Career Opportunities

 

St. Paul Jewish Federation is looking for dynamic, creative individuals who are interested in working in a collaborative, vibrant workplace. Keep an eye on our job listings below and let us know how you could use your talents and experience to help us make a difference.

PJ LIBRARY & PJ OUR WAY COORDINATOR

 

The St. Paul Jewish Federation seeks a part-time (20 hours) program coordinator for its PJ Library and PJ Our Way programs. PJ Library supports St. Paul families by providing free monthly, age-appropriate, Jewish-content books and music to more than 450 children ages newborn to 8 years while PJ Our Way provides free books of their own choosing to children ages 9 to 12 years. 


Through social media, e-newsletters and community programs, PJ Library also offers opportunities for families to enhance their connections to the Jewish community and to one another. Primary duties and responsibilities of the coordinator includes all aspects of the program including its marketing, recruitment and enrollment of new participants, and developing and implementing events, often in collaboration with other Jewish organizations. The ideal candidate will be passionate and creative and will work with an advisory committee, the national PJ Library organization and local Jewish institutions. 

 

Special Skills & Abilities:

  • Demonstrated experience in event planning & coordination, marketing, non-profit administration, and/or work with families with young children

  • Excellent interpersonal communication and organizational skills

  • Detail oriented and able to communicate clearly through oral and written means

  • Must be proficient and experienced in Microsoft Office programs

  • Ability to communicate successfully with families, volunteers, staff members and community organizations

  • Able to work collaboratively with a team, as well as effective independently

  • Must understand and be able to utilize various social media and marketing platforms including Facebook, Instagram, Constant Contact, Canva, etc.

 

Preferred qualifications include:

  • Knowledge of or familiarity with non-profit organizations

  • Knowledge of child development, early childhood education or family engagement

  • Experience working with volunteers and committee process

  • Knowledge of the Jewish community and culture

 

Other Requirements:

  • Position requires the use of a car to travel in and carry equipment to program events and meetings 

  • Hours are flexible with some evening and weekend attendance at programs, meetings and events required

 

To Apply: Email your resume and cover letter to Stacy at sdockman@stpaulfed.org

MARKETING INTERN

 

The St. Paul Jewish Federation seeks an enthusiastic, creative intern who wants on-the-job experience in marketing and communications. As a marketing intern, you’ll gain experience in a variety of areas, including writing, editing, web content development, digital marketing, photography and more. You’ll be encouraged to help develop marketing strategies and new approaches to increase engagement.

 

Marketing Support Duties

  • Assist in marketing strategy development
  • Create social media posts
  • Update website
  • Write stories for newsletter
  • Send newsletters via Constant Contact
  • Track engagement and marketing campaign success via Google Analytics and social media analytics
  • Research new trends in social media and digital marketing to help develop new ways to reach, engage, and grow Federation’s audience
  • Create marketing materials for events
  • Other marketing duties as assigned

 

Qualifications:

  • Currently has or is pursuing an undergraduate or graduate degree in Communications, Marketing, or related field
  • Strong writing and editing skills 
  • Knowledge and understanding of marketing strategies or have a vested interest in growing in this field
  • Familiarity with social media tools including Twitter, Facebook and Instagram
  • Ability to work in PowerPoint and Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, In-Design and/or video editing software a plus
  • Knowledge of Jewish community 

 

Duration of the internship: 15-25 hours a week, beginning in August 2021 or sooner depending on availability.

 

Compensation: The Marketing Intern will receive a stipend based on qualifications and length of internship.

 

To apply: Please submit a cover letter and resume to Julie Swiler, marketing director, at jswiler@stpaulfed.org.