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Job Title:  Event Coordinator, mediabistro.com
Location:  New York, NY

Job Summary:  

mediabistro.com's events department is a dynamic, creative work environment. It is growing quickly and, as a result, is a perfect fit for someone ultra-motivated in the rewards of work. This role serves as the first step into a career in Event/Conference Marketing and Planning.

Mediabistro.com is dedicated to enhancing the careers of media professionals at all levels. Mediabistro.com is the premier career, community, and content resource for media professionals. o the site that enhance the user experience and reduce the volume of complaints.

Provide marketing, web production, and logistical support for conferences and events

  • Create, maintain, and edit event websites in Dreamweaver
  • Set up and manage online event registration system
  • Contribute to social media marketing, including Twitter, Facebook, and LinkedIn
  • Contribute to writing and editing marketing copy for websites, emails, and collateral
  • Edit event sites and materials for mediabistro style, consistency, and voice
  • Create event show guide
  • Work with sponsorship sales to create sales kits for eventsSupport research and execution of marketing partnerships
  • Maintain booking pattern and retention analyses
  • Coordinate mediabistro presence and promotion on site at events
  • Research additional social networking and marketing outlets

  • Ideal candidate has a passion for event planning and marketing
  • Excellent copy editing and writing skills
  • Fully proficient in the Microsoft Office suite
  • Experience with Dreamweaver is a plus
  • Comfort and interest in new social media platforms and online tools
  • Highly organized, self-motivated, and driven
  • Outgoing personality in person and on phone
  • Able to stay calm under pressure
  • Flexibility to work at evening events on a weekly basis
  • Travel may be required up to 10% of the time
  • Bachelor's degree

Job Duration:   Full-Time

About Us:   mediabistro.com is a community of media professionals that has grown over 13 years with tremendous good will. We're a small, fast growing, profitable company with offices in Manhattan. mediabistro.com is a division of WebMediaBrands Inc.

Our Vision:   A vibrant place for creative and content industry professionals (media people) to come for fulfillment of their professional aspirations and social needs. A crossroads of commerce, marketplaces and career paths; a center of teaching; a source of inspiration and fun that generates a shared identity and feeling of connectedness between media people and their chosen profession.



Special Instructions:

  We offer competitive compensation commensurate with experience, along with a very generous benefit package that includes medical/dental/vision/life/disability insurance, paid vacation/sick/personal/company holidays, 401K, fitness reimbursement, FSA, commuter discounts, and a casual and fun work environment!

Please submit a tailored cover letter and resume to [email protected]. Applications without a cover letter specifically tailored to this position will be discarded. NO PHONE CALLS.