Professional and Personal Assistant

Posted On: August 15, 2017

Media-Related Job

Media Organization: Author and TV Host

Company Description

New York Times best-selling author/New York Times columnist/TV host

Job Description

Seeking part-time professional/personal assistant with strong organizational ability, professional courtesy, and research skills to work out of home office in Brooklyn Heights. Responsibilities include:

– Managing home office (filing, mailing, arranging travel, completing speaking contracts)
– Administering author website (updating marketing materials, writing newsletter)
– Help with research (assembling background material, arranging interviews, transcribing)
– Running personal errands/help with household management/general handiwork

The ideal candidate would be a four-year college graduate–energetic, with a can-do spirit, excited to learn from a leader in the journalism/publishing/television field. Previous occupants have gone on to successful careers in media and the arts. The year-round job involves 10-12 hours a week, spread out over three days, with occasional access by email or telephone.

10-12 hours a week—spread over three days (flexible times)
$16 - $18/hour—with room for growth
Minimum 18-month commitment please

To Apply

Please send resume and cover letter to