Three job openings in the shape of speechwriters
September 02, 2015
Hartford Financial Services, Highmark Health and Amazon are all seeking scribes.
Fresh from New York Speechwriters Roundtable speechwriting job gardener Dana Rubin ….
The Hartford Financial Services, in Hartford, Conn., seeks an executive communications manager to "support the strategic planning and execution of executive engagements that involve speaking and networking venues, influencer meetings, social media visibility, etc. Additionally, develop, draft and review a range of executive-level communications, including: speeches, presentations, briefings, video scripts, correspondence, bylined articles, employee emails, blog posts, testimonials, quotations for news releases, and social media content."
Highmark Health, in Pittsburgh, Pa., is hiring a director of executive communications to be the "primary communications support to the Office of the President to ensure consistent messaging, presentations and appearances by the President and senior leadership team. Primary responsibilities include: manages senior leadership communications and event planning, such as board meetings, management meetings and other executive-level meetings; provide assistance with speech writing, preparation for hearings, media and special events both internally among Highmark's 37,000 employees and externally; and to work collaboratively with internal and external communications to ensure consistent leadership messaging across the enterprise."
Amazon, in Herndon, Va., is looking for an executive communications manager to "develop strong relationships with AWS (Amazon Web Services) executives to drive content that will advance the thought leadership position of Amazon Web Services in the government, education and nonprofit sectors worldwide."