Assistant to Global Professional Development Manager

 Assistant to Global Professional Development Manager

20 hours – flexible days and hours

The Global Professional Development Department identifies and develops opportunities to export Beit Issie Shapiro’s best practices, knowledge and models globally, in order to positively impact the lives of people with disabilities around the world. We do this mainly through developing a wide global professional network – including diplomats, the United Nations, international organizations, governments, municipalities, NGOs, and others – and providing consultation and training.

Job Description:

  • Assisting the department manager in:
    • Identifying potential partnerships
    • Mapping potential sources of funding
    • Researching potential markets (with the assistance of interns and volunteers) and mapping of local connections
    • Developing strategic relationships
    • Identifying relevant target markets and establishing direct contact with key stakeholders
  • Responsible for planning and conducting professional visits from abroad
  • Writing requests and reports
  • Production of marketing materials
  • Administrative assistance (including budget tracking, updating the departmental database, follow-up on payment to suppliers, etc.)
  • Regular maintenance of the professional side of the organization’s website in English
  • Activating volunteers and interns of the department

Skills required:

  • Mother tongue English and excellent Hebrew (speak, read, write, translate)
  • Academic degree
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Knowledge and background in international marketing / business development – advantage
  • Excellent presentation skills
  • High degree of computer literacy, including Microsoft Office (Excel, Word, PowerPoint and Outlook), WordPress, search engines, etc.
  • Self-motivated, independent professional
  • Ability to manage time and complete multiple activities simultaneously within a time frame
  • Excellent organizational skills with detail oriented attitude

TO APPLY please submit your CV and a cover letter to:
Only relevant applicants will be contacted.

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