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May 7, 2018

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Progressive Midwest Senator seeks creative and detail-oriented speechwriter with excellent writing skills, strong sense of humor, and proven ability to work closely with legislative and state teams to distill complex topics into accessible, dynamic and vivid language. The ideal candidate will be comfortable producing under tight deadlines while maintaining message consistency across multiple versions of similar written materials. Speechwriter will also be responsible for copy editing materials produced by the entire communications team. This is not an entry-level role; qualified candidates will have 2-4 years of experience in a writing-focused role, preferably on Capitol Hill or for a public figure. The Office is an equal opportunity employer. Please contact us for any accommodations needed in the application process.

 

Interested candidates should submit resume, cover letter, 3 writing samples (speeches and op-eds preferred) and expected salary range to midwestsenpress@gmail.com.

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