Job Title: Deputy Head of Policy
Responsible to: Head of Policy
Salary: £30-35k depending on experience
Benefit: 8% Employer’s Pension Contribution
Hours: 37.5 hours per week
Location: HQ, Westminster, London SW1P (Some scope for working from home 1 or 2 days a week)
Purpose of job
The Deputy Head of Policy has a key role in leading and coordinating the development of policy for the Liberal Democrats – working with the Party’s Federal Policy Committee, working groups and Conference, Parliamentary spokespeople and other staff in LDHQ and the wider party. They will in particular lead on expanding the party’s online policy engagement.
It is recommended that you read the full job description before applying for this role.
For questions and further details, and to submit an application, please contact:
Please apply by email attaching:
- A copy of your CV; including complete work history
- A Covering Letter; no more than 2 pages of A4 in length, indicating clearly how your experience and skills meet the criteria stated in the job and person specification. Please also write your name on top of your supporting statement.
- A completed diversity monitoring form
Applicants are encouraged to inform us if any reasonable adjustments are needed to be made during any part of the recruitment process.
Please let us have details of your current salary and two referees including one from your current employer – if you would prefer us not to contact them until a later stage of the selection process, please let us know.
We will be reviewing applications as they come in and reserve the right to appoint prior to the closing date
Please note: We will not be able to employ you if you are not eligible to work in the UK. We will not be able to obtain a work permit on your behalf.
The Liberal Democrats are equal opportunity employers and particularly welcome applications from groups who are currently under-represented in our staff.