Speech Writer

Posted On: July 18, 2014

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Media Organization: Johns Hopkins University

Company Description


Job Description

The Speech Writer will work with the Director of Speechwriting in the Office of the President to develop, research and write communication materials including formal speeches, remarks, talking points, correspondence, public letters, and other documents that articulate the vision and ideas for the University President. The Speech Writer must have the capacity to find and tell good stories that will reach diverse audiences and a talent for writing and editing in a fast-paced environment that thrives on self-motivation, flexibility, and collaboration.

Job Requirements

NOTE: For consideration, include three writing samples, a cover letter, and resume'.

Bachelor's degree required. Advanced degree is preferred. Three years related experience required. Excellent oral and written communications skills. Excellent research, analytical and storytelling skills. Knowledge of grammar usage and editorial style guidelines. Ability to synthesize and analyze information quickly. Ability to maintain the utmost discretion and diplomacy in interacting with high-level individuals and maintain confidences at all times. Ability to work in a fast-paced environment, while balancing competing priorities and managing multiple assignments. Ability to be flexible and self-motivated in order to deliver high quality work product in multiple communications mediums.

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