Job Posting-North American Director at Masa Israel

Masa Israel seeks a CEO who is an entrepreneurial leader with executive leadership and management skills to lead this first class program in North America into its next phase of growth; a leader who can develop short and long-term strategies and implement initiatives that will lead to an increase in North American participation by 3,000 participants in Masa Israel programs within the next five years. The new director will serve as the face of Masa, responsible for developing and building relationships and strategic partnerships, while significantly expanding its reach and impact.

Since its founding in 2004, Masa Israel Journey has almost tripled the number of young Jews who visit Israel each year on semester or year-long programs, bringing over 100,000 young Jews (18-30) from more than 60 countries to participate in Masa Israel programs. In 2009-10 alone, Masa participants contributed an aggregate total of 200,000 volunteer hours in over 400 third sector organizations, and have added at least $100m a year to the Israel economy through (foreign currency receipts). Masa Israel Journey has grown significantly over the past seven years, now bringing over 12,500 people to Israel each year, including 6,300 North Americans, for transformational experiences that connect them to Israel, to their Jewish heritage and to each other.\

The leadership of Masa Israel and The Jewish Agency for Israel, views the appointment of a new North American Director as a unique opportunity to join the leading institution in the transformational Israel experience space at a critical moment in its development.

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