Interim Public Affairs Adviser (Speechwriter)

30 Sep 2016
30 Oct 2016
Full Time
Contract Type

A leading professional membership body needs to recruit an Interim Public Affairs professional for an inital 3 month contract who will advice and support the team, including drafting high-quality speeches. 

Key responsibilities:

  •  Implement the speechwriting strategy for the organisation and lead in its implementation and evaluation
  • Ensure consistency and relevance across a range of audiences in support of the policy and communications objectives within the business plans.  
  • Finding new platforms for the Chief Executive, President and Office Holder team to speak at and drafting their speeches, presentations, articles and other communications.
  • Support the development and implementation of the Society’s external stakeholder engagement plan, developing and supporting relationships with key stakeholders.

Skills and experience:

  • Experience in speechwriting is essential and proven experience in a policy, public affairs or communications environment or have worked in a related communications activity
  • Research experience and the ability to communicate complex information in a clear and impactful way, with the ability to understand a wide range of issues and to work both at a strategic level and to grasp essential detail quickly.

As they are looking to hire ASAP, please apply now or email your CV to