International Media Spokesperson

The Israel Democracy Institute is seeking an International Media Spokesperson to manage our robust international media activities. The suitable candidate will be a native-level English speaker and posses an in-depth familiarity with international media.

Job Description:

  • Direct IDI’s communication efforts in the international media
  • Lead initiatives to promote policy proposals, conferences and current events
  • Draft, write, and distribute press releases, op-eds, and other content
  • Respond to inquiries from media outlets and organize interviews with IDI experts
  • Assist in development of English content on research and policy proposals
  • Assist in development of content for IDI’s English-language website and social media platforms
  • Initiate and maintain contact with international media representatives based in Israel and abroad
  • Perform additional tasks as necessary


  • At least five years’ experience in communications/spokesperson roles with the international media
  • Familiarity with Israeli public policy issues
  • Native English speaker highly proficient in Hebrew
  • Strong and diverse English writing capabilities
  • Ability to work well under pressure
  • Curious and creative team-worker with excellent interpersonal communication skills
  • Flexible approach to work hours—willing to work outside usual working hours
  • Academic degree

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