Public Speaker Job Description

Public Speaker Job Description

October 15th, 2019

Public Speakers write and deliver informative and engaging speeches to a live audience. Public Speakers may be self-employed or work as a spokesperson for a company or government organization. Their job is to impart key product or industry information in an engaging and innovative way.

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We are looking for a talented Public Speaker to give passionate and informative speeches about our company and its products. As a Public Speaker you will be responsible for conducting pre-speech research, writing and outlining speech scripts, and delivering high-quality speeches to audiences across the state. You may also be required to answer audience questions and interact with members of the public.

To ensure success as a Public Speaker, you should have excellent verbal communication skills, a talent for public speaking, and the ability to travel extensively. A top-notch Public Speaker is able to impart key information to a live audience in a meaningful and entertaining way.

Public Speaker Responsibilities:

  • Meeting with company managers to discuss speech topics.
  • Conducting pre-speech research.
  • Outlining and writing speech scripts.
  • Rehearsing and perfecting speech delivery.
  • Driving to public auditoriums and conference centers.
  • Conducting sound and microphone checks.
  • Presenting speeches about the company and its products.
  • Answering audience questions.
  • Interacting with members of the public.
  • Attending post-speech meetings with company managers.

Public Speaker Requirements:

  • High school diploma or GED.
  • Previous experience as a Public Speaker.
  • Excellent verbal communication skills.
  • Knowledge of presentation software and slide projection tools.
  • Good teaching and sales skills.
  • Good memorization skills.
  • Audience assessment skills.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to travel extensively.

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