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Manager of Advocacy & Leadership Programs
The Manager of Advocacy & Leadership Programs is responsible for building JWI’s grassroots network, advocating for federal legislation that protects women and girls and promoting initiatives that support women’s leadership. Our legislative initiatives include addressing violence against women and girls, gun violence prevention, sexual assault on college campuses, women’s economic security, trafficking and reproductive health. The manager will represent JWI on Capitol Hill and to Administration officials to advance the organization’s advocacy goals. The manager will also staff the Interfaith Coalition Against Domestic and Sexual Violence, and represent JWI in coalition work with other advocacy organizations. Download a full description of the position. To apply, please send cover letter, resume and writing sample to Deborah Rosenbloom, Vice President of Programs & New Initiatives at DRosenbloom@jwi.org.
JWI’s Program Department seeks a hardworking college student with strong writing and communications skills to intern in the department. Individuals with a demonstrated interest in women’s issues and policies such as violence against women, choice, financial literacy, domestic violence and sexual assault are strongly encouraged to apply. Day to day responsibilities include updating web content, writing blog posts, conducting research on pending legislation, marketing JWI’s programs, and special projects. Intern must be available to come into the office at least 2 days a week. To apply, please send resume and cover letter to DDouglas@jwi.org.
JWI’s Development Department seeks an energetic, detail-oriented intern to provide support to the Development team. The Development Intern works on a variety of fundraising projects and activities, including JWI’s annual Women to Watch gala, the National Library Initiative, Mother’s Day Flower Project, and social media planning. The Development Intern also conducts foundation research using the web and traditional sources and works with the Marketing Team to help integrate fundraising activities into JWI’s marketing strategy. Ideal candidates must have excellent written and oral communication skills, proficiency with MS Word, and experience with Outlook, Excel, PowerPoint, OneNote is desirable. Additionally, experience in online research is highly valued. The intern must be able to work independently, committed to progressive women’s issues, and available to come into the office at least 2 days a week. To apply, please send resume and cover letter to DDouglas@jwi.org.
JWI’s Marketing Department seeks an energetic, detail-oriented intern to assist with the organization’s marketing and communications efforts as well as its premier publication, Jewish Woman magazine. Duties include writing and editing for our website and newsletters, drafting press releases, and event promotion and marketing. The intern also will assist with promotion and advertising for the magazine as well as researching story ideas and short writing assignments. Good writing skills are essential. Intern must be available to come into the office at least 2 days a week. To apply, please send resume, cover letter, and writing samples to DDouglas@jwi.org.
JWI's Marketing Department seeks a magazine intern to assist with its premier publication, Jewish Woman magazine. Published online and in print, Jewish Woman offers women resources, insights and tips for everyday Jewish living and attracts readership and interest among a broad audience. Duties will include writing, research, editing, and proofreading for a variety of articles and short features. Interns will receive frequent writing assignments and also have an opportunity to propose their own stories and do original research. This internship is ideal for a Journalism student. Good writing skills are essential. Please send writing samples and a resume to DDouglas@jwi.org.