Opportunity to work with a social justice organisation making a real difference

NIF Australia (NIFAu) is the Australian affiliate of the New Israel Fund (NIF), which is based in the USA and Israel and is the leading organisation committed to equality and democracy for all Israelis. It is a partnership of Israelis and supporters of Israel worldwide, dedicated to a vision of Israel as both the Jewish homeland and a shared society at peace with itself and its neighbors.  NIF strengthens organisations and leaders that work to achieve equality for all the citizens of the state, to realise the civil and human rights of all, including Palestinian citizens of Israel, to recognise and reinforce the essential pluralism of Israeli society and to empower groups on the economic margins of Israeli society.

NIF Australia is seeking an administrative officer in Sydney or Melbourne for thirty hours per week (worked flexibly) to  provide administrative support for its activities which centre on fundraising around events and associated activities, including publicity for events, updating supporters through newsletters, email and social media, and providing administrative support for an energetic and committed honorary Board and committees.

Main skills required:

  • Excellent administration skills gained in working for organisations;
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills;
  • Good IT skills including database management (experience in NationBuilder an advantage), NIFAu Facebook site administration and NIFAu website content publishing (training for website and database will be provided);
  • Experience in event management, including publicity and advertising for events.

Some knowledge of business finance an advantage.

To express your interest, and to see a detailed job description, e-mail info@nif.org.au.