Just Vision seeks to increase the power and legitimacy of Palestinians and Israelis working to end the occupation and resolve the conflict nonviolently. Based in New York City, Washington DC, and Jerusalem, we are non-politically and non-religiously affiliated. Just Vision recruits highly qualified individuals with experience and expertise in curriculum development, teaching, translation (Arabic/Hebrew/English), development, research, web technology and more. Learn more about what we do.

 

JOB OPENINGS


Executive Director (WASHINGTON, DC OR NEW YORK CITY, NY)

 

 

INTERNSHIP PROGRAM

Students and recent graduates are encouraged to apply for Just Vision's internship program. Through this dynamic program, interns will gain hands-on experience and mentorship in the fields of media, education, development, and nonviolence. Just Vision actively recruits for spring, summer, and fall interns. Interns will be required to work 15-20 hours per week and will be based in either our New York City or Washington DC office.

Production Intern (NYC OFFICE)
Development Intern (NYC OFFICE)
Development & Operations Intern (DC OFFICE)
Digital Media and Communications Intern (DC or NYC OFFICE)
Education and Programming Intern (DC OFFICE)

 

 

  
Production Intern

The Just Vision Production Intern will support the Communications and Production Manager in planning and implementing online outreach and press strategies to maximize the impact of Just Vision's upcoming short film. An ideal candidate will demonstrate an interest in documentary film, proficiency in Final Cut Pro, DVD Studio Pro and Motion, as well as best practices for video conversion for the web.  Enthusiasm and flexibility are invaluable.  The intern will also assist the Just Vision production team in creatings on-the-road pieces and video portraits.

Responsibilities:

  • Logging and capturing
  • Converting media for the web
  • Researching digital outreach strategies & new media
  • Preparing & sending press materials
  • Duplicating DVDs
  • Organizing footage archive on tape and harddrive
  • Supporting in the creation of photoslideshows and other multimedia pieces, as necessary.


Arabic or Hebrew proficiency and prior knowledge of the Israeli-Palestinian context a plus.


Interns will be required to work a minimum of 20 hours per week and will be based in our New York office.


This internship is unpaid.

To apply
, download the application form, include a cover letter, resume, a one-page writing or multimedia project sample, and references and return to jessica@justvision.org.

 


Development Intern

As Just Vision's impact grows internationally, so does its need to broaden and deepen the engagement of our supporter base. We are seeking an intern to support our fundraising efforts, including supporting our upcoming ten-year anniversary event, conducting prospect research, writing program summaries, tracking impact and maintaining/updating our donor database.


Responsibilities:

•    Assisting Grants Manager and Executive Director with proofreading (proposals, reports, etc.) and packaging for submission.
•    Assisting with Just Vision's upcoming ten-year anniversary fundraiser and smaller events and special projects.
•    Conducting research on individuals who may be potential funders of Just Vision, using the Foundation Center, Lexis-Nexis, Internet search engines and other databases.
•    Preparing written summaries of findings for Manager of Strategic Relationships and Executive Director.
•    Keeping prospect research chart accurate and up-to-date.
•    Handling confidential information with integrity.
•    Maintaining a comprehensive Salesforce database.
•    Attending lectures, events and conference and reporting to the team.
•    Assisting with administrative tasks as necessary.

Qualifications:

•    Excellent oral and written English language skills
•    Strong attention to detail and organizational skills
•    Excellent research skills
•    Ability to work both independently and within a team
•    Self-starter, highly motivated, and proactive; ability to take responsibility in meeting deadlines and making progress without constant supervision
•    Ability to listen carefully, learn quickly, and think critically
•    Proficient computer skills; strong Microsoft Office skills a plus
•    Experience with SalesForce a plus
•    Knowledge of the Palestinian-Israeli conflict not necessary, but a plus

Interns will be required to work 15-20 hours per week and will report directly to our New York team.

To apply, please send a cover letter, resume/CV, two writing samples, and three references to info@justvision.org.  Position is open until filled.  Use “Development Intern” as the subject of your e-mail. Only complete applications will be reviewed.



Development & Operations Intern

We are seeking an intern to support our fundraising efforts, including conducting prospect research, writing program summaries, tracking impact and maintaining/updating our donor database.

Responsibilities:

• Conduct research on foundations and individuals who may be potential funders of Just Vision, using the Foundation Center (either online or at the Washington, DC branch), Internet search engines and other databases
• Prepare written summaries of findings for the Grants Manager
• Keep prospect research chart accurate and up-to-date
• Assist Grants Manager and Executive Director with proofreading (proposals, reports, etc.) and packaging for submission
• Assist in tracking Just Vision's impact and reach
• Attending lectures, events and conference and preparing reports for the team
• Data entry and administrative tasks, as necessary

Qualifications:

• Excellent oral and written English language skills
• Strong attention to detail and organizational skills
• Excellent research skills
• Ability to work both independently and within a team;
•Able to handle confidential information with integrity
• Self-starter, highly motivated, and proactive
•Ability to take responsibility in meeting deadlines and making progress without direct supervision
•Ability to listen carefully, learn quickly, and think critically
• Proficient computer skills, including Microsoft Office
•Experience with SalesForce a plus
•Knowledge or interest in the Palestinian-Israeli conflict not necessary, but a plus

Supervision: Grants Manager and
Operations Coordinator.

To apply, please send a cover letter, resume or CV, two writing samples, and three references to info@justvision.org.  Position is open until filled.  Use “Development & Operations Intern” as the subject of your e-mail. Only complete applications will be reviewed.


Digital Media & Communications Intern 

The Digital Media and Communications Intern will support the Director of Communications and Online Content Coordinator at Just Vision in the development and maintenance of Just Vision’s multilingual Drupal website (www.justvision.org). In this role, the intern will learn how content is developed, edited and formatted for the Web, launched and promoted. Interns will be responsible for creating and updating pages and graphics. The Digital Media and Communications Intern may also be responsible for updating Just Vision’s online communication platforms, including Facebook and Twitter.  If the intern shows interest, they may play a role in some data visualizations projects that tell a story of documentary film and impact.


Responsibilities:

•    Assist in developing web-based content for Just Vision’s website
•    Maintain and update web pages, including graphics and text
•    Review and refine existing content on Just Vision’s website
•    Suggest/develop social media content


Qualifications:
 

•    Prior experience maintaining websites and working with Drupal, HTML and/or Adobe design software is encouraged
•    Strong attention to detail and highly organized
•    Must be able to meet deadlines and manage multiple projects
•    Ability to work both independently and within a team
•    Self-starter, highly motivated, and proactive
•    Ability to listen carefully, learn quickly, and think critically


The Digital Media and Communications Intern will work in either the New York or Washington, D.C. office for a minimum of 20 hours per week.


To apply,
please send in a letter of interest, resume/CV and three references to eva@justvision.org.  Position is open until filled.  Use “Digital Media and Communications Intern” as the subject of your e-mail. Only complete applications will be reviewed.

 

Education & Programming Intern

Just Vision is currently seeking a detail-oriented Education and Programming Intern with strong English writing abilities to join our team in on a part-time basis. The Education Intern will be based in Washington, D.C. and must be available to work 15 hours/week. The Education and Programming Intern will support the Digital Resources and Education Coordinator at Just Vision in the development of Just Vision’s resources and educator/faith-based outreach. The intern will learn about constituency engagement and gain insight into program development, implementation and evaluation.     

Responsibilities:
•    Conduct research on educators and faith leaders who may be interested in engagement opportunities with Just Vision
•    Prepare written summaries of findings for the Digital Resources and Education Coordinator
•    Develop and maintain contact lists for educators and faith leaders
•    Assist in reviewing digital resources that accompany our films and Visionary interviews prior to publication
•    Assist in developing a report for educator evaluations/feedback
•    Updating the Just Vision website
•    Assisting with administrative tasks as necessary

Qualifications: 

•    Strong attention to detail and organizational skills
•    Excellent oral and written English language abilities
•    Excellent research skills
•    Ability to work both independently and within a team
•    Self-starter, highly motivated, and proactive; ability to take responsibility in meeting deadlines and making progress without direct supervision
•    Proficient computer skills; strong Microsoft Office skills, particularly with Word and Excel
•    Knowledge and interest in Israel/Palestine and/or contemporary and historical social movements a plus


To apply,
please send in a letter of interest, CV/resume and contact information for three references to suhad@justvision.org.  Position is open until filled.  Use “Education and Programming Intern” as the subject of your e-mail. Only complete applications will be reviewed. If available, please include links to relevant work samples in CV/resume.