The Economist Events—the award-winning events and conferences division of The Economist Group, Asia Pacific—seeks a Programme Editor to develop our exciting events across this vibrant region. With overall responsibility for the format and content of a series of events across the region, and drawing on the editorial resources of The Economist, we look to provide world-class speakers and audience-led events; this role is responsible for delivering on that promise.
Constantly seeking new ways of informing and entertaining, working with sponsors and editorial and marketing, the role suits someone with vision, editorial skills, and strong project management discipline. The role is key to development of our events both as stand-alone occasions and as part of integrated programmes. We are ambitious for our events business and seek someone to deliver on our vision.
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