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Campaign Manager (South Central)

Responsible to:       Head of Campaigns & Elections (England & Wales)

Salary:                       £26,000 - £32,000 per annum

Benefit:                     8% Employer’s Pension Contribution

Tenure:                     Permanent

Hours:                       Full time

Location:                  Home based, a location commutable around South Central

Closing date:          28th August 2020

Purpose of job

To deliver election success in priority areas across the South Central region, with a clear objective of putting “more gold on the map” – be it Lib Dem MPs, Lib Dem-led Councils, Lib Dem Mayors or Lib Dem PCCs.

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:

recruitment@libdems.org.uk

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.

Please not the deadline to receive applications is 9am on the 28th August. 

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

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Local Party Organiser (Warrington)

Responsible to:           Chair -  Ryan Bate

Salary:                           £20,500 plus 8% Employer’s Pension Contribution

Tenure:                         Full time – 9 months’ contract

Hours:                           40 hours per week

Location:                      Warrington Liberal Democrats Headquarters, 686 Knutsford Road, Warrington, WA4 1JW

Closing Date:               14th August 2020

Purpose of job

Warrington Liberal Democrats are seeking a full-time Campaign Organiser from September 2020 (start date subject to negotiation) until 31 May 2021.  The immediate task is to help fight the all-out elections next year and increase the number of Borough Councillors from the eleven currently held.

For five years from 2006 to 2011 the Liberal Democrats led the Unitary Borough Council.  The Parliamentary Constituency of Warrington South was a target seat in 2010 and again in 2019.

The main responsibilities are to work with officers and activists to

  • encourage more members and supporters to take on a more active role in the Party
  • lead on campaigning activities in target seats
  • support the production of campaign literature and social media
  • enhance skills of volunteers in the use of CONNECT and the preparation of artwork

HOW TO APPLY

Please read the Full Job Description before applying.  If you have any questions please contact the Warrington Party Chair, Cllr Ryan Bate on ryanbateld@gmail.com

Please apply by email to ryanbateld@gmail.com attaching the following: 

  • A covering letter, no more than two pages of A4, indicating how your experience and skills meet the criteria stated in the job and person specification
  • A copy of your CV
  • A completed diversity monitoring form 

The closing date for applications is 14 August.  We will be reviewing applications as they come in and reserve the right to appoint prior to the closing date.

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Campaigns and Youth Project Assistant (Kendal)

Normal place of work:   WLLD office, Kendal

Type:                                   Temporary, full time (37.5 hours per week)

Duration:                           1 September to 30 June, flexible

Basic salary:                      £16,497 gross per year

Closing date:                     17th  August 2020

Purpose of job

To be responsible for the development of the MP’s work with young people throughout the constituency, developing their political awareness of the importance of the Liberal Democrat Party, and to assist with the provision of practical campaigns support to the MP and local party including media work, literature production and delivery.

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:

tina@timfarron.co.uk 

Please apply by email attaching:

  • A copy of your CV; including complete work history
  • A Covering Letter; no more than 1 page 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.

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Regional Development Officer (West Midlands)

Responsible to:   West Midlands Campaigns Manager
Salary:                   £25,000 p.a (pro rata)
Benefit:                 8% Employer’s Pension Contribution
Tenure:                 Part-time – 16 hours per week (fixed term contract until 31 December, with a view to it being extended)
Location: Home-based, a location commutable around the West Midlands.

Purpose of job

To deliver election success in priority areas across the West Midlands, with a clear objective of putting “more gold on the map” – be it Lib Dem MPs, Lib Dem-led Councils, Lib Dem Mayors or Lib Dem PCCs. 

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:

recruitment@libdems.org.uk

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.

 

 

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Campaign Lead (North Cornwall)

Remuneration:     £18K plus pro rata, per annum dependant on experience.
Line Manager:      Constituency Chair
Location:               Launceston Based with Field Work 
Hours:                     37.5 hrs/week (incl evening's and weekend's)
Closing Date:        15th August 2020

(Please note: This post is for 6 months)


Purpose of the job
To support and enable North Cornwall Liberal Democrats to fight the 2021 Cornwall
Council elections and beyond. The targets for the Cornwall Unitary election is to
retain and strengthen control of North Cornwall by holding all seats and regain the
one seat not presently held.

It is recommended that you read the full job description before applying for this role.

Please apply by email your application in writing to Cllr Nicky Chopak - secretary19@northcornwalllibdems.co.uk


Please write explaining why you wish to be considered for the post and address key
points from the person specification. Please also enclose a short Curriculum Vitae
which should include at least two referees – one of whom should be your current or
most recent employer.

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.

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Senior Media Officer

Responsible to:         Head of Media
Salary:                         £26,000 to 32,000 per annum
Benefit:                       8% Employer’s Pension Contribution
Tenure:                       Full time
Hours:                         37.5 hours per week
Location:                     LDHQ, Westminster, London SW1P

Purpose of job:

The Liberal Democrats are looking for someone who can help build and maintain the profile and credibility of the Party, by helping produce positive coverage in national and trade media with an additional focus on engaging BAME audiences.

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:

recruitment@libdems.org.uk

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.

 

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Campaigns Manager (West Midlands)

Responsible to:         Head of Campaigns & Elections (England & Wales)

Salary:                        £26,000 - £32,000 per annum

Benefit:                      8% Employer’s Pension Contribution

Tenure:                       Permanent

Hours:                        Full time

Location:                    Home based, a location commutable around the West Midlands.

Closing Date:             31st August 2020

Purpose of job

To deliver election success in priority areas across the West Midlands, with a clear objective of putting “more gold on the map” – be it Lib Dem MPs, Lib Dem-led Councils, Lib Dem Mayors or Lib Dem PCCs.

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:

recruitment@libdems.org.uk

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.

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Office and Events Organiser

Salary:             £18,795.00 to £21,166.00 (plus 8% pension contribution after 3 months)

Location:          Salford M5

Hours:              Full-time, 35 hours per week including some evening and weekend work, including attendance at Party and ALDC events

Reports to:     HQ Team Manager

 

Purpose of job

To maintain the office functions of ALDC’s campaigning and communications work, in particular organising events and supporting the work of the political team

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:

Application is via the Indeed website here

ed.stephenson@aldc.org 

Applicants are encouraged to inform us if any reasonable adjustments are needed to be made during any part of the recruitment process.

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.

 

 

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Campaigns and Communications Intern

Salary:                          £11,735.00 to £14,924.00 /year

Location:                    Salford M5

Hours:                        Full-time, Internship

 

Purpose of job

ALDC (Association of Liberal Democrat Councillors) is the leading campaigning organisation within the Liberal Democrats.

Our internship programme is now in its 5th year. We're looking for someone who wants to learn campaigning and communication skills and help us win in the 2021 local elections. Some of the job is based at our HQ in Salford Quays and some of the job working with local Lib Dems in Greater Manchester helping them campaign.

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:

Application is through the Indeed website here

ed.stephenson@aldc.org 

Applicants are encouraged to inform us if any reasonable adjustments are needed to be made during any part of the recruitment process.

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.

 

 

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Policy Officer (WALES)

Responsible to:       Welsh Chief Executive

Salary:                       £26-32,000 (pro rata) per annum

Benefit:                     8% Employer’s Pension Contribution

Tenure:                      Fixed term to May 2021 with the potential for renewal by mutual agreement

Hours:                        60% FTE (22.5 hours per week)

Purpose of job

The Welsh Policy Officer will work with key stakeholders in the Welsh Party to develop a compelling policy offer for the party in the 2021 Senedd elections.

They will liaise with the Welsh Policy Committee, Parliamentary spokespeople, lead Regional and Constituency candidates to identify and develop key areas of policy, with support and guidance from the Party’s Federal Head of Policy.

They will lead on enabling individual Welsh Party members to input to the party’s policy via a programme of online 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:

enquiries@welshlibdems.org.uk

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.

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