Location: Rockville Centre
For 115 years, Jewish National Fund USA has been on the ground in Israel improving the lives of its residents and developing the land for the next generations. No other organization makes a bigger difference for the land and people of Israel.
JNF has launched the $1 Billion Roadmap for the Next Decade (http://www.jnf.org/assets/pdf/thebilliondollarroadmap_digital_v-1.pdf), a ground-breaking and unprecedented plan for Israel's future that focuses on connecting the next generation to Israel, building communities in Israel's Negev and Galilee, developing infrastructure for ecology, working with people with special needs, heritage preservation, and Aliyah from North America.
Jewish National Fund seeks to recruit an Events Coordinator for Rockville Centre, NY location.
The purpose of this position will be to assist with planning and implementation of events throughout the Northeast region including Greater New York, Central and Northern New Jersey and New England. This is a full-time position.
Duties will include:
Work closely with Director, Events Manager and campaign staff to assist with events
Assist with aspects of event logistics
Independently coordinate certain events, as assigned
Develop lists and oversee mailing of Save-the-Date cards, invitations, etc.
Assist with coordination of the tribute/ad journal
Assist with confirmation of attendees, keeping track of RSVPs
Assist with coordination and collection of items for an auction (silent or live) and/or raffle at events
Assist with follow-up after events
Assist with set-up and break-down of events
Excellent organizational skills
Ability to problem solve and multi-task with numerous deadlines
Tolerance for time-sensitive transactions and last minute changes
Ability to work as a team with campaign staff as well as independently
High energy, flexibility and ability to meet deadline demands
Strong attention to detail
Excellent interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills
Strong computer skills, including Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Powerpoint, Outlook)
Ability to work nights, weekends and to travel throughout the Northeast region as required
BA/BS degree; Valid Drivers License and ability to lift up to 25lbs.
Candidates must have a valid US driver’s license, access to a car and personal credit card to use for travel (documented expenses are reimbursed per company policy)
Interest in Special Events is preferred.
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