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Jewish News Syndicate (JNS.org) is rapidly expanding and looking to hire qualified individuals to fill the following positions. Interested candidates should send their CV to jobs@jns.org noting the position number.

Marketing and Fundraising Writer (Jerusalem-Hybrid)

Jewish News Syndicate (JNS) is seeking a talented and experienced Marketing and Fundraising Writer to join our dynamic team. As a full-time Marketing team member, the Marketing and Fundraising Writer will play a crucial role in crafting compelling content to support our marketing and fundraising initiatives.  Responsibilities include:

  1.  Producing marketing content for various platforms, including email, digital, print, social media, video, presentations, marketing collateral, and any additional requirements requested by the department head.
  2. Writing grant requests and reports and providing ongoing updates to institutional and other top funders.
  3. Developing donor-facing materials, including presentations, impact reports, case studies, and board communications.
  4. Continually refining and updating JNS’s case for giving to ensure its currency and power.
  5. Integrating JNS strategy and goals into donor-facing materials to underscore the organization’s focus and discipline.
  6. Incorporating performance metrics that showcase the organization’s impact and growth.
  7. Working closely with relevant staff to ensure effective targeting of current and potential funders.
  8. Researching and staying informed about industry trends, best practices, and successful fundraising strategies to inform content creation.
  9. Overseeing grant reporting schedule to ensure all projects meet deadlines and requirements; including collecting data needed for reports from our staff, and creating narratives with the data.

Qualifications:

  • Proven experience in marketing and fundraising writing, with a strong portfolio of successful campaigns and materials.
  • Exceptional writing and storytelling skills, with the ability to tailor messaging to different audiences and platforms.
  • Fast learner – Quick writer- Ability to think outside the box and produce quality content for marketing and fundraising purposes, in an efficient and timely manner.
  • Ability to work under pressure and meet tight deadlines.
  • Knowledge of fundraising best practices and an understanding of donor motivations and behaviors.
  • Strong research skills and the ability to translate complex information into compelling and accessible content.
  • Familiarity with the Global/American Jewish Communities is a plus.

APPLY FOR THIS JOB NOW  Please attach your CV/resume and multiple links to published writing samples.

Video Editor (Jerusalem, Hybrid)

Jewish News Syndicate (JNS) is seeking a skilled and creative Video Editor to join our Podcasts Division. As a Video Editor, you will play a key role in editing video podcasts. You will also assist in creating engaging videos for JNS’s marketing needs; social media posts, ads and promotional videos etc.
** Proficiency in Premiere Pro is essential, and knowledge of motion graphics softwares such as After Effects and/or Cinema 4D is a plus.

Responsibilities:

• Edit video podcasts, ensuring high-quality and engaging content.
• Create compelling marketing videos and ads to promote our podcasts.
• Collaborate with the production team to understand project requirements and objectives.
• Ensure timely delivery of edited content while maintaining high production standards.
• Stay updated on industry trends and editing techniques to enhance video quality.
• Contribute creative ideas to enhance the visual appeal of video content.
• Assist our Senior Editor & Director in monitoring the filming of video podcasts, when needed

Qualifications:

• Proven experience as a Video Editor
• Proficient in Premiere Pro; knowledge of After Effects and other motion graphics softwares is a plus.
• Strong understanding of video editing techniques, storytelling, and pacing.
• Detail-oriented with excellent organizational and time-management skills.
• Ability to work collaboratively in a fast-paced environment and meet tight deadlines.
• Creative mindset with a passion for visual storytelling.
• Experience working a control room – plus
• Demonstrated proficiency in photography and filming – plus

APPLY FOR THIS JOB NOW Please attach your CV and portfolio

New York Correspondent (remote) Position # 6054

Jewish News Syndicate is seeking a full-time New York City-based reporter for its U.S. Bureau. The reporter will work remotely but should be NYC-based and able to attend events in the area. Applicants should be well-versed in U.S. politics, the U.S.-Israel relationship and the Jewish community. Candidates must be news savvy, experienced in investigative reporting, have strong writing skills and have at least three years of reporting experience.

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Please attach your CV/resume and multiple links to published writing samples.

Brief writer (remote) – Position # 6053

Jewish News Syndicate is seeking a full-time brief writer for its U.S. bureau. The writer will write several short briefs a day on topics that they find or are assigned. They should be able to fact-check and deliver a quality copy in a timely fashion. The writer should also be familiar with finding topics for briefs on various social-media platforms. Applicants should be knowledgeable in Middle Eastern and Jewish topics, have strong writing skills and have at least five years of experience.

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Investigative news reporter (remote) – Position # 6063

Jewish News Syndicate is seeking full-time and freelance investigative reporters for its U.S. and Israel bureaus. The reporters will conduct timely investigations into Middle Eastern and Jewish topics. Candidates must be news savvy, experienced in investigative reporting, have strong writing skills and have at least three years of reporting experience.

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Please attach CV/resume along with multiple links to published writing samples.

U.S.-based breaking-news reporter (remote) – Position # 6050

Jewish News Syndicate is seeking full-time and part-time breaking-news reporters for its United States bureau. The reporters will quickly find and cover timely stories related to Middle Eastern and Jewish topics. Candidates must be news savvy, experienced in searching for stories on social media, have strong copy-editing skills and have at least three years of reporting experience. The reporters should also be able to write longer-form investigative pieces if necessary.
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Please attach CV/resume along with multiple links to published writing samples.

Israel-based breaking-news reporter (office/hybrid/remote) – Position # 6053

Jewish News Syndicate is seeking full-time and part-time breaking-news reporters for its Israel bureau. The reporters will quickly identify and cover timely stories related to Middle Eastern and Jewish topics. Candidates must be news savvy, experienced in searching for stories on social media and have strong copy-editing skills. Previous reporting experience is a plus. The reporters should also be able to write longer-form sourced pieces, if necessary. Hebrew proficiency is required.

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Please attach CV/resume along with multiple links to published writing samples.

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