The Campus Coordinator recruits, trains and assists students to become successful activists for Israel through the creation of new or development of existing pro-Israel programs, public events, conferences, materials and websites. The Campus Coordinator helps represent StandWithUs to the greater community, through outreach programs and fundraising activities that build StandWithUs’ local profile.
Outreach to college students and professional staff on campus (Hillel/Chabad), as well as other professionals
Maintain an active presence on campus
Mentor students on advocacy and program skills
Work with students to create new programs and strengthen existing ones
Recruit students for SWU Emerson Fellowship, SWU Conferences, and internships
Help plan SWU conferences, including small regional summits
Plan speaker tours and major events
Document student activities
Take good photos
Get stories and testimonials
Quantify campus data
Maintain open communication with rest of campus staff and participate in conference calls
Hold regular conference calls with fellows, and be in regular communication with students
Learn SWU presentations and offer yourself as a speaker to Universities and High Schools
Coordinate with Local SWU community chapter
Help with events
Keep Community Director informed of your activities
Establish Relationships with local community leaders, if asked to do so
Be a community builder so you can bring people together for events
Meet with local donors to support your programming
Network with local synagogues and churches and offer yourself as a speaker
Administrative duties for local chapter including phones, data entry, etc.
Establish relationships with local journalists
Try to get your programs covered
Be available for interviews
Degree from 4-year College or University.
Demonstrated project management, supervisory and time management skills.
Computer literacy, including proficiency with MS Office and internet applications.
Knowledge of Israel’s history, culture and current affairs.
Experience in campus activism and leadership.
Willingness to work a flexible schedule
Clear written and verbal communication skills.
Detail oriented, self-motivated, organized, reliable, team player, proactive, strong work ethic, leadership skills; ability to multitask.
Position Based in Los Angeles, California
Access to a car is mandatory.