The Atlantic Jewish Council

Employment Opportunities

Job Opportunities

We are currently looking to hire a student for most of May and June to help out around our office and work on our exciting Online Jewish Archives project!

Eligibility: The applicant must be a full-time student in an accredited post-secondary institution or a graduating grade 12 student. The student must be a permanent resident of the province or reside in Nova Scotia for at least six months prior to this work term. The student will be required to sign a declaration that states that all these conditions have been met.

Applicants cannot be immediate or extended family members of any AJC staff or board members.

Start Date: April 29th, 2019 (flexible)

End Date: June 21st, 2019 (flexible)

Hours per Week: 35 hrs (9am-5pm with 1 hour for lunch)

Wage: 12$/hour

Responsibilities:

  • Acting as the first line of communication with the organization’s constituents via phone/email.
  • Monitoring and regularly updating our website presence including our website/social media.
  • Updating our community database on an ongoing basis and ensuring that all records/organizational lists are accurate and up to date.
  • Assisting with accounting, including overseeing transactions and processing invoices.
  • Organizing and scanning historical/archival materials.
  • Cataloging scanned materials on a hard drive.
  • Any other duties that may be assigned by the supervisor, Naomi Rosenfeld, Executive Director.

Qualifications:

  • Independent, organized, mature, analytical student.
  • Basic technology skills.
  • Archival and research skills.
  • Self-starter, able to produce results.

If interested, please send a cover letter, resume, and unofficial transcript to Naomi Rosenfeld – nrosenfeld@theajc.ca – by April 19thS