to plan and execute event, including recruiting attendees, preparing agenda, speaking points, presentations, and materials
  • Research venues and identify sponsors for large-scale events (e.g., fundraising dinner); recruit table captains and work with committee members to maximize attendance of potential donors
  • Communicate with external vendors, e.g., caterers, entertainment
  • Oversee the production of invitations, marketing, registration of participants for international events (e.g., UH team for Jerusalem Marathon, Israel Bike Ride)
  • Maintain communication with donors and participants prior to (e.g., invitations, reminders) and following events (e.g., collection of donations, acknowledgements)
  • Strategize follow-up process for attendees, track gifts, measure progress toward financial goals of event and report to development team; evaluate events and draw lessons for future
  • Establish successful administrative processes that can be replicated across events and from year to year
  • Plan and coordinate meetings of Israel Regional Board
  • Coordinate and oversee off-site vehicle dedication ceremonies
  • Maintain and update Salesforce database, run fundraising reports and data analysis for Israel fundraising team
  • Ad hoc projects as requested by Director of Development

Qualifications:

  • Native-level English speaker with outstanding English writing skills
  • Excellent Hebrew skills; comfortable negotiating with Israeli vendors and sponsors
  • Minimum of three years of proven experience in planning events and/or conferences
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and customer-service orientation
  • Detail-oriented professional
  • Ability to meet multiple deadlines simultaneously and work well under pressure
  • Entrepreneurial self-starter
  • Collaborative team player, including ability to work effectively with international colleagues on events that will attract people from both Israel and abroad
  • Computer literate in Microsoft Office Suite; familiarity with Salesforce a plus

To Apply:

Qualified candidates should send a resume via email to:  [email protected].

Development Officer, Jerusalem

Job Description

United Hatzalah, Israel’s national volunteer emergency response organization is seeking a Development Officer to expand the portfolio of Israeli donors. This is a full-time position, based in our Jerusalem headquarters, reporting to the Director of Development.

The successful candidate will have the ability to work effectively in a fast-paced environment and interact with executive-level management, government officials, volunteers, and international development staff.

Responsibilities:

  • Identify, cultivate, solicit, and steward donors for United Hatzalah operational and capital projects.
  • Build a new Hebrew-speaking donor base throughout Israel, with a focus on gifts of NIS 18,000 or higher.
  • Communicate and support the vision, mission, and core values of United Hatzalah of Israel with existing and potential contributors, and the public at large.
  • Initiate and coordinate fundraising meetings, outreach events, and activities.
  • Develop and manage relationships with business and community leaders to support overall fundraising efforts.
  • Communicate with donors to highlight the impact of their giving and ensure they receive our best-in-class donor stewardship.

Grow Portfolio of Anglo-Israeli Donors:

  • Priority on building a new donor base in Israel.
  • Increase support from our current supporters in the region.
  • Specific focus on mid-level gift donors, $5K+.

Qualifications:

  • 2+ years of fundraising experience
  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent certificate
  • Native Hebrew speaker with outstanding writing skills
  • Intermediate English speaking, reading, and writing skills
  • Excellent interpersonal communication skills with a customer service orientation
  • Exceptional organizational skills and attention to detail
  • Computer literate in Microsoft Office Suite; familiarity with Salesforce a plus
  • High degree of personal initiative with an ability to multi-task.
  • Understanding of the need for confidentiality and best practices in fundraising

To Apply:

Qualified candidates should submit their resume to: [email protected]. The subject line of the email should include the words, “Development Officer.”

US Based Positions

If you are interested in applying to a US based position, please email your cover letter and resume to [email protected].

Development Associate, FL

Job Description

We are currently seeking a Development Associate in Florida. Operating on a hybrid work model. This full-time position reports to the National Major Gifts Director in Florida and will support a fundraising team. This candidate is a people – person and is excellent with multitasking and prioritizing. They should be passionate about United Hatzalah’s Mission and will work closely and collaboratively with US and Israeli team members. This position will work within a friendly and sociable team full of like-minded individuals and grow a meaningful career in the non-profit sector.

Responsibilities:

  • Work with fundraising team on donor stewardship to support and enhance the donors’ experience
  • Follow-up with referrals, donors, and prospects to the fundraising team to ensure that information is disseminated, and the campaign is strengthened
  • Support fundraising team on local events
  • Communicate with donors when needed
  • Maintain and update Salesforce database, run fundraising reports and data analysis for fundraising team
  • Enter donations into Salesforce as needed
  • Create fundraising campaigns in Salesforce for fundraising events and enter relevant information
  • Source potential prospecting leads for the fundraising team including individuals, Synagogues, and Day Schools
  • Staff local fundraising events as needed (nights and some weekends)

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree required
  • High degree of comfort with high-net-worth donors
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and customer-service orientation
  • Team player with the ability to multitask
  • Strong working knowledge of Microsoft Office suite, knowledge of Adobe InDesign and Salesforce a plus
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills, as well as active listening skills
  • Entrepreneurial self-starter, creative with a sense of humor

Salary range:

$40,000 – $48,000 annual salary, with comprehensive benefits package including medical, dental, vision, life, retirement plan with employer match, and paid holidays/time off.

To Apply:

Qualified candidates should send a cover letter and resume to [email protected]. The subject line of the email should include the words “Development Associate, Florida”.  Incomplete applications will not be reviewed.