GTJ seeks full time Executive Director

Gather the Jews (GTJ) seeks to hire a full time Executive Director to manage the day-to-day operations of GTJ starting late July, 2012.

The Executive Director will:

  • Oversee the operation of GTJ
  • Manage a large team of volunteers
  • Help maintain the GTJ website
  • Produce the weekly newsletter
  • Write regular blog posts and news stories
  • Sell advertisements
  • Promote GTJ
  • Attend Jewish events and meetings.
  • Help organize events.

The ideal candidate will:

  1. Want to eat, breathe, and sleep Jewish DC.
  2. Be an effective writer
  3. Be a self-starter and self-motivated
  4. Be highly entrepreneurial
  5. Be very organized
  6. Be personable and outgoing
  7. Be familiar with social media
  8. …  Recent college graduates (and those with advanced degrees) are encouraged to apply!

Why this position is awesome:

  1. You’ll get paid to essentially be the “go to” person in the Jewish community.
  2. You’ll get to attend tons of Jewish events — for free!
  3. You’ll have a very flexible work schedule.
  4. You’ll be the leader of an organization.
  5. You’ll get to exercise your entrepreneurial skills.
  6. You’ll get to do a little bit of everything.
  7. You’ll get to wear a t-shirt to work (if that is what you want).
  8. You’ll get to hang out with the fun GTJ volunteer staff.

Pay (Although after the above description you’d probably work for free, right?!):

  1. $32,000.00 to $35,000.00 base.
  2. Bonus system based on GTJ’s fiscal success.  Total annual pay capped at $60,000.00
  3. Health insurance.


Interested?  Hope so.  Email me at (please also cc:


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