Quick Take: Axios is a new digital media company that gets you smarter, faster with news that matters. We're hiring a Head of Events!
Why it Matters: We have revolutionized the news events industry by bringing Axios’ signature Smart Brevity style to life on the live events stage. From healthcare to 5G, our events cover the topics that matter in a format that is worthy of our consumers’ time.
Go Deeper: Our Head of Events will oversee all event concepts, event execution and events team members. From pulling off a morning event in DC that make our audience more informed on the daily news cycle to our presence at events like SXSW, Cannes and CES, this person should be a proven leader and an expert collaborator.
The Details: Ideal candidates will embody an entrepreneurial spirit, a passion for Axios’ mission and have the following skills:
Ability to create events ideas that will appeal to both our clients and our news consumers
Experience with a wide array live news-making and social events for high profile people and organizations
Proven track record collaborating with goal-oriented and creative cross-functional team members
Deep understanding of the event planning process with the ability to flawlessly execute
Excellent leadership skills with experience managing and building events teams
Health insurance (100% paid for individuals, 75% for families)
Primary caregiver 12-week paid leave
Generous vacation policy, plus company holidays
Commuter and cell phone benefit
A commitment to an open, inclusive, and diverse work culture