Writer

Manhattan Borough President, New York, New York

Date Posted July 23, 2019
Industry Government
Specialty Not Specified
Required Education Bachelor's Degree
Job Status Freelance
Salary $25 - 40 per hour
Website http://manhattanbp.nyc.gov

Description:

Temporary writer needed to write and edit a mix of remarks, reports, web copy, congratulatory letters/proclamations, and other public-facing material for a Manhattan elected official.

Needed: the ability to write quickly, in various tones and styles, for diverse audiences and purposes. Highly desired: a sense of humor, excellent time management skills, and presence of mind that stays intact under deadline.

Experience/interest in public affairs and community issues an asset.

Please email a cover letter, resume, IN ONE DOCUMENT ATTACHMENT (Word or PDF) to resumes@manhattanbp.nyc.gov with “Temporary Writer” in the subject line.

 

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Submission of a resume is not a guarantee that you will receive an interview. Only those candidates under consideration will be contacted.

The City of New York is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. The Office of the Manhattan Borough President is committed to engaging a diverse workforce. People of color, women, LGBT people, veterans, and people with disabilities are encouraged to apply.  New York City residency is required.

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