We don’t love job descriptions at TEDxMileHigh. Truth be told, we don’t even like calling them jobs.

That said, we need someone to join the team to accelerate big ideas to create big impact — so call it what you will...

Join the TEDxMileHigh Team

We have an extraordinary opportunity for an experienced, dependable, world class, and creative event management professional to join our team.

Like the rest of us, this person will wear many hats; you will work closely with our core team, interns, partners, volunteers, and contractors.

Your role, broadly speaking, will be to solve problems and accelerate TEDxMileHigh’s mission toward world class events.

Specifically, you will be charged with leading our event management efforts, leading the team in overall event logistics,  catering and food needs, volunteer management,  VIP relations and leveraging content across our platforms.

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You Live, Breathe and Sleep Event Management

You’re not only comfortable leading all aspects of a large, world class event, you’ve done this many times before. Perhaps you’ve run a festival or series of events, you are a solution master for any problem that comes your way!

You’re a Rare Right Brain/Left Brain Combination

You enjoy content in all of it’s forms, and finding creative connections and possibilities to spead big ideas. But, you also are pretty excited to get into nitty gritty details and make sure everything is executed perfectly for an event.

 You Know What You’re Doing

You like telling stories, tapping marketing channels, and converting leads, but you love using marketing analytics and being able to quantify and articulate how successful you are at each, why, and at what cost.

You Get Things Done

This is not your first rodeo. You’re a multitasking machine. You own your work. You follow through on every request, no matter how big or small. You keep your cool under pressure and know how to prioritize your responsibilities. And when you need help, you’re not afraid to ask for it.

You Have a Team Ethos and Independent Drive

You thrive in a creative, inventive, fast-paced start-up environment, with people who are passionate about their work and mission.

You’re not just excited to work cross-functionally, you demand it.

You’re also comfortable working independently, and getting it done and owning your role and responsibility.

You know the buck stops with you, but you’re passionate about mobilizing teams toward a goal.

You’re Flexible, a Quick Responder

The messaging we’re pushing and conversation we’re starting is dynamic and each day brings fresh and exciting challenges. You can react quickly and efficiently when called upon to change or pivot. You like special projects and learning new things.

You Get Under the Hood

Our team digs deep. They do what’s necessary for quality. The integrity of our messaging is a core value, so your attention to detail must be impeccable.

You Believe That No Problem is Too Hard

You find ways to get it done. You know how to articulate and roll out solutions, recognizing there are many solutions to the same problem. You find new and effective ways to streamline and create processes to increase efficiency.


TEDxMileHigh is a community of engaged, active, and driven individuals committed to ideas worth spreading in Colorado.

TEDxMileHigh promotes inspired citizenship in our communities with the ultimate goal of creating a better, more connected Colorado.

Since 2011, we’ve produced twenty events for a collective audience of more than tens of thousands of thinkers and doers.

Our talks online have been viewed 28M times through online channels, and our Facebook community is over 70K active members.

While our mission is big, we try to keep things light. We have a happy, productive workplace, and we’re constantly trying to improve.

You’ll find us hustling on the job, having deep related and unrelated conversations seeking life’s truths, and enjoying a laugh with a Colorado craft brew.

This is a paid, part time contract position.


We’d love to speak with you.

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Applications open until August 13, 2018.

Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis, so apply as soon as possible!