Executive Assistant to Chief Israel Emissary and Boruchin Fund


For 117 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, 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, and developing infrastructure for ecology, working with people with special needs, heritage preservation, and aliyah from North America. 

The purpose of this position is to provide administrative and project management support for the programs associated with the Chief Israel Emissary and Boruchin Fund. This is a Manhattan based position, reporting to both the Chief Israel Emissary and Boruchin Fund professionals and will be under the supervision of two separate departments/branches of JNF.


Job Accountabilities:

  • Manage database information
  • Assist with scheduling meetings and calls
  • Maintenance/management of lay leadership communications
  • Analyze data, research projects, prepare presentations and donor reports
  • Work with Marketing department to create promotional material, invites, Eblasts and other communications
  • Drafting of correspondence
  • Working closely with JNF Partner Liaisons in Israel
  • Working on projects and programs as needed
  • Answering phones
  • Drafting documents: letters, Grant agreements, emails, agendas etc
  • Keeping track of grant requirements, important dates, payments and deadlines
  • Maintaining correspondence with committee, grantees and applicants
  • Taking minutes in meetings
  • Transcribing dictations for correspondence
  • Ability to plan and execute events
  • Other administrative duties as needed
  • Salesforce data management. 


Required Qualifications:

  • 1-2 years related experience
  • BA/BS degree 
  • Candidate must be fluent in both English and Hebrew
  • Ability to problem solve and multi-task with numerous deadlines 
  • Excellent organizational, planning and leadership skills 
  • Strong attention to detail 
  • Excellent interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills 
  • Strong computer skills, including Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, Database) 
  • Some travel may be required 



  • Opportunity to Travel to Israel
  • Top-notch Healthcare
  • Dental & Vision
  • Flexible Spending Account
  • Employer-paid Life Insurance
  • Employer-paid Short and Long-term Disability
  • 403(b) and Generous Employer Contribution


If you are interested in this position please send your cover letter and resume to [email protected]