Emily Hilton

  • Executive Assistant
  • Washington, DC, 20005, US
  • Apr 07, 2021
Full time role, Contract position Executive Assistant

Personal Summary

Work Experience

Contributing Executive Assistant
Oct 2019 - May 2021 The Hollywood Reporter

• Wrote and researched over 65 articles for multiple sections of the magazine, online and in print.
• Assisted the editorial director with scheduling, phone calls, travel and other administrative projects.
• Coordinated department communications, scheduling and budget, and expenses for various editors.

Manager in Training
Feb 2019 - Oct 2019 Anonymous Content

• Covered desks for assistants out of office and assisted on various projects.
• Read and evaluated scripts and books for various managers and producers.
• Trained incoming trainees on assistant tasks and etiquette.

Agent in Training, Agency
Nov 2018 - Feb 2019 Performing Arts

• Read and evaluated scripts and books for literary agents.
• Covered desks in the literary and intellectual property departments for assistants out of office.

Administrative Assistant
Jan 2016 - May 2018 Wasch Center

• Assisted Wesleyan University retired faculty members with various projects.
• Organized mailings and answered phone calls.

Committee Member, Senior Class Gift Committee
Sep 2017 - May 2018 Wesleyan University

Planned events and raised thousands of dollars for the Wesleyan Fund and financial aid.

Mar 2014 - Jul 2016 Skinny Isn't Worth It

Founded an advocacy organization dedicated to promoting healthy body image for teenagers.


Bachelor of arts - English
Aug 2014 - May 2018 Wesleyan University

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Experience Level

3-6 years

Sectors of Interest

Research & Education, Advocacy or Policy, Communication & Media, Philanthropy, Community & Movement Building

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