Employment Opportunities

PEN America stands at the intersection of literature and human rights to protect open expression in the United States and worldwide. We champion the freedom to write, recognizing the power of the word to transform the world. Our mission is to unite writers and their allies to celebrate creative expression and defend the liberties that make it possible.

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Media Strategist (International)

PEN America seeks a dynamic and expert media strategist to build and promote media awareness of PEN America’s efforts to protect free expression internationally. More

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Video Editor/Producer

PEN America, a nonprofit organization working at the intersection of literature and human rights, seeks a skilled video editor/producer to help power our digital channels. This is a key… More