Administrative Assistant - Al Monitor

Organization Information

Al-Monitor.com is an online media organization that covers the Middle East. Published in 6 languages with 9 country-specific “pulses” and almost two dozen regional newspapers, the site has become a go-to location for casual readers and policy-makers alike.

Location -
 1850 K St. NW, Suite 1225, Washington, DC 20006

Job Description

Al-Monitor is seeking a full-time administrative assistant. The assistant will be responsible for ensuring the smooth functioning of the office. Candidate will provide general administrative support including handling email correspondence, answering phones, receiving visitors, and assisting the editorial staff.


Job Responsibilities

  • General administrative tasks;

  • Manning office phones;

  • Managing email correspondence;

  • Booking travel;

  • Welcoming guests to office;

  • Keeping track and updating contributor records;

  • Assisting in managing editorial calendar; and,

  • Performing research for our journalists.


Job Qualifications  

  • Administrative experience; and,

  • Some skill in one of our languages (Arabic, Hebrew, Persian, Russian, or French) preferred.


How to Apply

Please send an email with subject line Administrative Assistant to jobs@al-monitor.com with your resume and a cover letter.

Job Posting Deadline 
- December 1, 2014