Young Adult Peer Connector - Jewish Networking Specialist @ OFJCC

Young Adult Peer Connector - Jewish Networking Specialist

Seeking Part-Time Young Adult Peer Connector

What do benefits, membership to a state-of-the-art fitness center, up to 20 paid holidays, PTO and working at the OFJCC have in common? Read below to find out!

Overview of the Role:

The Oshman Family Jewish Community Center (OFJCC) is hiring a tenacious, enthusiastic people-person who will help Jewish adults in their 20s and 30s who are uninvolved in Jewish life or new to the area to connect to Jewish opportunities, build lasting friendships, and discover personally meaningful Jewish life.

Who We Are:

ENGAJ, a program of the OFJCC, is the premier destination for 20s and 30s Jewish life in the Palo Alto area. We strengthen the fabric of Jewish life by stewarding relationships and helping young professionals connect to Jewish organizations and to each other. We produce innovative opportunities for meaningful and relevant Jewish living and build community among our constituents.

About the OFJCC:

The OFJCC is one of the most exciting and innovative non-profit organizations in Silicon Valley. Our vision is to be the architects of the Jewish future, and we are executing our mission by creating meaningful, inclusive and joyful experiences for everyone in the South Peninsula and beyond through educational, social, cultural, spiritual, fitness, and other wellness programs.

What You’ll Do:

Meet young adults outside of mainstream Jewish settings, proactively facilitating these meeting opportunities.
Maintain an expansive 1:1 engagement portfolio with young adults in the Bay Area
Connect and guide people in finding Jewish paths and other people in order to do the things that matter most to them.
Maintain a knowledge base of diverse resources and happenings for Jewish young people in the area.
Provide tailored support for participant-driven programs and events.
With Program Manager, curate and monitor ENGAJ presence on all relevant social media platforms.
Support Program Manager with tasks related to ENGAJ programming, as appropriate.
Represent ENGAJ at community functions around the Bay Area.

Who You Are:

A passionate self-starter with strong written and verbal communication skills.
Curious, interested in people, and a good listener.
A natural relationship-builder with an outgoing, professional demeanor.
Someone with a burning desire to help 20s and 30s find their Jewish community.

Interested in learning about diverse Jewish opportunities.
An innovator with a positive spirit who isn’t afraid to take risks.
Fluent in and current with different social media platforms.
Passionate about Jewish community and/or comfortable sharing Jewish wisdom.
A flexible, collaborative team-player.

Experienced with Wix a plus.

If interested and qualified, send cover letter and resume. For additional info, give us a call at (650) 223-8644.

Application Instructions

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Job Summary

  • Duration: part-time
  • Benefits: paid vacation, sick leave, parental leave, medical, vision, dental, retirement plans, leave early for Shabbat, Life Insurance
  • Preferred Experience: Entry Level (0-2 years)
  • Preferred Degree: N/A
  • Job Posted: 2020-01-17
  • Times this job has been viewed: 405 times
  • Job is posted for: 60 days
  • Job Categories: Advocacy, Community Outreach, Other
  • Organization Type: Community Centers
Job Location
3921 Fabian Way
Palo Alto , California 94303


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