Speechwriter Consultant

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Any qualified entity may apply.


May 27, 2016

Request for Proposals

The Corporation for Public Broadcasting (“CPB”) is accepting proposals for a Speechwriter consultant.

Contractor will provide speechwriting and other writing services, including research, for the President and Chief Executive Officer (“CEO”) of CPB (“Services”). In performing these Services, the Contractor will engage with CPB staff and conduct independent research building on materials provided by CPB.

Specific speech services will be communicated to the Contractor either in writing through email or by telephone or in person meetings. For each project assigned, the Contractor will provide a brief overview description of the project and timeline for conducting research, drafting and finalizing the assignment to the CEO or her designee to ensure understanding and anticipated outcome of the project.

Draft speeches will be delivered directly to the CEO or her designee in Microsoft Word 2013.  Edits, comments and feedback will be provided by CPB on a timely basis.

The Contractor will confer telephonically (or via email, at CPB’s request) with the CPB Project Officer to discuss what specific Activities the Contractor will undertake and the expected level of effort required.

Term with Contractor is six months with the option to renew for three additional six-month consecutive terms, at CPB’s sole discretion.

Please download the Request for Proposals below for detailed information, including application requirements.
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