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Sparking intellectual debate, encouraging lively discussion, and bringing this deep editorial dialogue to life, AtlanticLIVE produces nearly 150 events a year across the country and around the world. These include large scale national events like The Atlantic Festival and CityLab; along with topical forums on everything from education to criminal justice; and on-the-record roundtable dinners on some of the most pressing issues of our time.
To learn more about The Atlantic and AtlanticLIVE, visit us at www.theatlantic.com/live.
Position in Brief
AtlanticLIVE, the events arm of The Atlantic magazine, seeks a highly motivated, entrepreneurial and team-oriented professional to support AtlanticLIVE President/Atlantic Senior Vice President Margaret Low, along with other senior leaders of the team.
Within AtlanticLIVE’s progressive, collegial work environment, this role provides a unique opportunity for broad yet high-level exposure to both the editorial and the business behind a media event production enterprise, with a great trajectory for earning increased responsibility. The Executive Assistant will primarily support senior team leaders and will also have the opportunity to participate in a series of projects related to event management/staffing; audience development; speaker management; business development; and research. This role is ideal for a recent graduate who is ready to launch their career in events, journalism, and digital media.
Attributes of the Ideal Candidate
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Atlantic Media is an EOE of Minorities/Women/Vets/Disability.