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Tot Shabbat – (5/6/2022) 5:00 pm
Tot Shabbat – (5/6/2022)
May 6 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
First Fridays Tot Shabbat is back!Tot Shabbat, our hangout and Shabbat service for kids 6 and under resumes May 6! ALL kids 6 and under & their adults and older siblings are welcome, free of … Continued
Israeli Independence Day Shabbat Service – (5/6/2022) 6:00 pm
Israeli Independence Day Shabbat Service – (5/6/2022)
May 6 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Join us for an Israeli Independence Day Shabbat Service and Celebration this Friday, May 6th at 6:00 pm!Led by Rabbi Jonathan Singer, Cantors Arik Luck and Marsha Attie, and special guest Israeli musician, Shimon Smith. … Continued
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Clergy-Led Torah Study (5/7/2022) 9:15 am
Clergy-Led Torah Study (5/7/2022)
May 7 @ 9:15 am – 10:15 am
Torah Study with a member of our Clergy, followed by Mourner's Kaddish and Healing Prayer. To participate, click here.
Shabbat Morning Service – Leah Mordehai (Main) 9:15 am
Shabbat Morning Service – Leah Mordehai (Main)
May 7 @ 9:15 am – 10:45 am
Join us for In-Person Shabbat Morning Services in our Main Sanctuary along with one of our b'nei mitzvah celebrants! To best ensure we can provide a safe and sacred experience, please note the following: Service will be … Continued
Torah Hevra with Rabbi Lawrence Kushner (5/7/22) 10:00 am
Torah Hevra with Rabbi Lawrence Kushner (5/7/22)
May 7 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
A Zoom seminar – " The Spiritual Teachings of the Sefat Emet".Text: The Language of Truth, trans. & ed. Arthur Green (Jewish Publication Society).Available in paperback on AmazonThe Sefat Emet is the pinnacle of Hasidic … Continued
Shabbat Morning Service – Maxwell Ginsburg (Meyer) 10:30 am
Shabbat Morning Service – Maxwell Ginsburg (Meyer)
May 7 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
Join us for In-Person Shabbat Morning Services in our Martin Meyer Sanctuary along with one of our b'nei mitzvah celebrants! To best ensure we can provide a safe and sacred experience, please note the following: Service will … Continued
Shabbat Morning Service – Sadie Franklin (Main) 11:30 am
Shabbat Morning Service – Sadie Franklin (Main)
May 7 @ 11:30 am – 1:00 pm
Join us for In-Person Shabbat Morning Services in our Main Sanctuary along with one of our b'nei mitzvah celebrants! To best ensure we can provide a safe and sacred experience, please note the following: Service will be … Continued
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Ukraine Update with Former CIA Official, Rob Dannenberg 7:00 pm
Ukraine Update with Former CIA Official, Rob Dannenberg
May 11 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
The Israel Action Committee presents: Ukraine: A discussion of Putin’s Strategic Intent and StrategyWith former CIA Official to Russia/Eurasia, Robert Dannenberg Wednesday, May 11 at 7:00 pm PTRob is an independent consultant on geopolitical and … Continued
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Shabbat Service with Guest Joe Goldman from HIAS 6:00 pm
Shabbat Service with Guest Joe Goldman from HIAS
May 13 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Join us for In-Person Friday Night Shabbat Services this Friday, May 13th at 6:00 pm!Led by Rabbi Sydney Mintz and Cantors Marsha Attie and Arik Luck.Guest Speaker Joe Goldman, Community Engagement Director at HIAS, will … Continued
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Clergy-Led Torah Study (5/14/2022) 9:15 am
Clergy-Led Torah Study (5/14/2022)
May 14 @ 9:15 am – 10:15 am
Torah Study with a member of our Clergy, followed by Mourner's Kaddish and Healing Prayer. To participate, click here.
Shabbat Morning Service – Blooma Shlain Goldberg (Main) 9:30 am
Shabbat Morning Service – Blooma Shlain Goldberg (Main)
May 14 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am
Join us for In-Person Shabbat Morning Services in our Main Sanctuary along with one of our b'nei mitzvah celebrants! To best ensure we can provide a safe and sacred experience, please note the following: Service will be … Continued
Torah Hevra with Rabbi Lawrence Kushner (5/14/22) 10:00 am
Torah Hevra with Rabbi Lawrence Kushner (5/14/22)
May 14 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
A Zoom seminar – " The Spiritual Teachings of the Sefat Emet".Text: The Language of Truth, trans. & ed. Arthur Green (Jewish Publication Society).Available in paperback on AmazonThe Sefat Emet is the pinnacle of Hasidic … Continued
Shabbat Morning Service – Arthur Cohn (Main) 11:30 am
Shabbat Morning Service – Arthur Cohn (Main)
May 14 @ 11:30 am – 1:00 pm
Join us for In-Person Shabbat Morning Services in our Main Sanctuary along with one of our b'nei mitzvah celebrants! To best ensure we can provide a safe and sacred experience, please note the following: Service will be … Continued
CEEP Art Auction and Benefit 2022 7:00 pm
CEEP Art Auction and Benefit 2022
May 14 @ 7:00 pm – 11:00 pm
CEEP Art Auction and Benefit 2022
CEEP Art Auction and Benefit | Join us for a Spanish-themed evening! Thank you for supporting Congregation Emanu-El Preschool! We look forward to seeing you in the courtyard of Congregation Emanu-El on May 14th at 7 pm for … Continued
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Congregant Security Training 5:00 pm
Congregant Security Training
May 15 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Congregant security training with our partners, the Jewish Community Federation and Secure Community Network (SCN).Emanu-El takes a proactive approach to security. Part of this approach has been to provide regular training to our own staff. We … Continued
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173rd (Virtual) Annual Meeting 5:00 pm
173rd (Virtual) Annual Meeting
May 16 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Join us for our 173rd (Virtual) Annual Meeting to hear our leadership deliver a "state of the congregation," vote on nominees to our Board of Directors, and reflect on where we've been in the past year, … Continued
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Lag Ba’Omer Singalong 6:00 pm
Lag Ba’Omer Singalong
May 19 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Bring your musical instruments and gather with us outdoors for our annual Lag Ba’Omer kumzitz singalong with rabbis‘ teachings and storytelling.Event Signup
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Shabbat Service – (5/20/2022) 6:00 pm
Shabbat Service – (5/20/2022)
May 20 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Join us for In-Person Friday Night Shabbat Services this Friday, May 20th at 6:00 pm!Led by Rabbi Jonathan Singer and Cantor Marsha Attie.To best ensure we can provide a safe and sacred experience, please note … Continued
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Clergy-Led Torah Study (5/21/2022) 9:15 am
Clergy-Led Torah Study (5/21/2022)
May 21 @ 9:15 am – 10:15 am
Torah Study with a member of our Clergy, followed by Mourner's Kaddish and Healing Prayer. To participate, click here.
Torah Hevra with Rabbi Lawrence Kushner (5/21/22) 10:00 am
Torah Hevra with Rabbi Lawrence Kushner (5/21/22)
May 21 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
A Zoom seminar – " The Spiritual Teachings of the Sefat Emet".Text: The Language of Truth, trans. & ed. Arthur Green (Jewish Publication Society).Available in paperback on AmazonThe Sefat Emet is the pinnacle of Hasidic … Continued
Shabbat Morning Service – Yedidyah Luck 10:30 am
Shabbat Morning Service – Yedidyah Luck
May 21 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
Join Rachel and Cantor Arik Luck in the Main Sanctuary at 10:30 am on May 21, 2022, as they celebrate Yedidyah Luck becoming a Bar Mitzvah!RSVP is required for in-person attendance.This event will also be … Continued
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Shabbat Service – (5/27/2022) 6:00 pm
Shabbat Service – (5/27/2022)
May 27 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Join us for In-Person Friday Night Shabbat Services this Friday, May 27th at 6:00 pm!Led by Rabbi Ryan Bauer and Cantor Arik Luck.To best ensure we can provide a safe and sacred experience, please note … Continued
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Clergy-Led Torah Study (5/28/2022) 9:15 am
Clergy-Led Torah Study (5/28/2022)
May 28 @ 9:15 am – 10:15 am
Torah Study with a member of our Clergy, followed by Mourner's Kaddish and Healing Prayer. To participate, click here.
Shabbat Morning Service – Chloe and Madison Gensler (Main) 9:30 am
Shabbat Morning Service – Chloe and Madison Gensler (Main)
May 28 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am
Join us for In-Person Shabbat Morning Services in our Main Sanctuary along with one of our b'nei mitzvah celebrants! To best ensure we can provide a safe and sacred experience, please note the following: Service will be … Continued
Shabbat Morning Service – Rowan Blumenthal (Meyer) 10:00 am
Shabbat Morning Service – Rowan Blumenthal (Meyer)
May 28 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Join us for In-Person Shabbat Morning Services in our Martin Meyer Sanctuary along with one of our b'nei mitzvah celebrants! To best ensure we can provide a safe and sacred experience, please note the following: Service will … Continued
Torah Hevra with Rabbi Lawrence Kushner (5/28/22) 10:00 am
Torah Hevra with Rabbi Lawrence Kushner (5/28/22)
May 28 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
A Zoom seminar – " The Spiritual Teachings of the Sefat Emet".Text: The Language of Truth, trans. & ed. Arthur Green (Jewish Publication Society).Available in paperback on AmazonThe Sefat Emet is the pinnacle of Hasidic … Continued
Shabbat Morning Service – Ari Hirson (Main) 11:30 am
Shabbat Morning Service – Ari Hirson (Main)
May 28 @ 11:30 am – 1:00 pm
Join us for In-Person Shabbat Morning Services in our Main Sanctuary along with one of our b'nei mitzvah celebrants! To best ensure we can provide a safe and sacred experience, please note the following: Service will be … Continued
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Communications and Marketing Manager

Position Title: Communications and Marketing Manager
Reports to: Senior Director of Membership and Engagement Operations
Status: Full-Time, Exempt

Our Vision:

At Congregation Emanu-El, we believe that Judaism guides us on our journey to be better people, create stronger community, and repair the world.

We are searching for the right person to help us communicate the many ways we carry out this vision, and to ensure that all our communications and marketing materials reflect and uphold it.

Position Summary:

Congregation Emanu-El seeks a creative, tech-savvy and self-motivated Communications and Marketing Manager with experience handling both internal and external communications and marketing. The ideal candidate will guide and implement a communications/marketing plan across all channels, including website, social media, print, eBlasts, and public relations. The ideal candidate will create fresh and innovative content that not only informs but generates excitement about the Temple for current members, potential members and the larger community. Strong knowledge and understanding of current trends in new media, and a keen sense of design, are essential. Excellent writing, editing, proofreading, and layout skills are required to implement the strategy. The successful candidate will manage (1) full-time staff member in the Communications and Marketing Department and oversee several freelancers and consultants.

The Communications and Marketing Manager will work closely with the Senior Director of Membership and Engagement Operations, clergy, and other staff to ensure that all of the congregation’s internal and external communications and marketing are consistent, engaging, accurate, and advance organizational priorities.  

Responsibilities:

  • Develop and implement an annual communications and marketing plan
  • Lead the creation and publication of content across channels that engages stakeholders and leads to measurable engagement (such as volunteering, joining, and participating in programs)
  • Design collateral for print, web and social media as needed to promote programming
  • Oversee, edit, and/or create marketing emails, social media posts, website pages, and other communications channel content as needed
  • Review and update an organization-wide style and branding guide
  • Ensure the website remains fresh with current content
  • Manage and strategically utilize video, audio, and still photography recording of key events
  • Supervise and direct the workflow of communications requests, ensuring requests are handled in a timely fashion
  • Oversee Emanu-El’s communications file archive to enhance communications and marketing efforts
  • Ensure the Communications and Marketing Department is using the most effective technical tools, software, and systems, and that department staff maintains sufficient skills as the tools evolve
  • Research trends in synagogues, houses of worship and nonprofits across the country and implement best practices
  • Manage vendors and/or consultants involved in communications/marketing efforts
  • Manage all media contacts and develop relationships with new contacts
  • Build and manage a communications/marketing budget
  • Moderate live Shabbat and holiday services on Facebook, YouTube and website as needed (rotation)

Essential Skills:

  • Leadership skills to enhance and grow communication/marketing strategy throughout the organization
  • Excellent writing, editing, and verbal communications skills with a keen attention to detail and dedication to accuracy
  • Graphic design, layout design, video editing experience
  • Experience preparing files for print and working with printers to order postcards, magazines, banners, etc
  • Ability to manage a variety of projects and initiatives concurrently
  • Commitment to work collaboratively with all constituent groups, including staff, clergy, board, volunteers, program participants, and other supporters—a team player who can both lead and carry out the vision of other leaders when directed
  • Self-starter, able to work independently

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree and 5 years’ experience in communications work, preferably for nonprofit or small businesses
  • Experience working with cross-functional teams
  • Proficiency in CRM/database systems (Salesforce preferred), Marketing Cloud (or other email marketing software), Microsoft Office 365, WordPress, and software programs including InDesign, Photoshop/Adobe Creative Suite and Canva.
  • Familiarity with Google Analytics, Social Media analytics

Benefits and Salary

  • We offer a competitive salary commensurate with experience and full benefits, including health, dental, vision, and life insurance, flexible benefits plan and 403b employer match.

Organization Overview:

Congregation Emanu-El is the fifth largest Jewish Reform congregation in the United States, with 1800 households, and is the oldest Jewish congregation west of the Mississippi.  Officially established in 1850, and located in a landmark temple in San Francisco, Emanu-El serves as a foundation of community life for Jews and non-Jews, for members and non-members, with innovative programs in worship, community and education that span the cycles and events of life.

To apply, please send resume and cover letter to:  [email protected]

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