An initiative fostering art, business and educational collaboration between Atlanta and Africa is seeking a marketing and event manager to craft its strategy ahead of its 2014 launch. 

Africa-Atlanta 2014 will bring together universities, companies, museums and government agencies for an array of programs highlighting ties between the Georgia capital and the continent. 

Organized by Georgia Institute of Technology‘s Ivan Allen College of Liberal Arts, the program will be anchored by an exhibition of art works from the Royal Museum of Central Africa in TervurenBelgium

The person selected for the position will put together a marketing plan for the program, create branded promotional materials, develop relationships with stakeholders and manage events, among other duties. 

For a full job description and to apply through Georgia Tech’s online system, click here

As managing editor of Global Atlanta, Trevor has spent 15+ years reporting on Atlanta’s ties with the world. An avid traveler, he has undertaken trips to 30+ countries to uncover stories on the perils...