Define American is a non-profit media and culture organization that uses the power of story to transcend politics and shift the conversation about immigrants, identity, and citizenship in a changing America. Over the last four years Define American has played a critical part in changing how people around the world talk with one another about citizenship, their communities, and our shared story of human migration. With over 260,000 people interacting with Define American content daily (including CNN, MTV, Fox News, Washington Post, New York Times, Los Angeles Times), we offer the ability to make a lasting impact in a growing organization. So are you ready to join the fight for a more welcoming nation? Our staff makes a positive difference in people’s lives every day.
The leadership team includes award-winning individuals from different sectors who have dedicated their lives to accomplishing the mission of the organization. Define American was co-founded in April 2011 by Jose Antonio Vargas, a Pulitzer Prize winning journalist.
Define American is an equal opportunity employer and 501(c)(3) non-profit charitable organization. We encourage applications from all individuals regardless of age, gender, race, ethnicity, religion, or sexual orientation, and evaluate all candidates based on merit.
Define American is seeking an experienced, energetic and focused individual to join its team as a full-time Events Manager. The successful candidate will help facilitate our event planning strategy to execute events of varying scale.
The Event Manager will report directly to the Chief Operations Officer and work closely with senior staff members and the operations department. Already a leading national media and culture organization in the immigration and citizenship space, this person will expand Define American’s impact for any programs requiring in-person participation.
Required travel: 25-40%.
SKILLS AND REQUIREMENTS
Successful candidates will also possess most of the following qualifications:
Due to the remote nature of the work, candidates residing in (or willing to relocate to) the following cities will be preferred to facilitate in-person collaboration and ease of travel. Applicants throughout the United States will be considered.
Define American is an equal opportunity employer and 501(c)(3) nonprofit charitable organization. We encourage applications from all individuals regardless of age, gender, race, ethnicity, religion, or sexual orientation, and evaluate all candidates based on merit.