ASSISTANT PRODUCER - EVENTS

The Hill’s events team is seeking an Assistant Producer for its growing events portfolio. The Assistant Producer will be working closely with the Executive Producer to develop content and lead speaker recruitment for policy briefings, social engagements, and other events for our advocacy and corporate clients.

Responsibilities:
• Create content for The Hill’s events including policy briefings, roundtable discussions, and newsmaker interviews

• Ensure that content development for all events adheres to The Hill’s event guidelines that emphasize a balanced view of sectors and perspectives

• Collaborate closely with the newsroom to craft compelling and newsworthy content
• Serve as a content liaison with clients

• Lead targeted speaker recruitment for events on a wide range of topics in the policy and politics sphere
• Work closely with and support the logistics team from event concept to execution

• Write content proposals and work with the Executive Producer to develop new innovative event ideas

Skills and Attributes:
• Has in-depth knowledge of and interest in policy and politics and the working of Washington

• Ability to keep pace with news developments and the functioning of Congress and the administration
• Self-motivated and brings an entrepreneurial approach to work

• Excellent written and verbal communication skills

• Excellent organizational and time management skills
• Attention to detail and ability to meet tight deadlines

• Strong interpersonal skills and ability to build relationships with internal and external stakeholders
• Ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment and tackle multiple projects at one time

• Ability to be flexible, adaptable, collaborative and a team player

• Ability to work independently, be proactive, and take initiative

Ideal candidates should have 2+ years of experience in a newsroom, media outlet, on Capitol Hill or in event management, public relations and/or communications. A Bachelor’s degree is required.

To Apply: 

To apply, please send a resume and cover letter to Niharika Acharya at nacharya@thehill.com