G/O Media has combined 11 of the most important and established digitally native media brands ever to create an entirely new media company.
Since G/O Media was formed in 2019, every facet of the company has been completely rebuilt for the future – from user experience to editorial leadership to partner solutions – to create a premium product that drives unmatched engagement and value.
G/O Media's best-in-class digital portfolio includes Gizmodo, The A.V. Club, The Root, Deadspin, Jalopnik, Kotaku, Jezebel, The Onion, Quartz, The Takeout and The Inventory.
About the Role:
We are currently looking for a detailed-oriented, cost-conscience Event Manager with the creativity, enthusiasm and experience to help bring the G/O Media brands to life through engaging and entertaining live experiences.
This person will report to the VP, Marketing and interact with leaders of sales and editorial teams.
This is an exempt, full-time position located in our New York City office.
Essential Duties & Responsibilities:
- Execute events from beginning to end
- Research event venues
- Negotiate contracts for event venues
- Interface with business and editorial teams
- Develop and oversee event budgets
- Create detailed project calendar
- Maintain weekly event development status reports
- The ideal candidate will have 3+ years of experience managing events for a media company or other sales focused organization
- Strong organizational skills and attention to detail
- A problem solver, with the ability to prioritize and time manage effectively
- A persuasive and confident presenter
- Strong communication skills (written & spoken)
- A fan of and identifies with G/O Media’s brands
G/O Media is deeply committed to fostering a transparently inclusive workplace environment, and people of color, women, people with disabilities, veterans, and LGBTQIA+ candidates are strongly encouraged to apply. Our company-wide mission is to reach very diverse audiences, and so, we are deeply committed to having teams and leaders that reflect this mission.
The salary range for this position is $65,000.00 to $80,000.00
We're better together! G/O Media is back in office with 6 work from home days. This role is based in our New York City office.
The company is committed to public health and to the safety and wellbeing of our colleagues, visitors, and volunteers. As such, we have adopted a policy requiring all employees be vaccinated against COVID-19 or to meet the legal guidelines for an exemption.
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