Conference Associate/Assistant

Location
Washington D.C.
Posted
Jun 09, 2017
Closes
Jul 14, 2017
Hours
Full Time

The American Enterprise Institute, a preeminent public policy think-tank, seeks a full-time, highly motivated, and detail-oriented conference associate with excellent customer service skills.

AEI hosts over 400 events and private meetings every year. Special events include the AEI World Forum, AEI Annual Dinner (large black-tie event), and Bradley Lectures. This position is responsible for assisting policy scholars and their staff with conference planning and execution.

The ideal candidate will be highly organized, self-motivated, calm under pressure, and will have an interest in public policy.  The ability to multitask and to handle diverse projects and deadlines are a must.  Superior communication skills and a high degree of discretion are also required.  HTML, graphic design, and database skills a plus. The candidate’s level of experience will determine whether he or she will begin at the Assistant or Associate level.

Qualified candidates should submit their resume, cover letter, writing sample and transcript with their online application to www.aei.org/jobs.