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Published 3 days ago

July 20, 2020

The State of New York’s Executive Chamber has an immediate opening for an accomplished wordsmith to join our speechwriting team.

The qualified candidate will be able to write content for a wide range of innovative and groundbreaking public policies. The ability to work in a fast-paced environment under tight deadlines is essential. An understanding of government and politics is a plus, but not a requisite for the right candidate who is willing to learn as they go. Most importantly, s/he must have a demonstrated record of excellent writing skills.

Responsibilities will include:

  • Draft speeches, talking points, scripts and other related materials
  • Actively collaborate with policy makers and senior government officials
  • Conduct research to support and strengthen prepared remarks

 Required Qualifications:

  • A baccalaureate degree from an accredited college
  • At least five years of professional relevant experience

 Preferred Skills:

  • Superior written and verbal communication skills
  • Punctuality, time management and extreme attention to detail
  • Ability to manage multiple tasks under deadline and work in a fast pace environment

The State of New York’s Executive Chamber has an immediate opening for an accomplished wordsmith to join our speechwriting team.

The qualified candidate will be able to write content for a wide range of innovative and groundbreaking…

Details at a glance

  • On-site Location
  • Full Time Schedule
  • 4-Year Degree Required

How to Apply

Please email resume and cover letter to kara.pangburn@ogs.ny.gov.

Please email resume and cover letter to kara.pangburn@ogs.ny.gov.

Location

New York, NY

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