Six sexy speechwriting jobs
February 02, 2016
Nike, Cisco and TD Ameritrade are among companies on the hunt for executive communicators.
Job postings courtesy of Dana Rubin of the New York Speechwriters Roundtable.
Monsanto in St. Louis, Mo., is hiring an executive communications senior manager, someone who’ll be "managing and executing an Executive Speaking + Visibility Program for key executives and leadership, including identifying and managing the overall communications/events calendar for speaking opportunities, including external and internal engagements; supporting the development of content, including presentations, multi-media, scripts, key messages, talking points, executive perspective pieces and other related collateral."
TD Ameritrade in Jersey City, N.J., is looking for a new senior manager of external communications who’ll be “responsible for the planning and execution of external communications programs that elevate the Company’s profile as a provider of long-term investing services, including but not limited to media relations, executive visibility, thought leadership, social media and content marketing.”
HP in Palo Alto, Calif., is hiring an executive communications manager to support 1-3 top corporate leaders (direct reports of the CEO) and be responsible for creating, driving and managing thought leader platforms and executive communication programs.
Cisco Systems in San Jose, Calif., is hiring an executive communications manager who will play "an integral role in establishing the reputation of Cisco’s leadership team, internally and externally, through high impact communications and thought leadership."
Nike in Beaverton, Ore., is hiring a communications manager to "manage and execute communications tactics across print, video and online channels … write and edit content for campaigns, presentations, websites and videos; measure communications effectiveness through qualitative and quantitative methods; build credible relationships with team members and business stakeholders; develop and manage plans, projects, and editorial calendars; create and execute innovative and targeted communication campaigns and initiatives; develop and facilitate communication related workshops and meetings; and provide tools, templates & communication support for Transition Management and end‐user training."
Renovate America in San Diego, Calif., is hiring an executie speechwriter. This person will "serve as the primary writer for the Renovate America leadership team, including the Chief Executive Officer, and will develop thought-leadership communications that help to drive core business objectives. He or she will be responsible for writing and helping conceive a variety of communications including speeches, panel remarks, op-eds, and other materials."