Mayors Office

New York City’s The Mayor’s Office for International Affairs is seeking a director of communications and speechwriting.

The director of communications and speechwriting works directly with the commissioner, deputy commissioners and other stakeholders to develop messaging and identify opportunities for press and social media engagements that achieve the strategic communications plans of the IA office, which serves as the liaison between the city and its international community.

Job duties include creating press releases and advisories, coordinating and overseeing the creation of social media assets and written pieces (articles and blog posts) and other communications assets, as well as developing remarks and talking points, representing the commissioner and broader office and serving as the main point of contact for media inquiries.

All prospective applicants should upload a copy of their resume, a cover letter and three references here.

Download the job listing (PDF).