Job details

Location
Dubai
Salary
AED 30,000 to 35,000 per month
Job Type
Permanent
Ref
1033439
Posted
27 days ago

Job details

Location
Dubai
Salary
AED 30,000 to 35,000 per month
Job Type
Permanent
Ref
1033439
Posted
27 days ago
DMCG Global is looking for a Speech Writer to craft speeches and presentations for our Client who is a leading international communications consultancy.

The consultancy prides itself on its track record of advising governments and corporates, as well as providing a nurturing work environment for employees to grow, with excellent training and career prospects offered to those who prove themselves.

The candidate’s responsibilities include preparing speeches suited to the audience and platform, completing revisions according to client feedback, and meeting all deadlines. Also we are looking for someone who is detail-orientated and have excellent research skills.

Speech Writer Responsibilities:
  • Understanding written briefs and meeting with clients to discuss the specifics of the speech, which may include structure, points of emphasis, appropriate humor, content, and overall style.
  • Conducting research to obtain interesting facts and statistics that can be used in the speech.
  • Submitting the speech outline and subsequent drafts for approval.
  • Rehearsing or practicing the speech out loud to get a sense of how well it works and whether it is suited to the speaker or not.
  • Ensuring that the speech is conversational and that the objectives will be clear to the audience.
  • Double-checking that the speech is in a suitable format to be read off cue cards or a teleprompter.
  • Ensuring the speaker is aware of how to incorporate visual aids or props into their speech.
  • Scheduling a rehearsal session with the speaker if required and providing them with tips and advice.
  • Implementing client feedback and completing any edits to the speech as soon as possible.
Speech Writer Requirements:
  • A Bachelor’s degree in Journalism, English, Literature, Communications, Creative Writing, or a similar discipline.
  • A Master’s degree is preferable.
  • Extensive experience in a similar role.
  • Excellent research and analytical skills.
  • A good understanding of public speaking.
  • The ability to remain resilient and complete multiple revisions if needed.
  • Superb written and verbal communication skills.
  • Excellent attention to detail.
 
If this sounds like you and you are keen to learn more, apply NOW