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Reference: 63759

Date Added: 5 December 2017
Closing Date: 30 December 2017

Job Title: Speechwriter

Working For: Department for Transport

Location: London

Salary: £51,238 to £57,506

Job Details

We are looking for an excellent writer and communicator to join the speechwriting team at Department for Transport. Working closely with Ministers and the communications team, you will be responsible for drafting speeches and articles on a wide variety of transport issues for delivery at conferences, industry events and Parliamentary debates.

You will be able to draft compelling, accurate, creative speeches and articles that reflect departmental messages and policies, often under pressure. You will also be able to tailor your work for a range of audiences, and to meet each Minister’s style and requirements.

This is a senior role working at the heart of government communications, which will require you to build effective relationships with colleagues at all levels and across the Department.

Closing Date: 30 December 2017

Interview/Start Dates

Shortlisting and assessment will take place in January 2018.

Application Details

Apply online at: https://www.civilservicejobs.service.gov.uk/csr/jobs.cgi?jcode=1564822.

Website: https://www.gov.uk/government/organisations/department-for-transport

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