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Reference: 71052

Date Added: 14 May 2019
Closing Date: 15 June 2019

Job Title: Head of Speechwriting and Editorial

Working For: a client of Birchwood Knight

Location: London

Salary: £60,000-£70,000 plus benefits

Job Details

One of the UK's leading advocacy groups working with businesses across the corporate spectrum, this body seeks to engage with policymakers and influencers across the UK and internationally on issues surrounding current affairs, trade and innovation.

The Head of Speechwriting and Editorial produces all the major speeches for the organisation's senior leadership, across a broad range of policy areas and subjects to many different audiences. The candidate will also have responsibility for internal communications and will play a significant role in improving editorial output across the organisation through workshops, narrative management and the creation of internal guidance documents.


  • A first-class speechwriter with the ability to manage multiple messages and stakeholders across government and business, and write for a wide variety of audiences
  • Proven experience producing speeches for senior leaders in either business or politicsAbility to manage and lead a high performing specialist team
  • Excellent understanding and up-to-date knowledge of the UK and global political landscape
  • Collaborative, agile and resilient working style


Closing Date: 15 June 2019

Interview/Start Dates

Application Details

To apply, please send a CV and covering letter to ltarbit@birchwoodknight.co.uk or call Lauren Tarbit on 020 3435 7272.

Website: https://birchwoodknight.co.uk/

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