Media Relations and Marketing Coordinator

Location
Washington, D.C
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Sep 30, 2019
Closes
Oct 02, 2019
Ref
2019-1241
Function
Communications
Industry
Nonprofit
Hours
Full Time
AEI is seeking a self-starting team player for a busy media relations and marketing department. The media relations and marketing coordinator will work directly with the director of media operations to promote AEI scholars and their work. Primary responsibilities include overseeing the scheduling and operations of AEI's broadcast facilities (TV and radio), serving as the primary media liaison for conferences and special events, maintaining a database of media contacts and email distribution lists, supervising the department's interns, assisting with administrative tasks, and fielding interview requests from the press as needed.

This position requires excellent attention to detail and strong verbal and written communication skills. Qualified candidates will have a keen interest in policy and the ability to handle multiple tasks in a frequently busy and demanding environment. A bachelor's degree is required.

We offer a stimulating and harmonious work environment and excellent benefits. Qualified applicants should submit an online application to www.aei.org/jobs , complete with a resume, a cover letter, transcripts, and a 500-word writing sample on any topic.

About AEI

The American Enterprise Institute (AEI) is a public policy think tank dedicated to defending human dignity, expanding human potential, and building a freer and safer world. The work of its scholars and staff advances ideas rooted in a belief in democracy, free enterprise, American strength and global leadership, solidarity with those at the periphery of our society, and a pluralistic, entrepreneurial culture.

AEI is committed to making the intellectual, moral, and practical case for expanding freedom, increasing individual opportunity, and strengthening the free enterprise system in America and around the world. Its work explores ideas that further these goals, and AEI scholars take part in this pursuit with academic freedom. AEI operates independently of any political party and has no institutional positions. Its scholars' conclusions are fueled by rigorous, data-driven research and broad-ranging evidence.