Content and Research Associate

Mar 21, 2013
Apr 20, 2013
Full Time
Knowledge, Education and Experience:
oB.A. degree required
oMinimum 5 years work experience required; preferably in a broadcast media environment
oDemonstrated strong intellectual curiosity and a basic familiarity with the broad spectrum of the day’s major figures and issues in politics and public policy, science and technology, and culture.
oStrong connections and networks among leading thinkers and public figures a plus
oShould have experience and confidence to work directly with VIPs (and their staffs) across a broad range of issues.
oExperience with TV/radio production or live event management a plus.
oExcellent written and verbal communication skills.
oExcellent team skills.
oExcellent organizational, interpersonal and time management skills.
oProficiency in Internet use, Microsoft Office suite, database software.
oDemonstrated ability to work independently and in a group to produce successful results.

Physical Requirements & Work Conditions
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to use hands to finger, handle, or feel. The employee is frequently required to stand, walk, sit, reach with hands and arms and talk or hear. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus.

The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.

Some overnight travel to events is required.

To Apply:

Visit our career page and follow the instructions for uploading your cover letter and resume. All interested applicants must submit a cover letter and resume. Cover letter and resume may be uploaded at Step 5 of the process. If you are having difficulties with the uploading portion of the application process please try using the escape key to exit the screen. Your document should safely upload.

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The Aspen Institute is an Equal Opportunity Employer and complies with all District and federal laws

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