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Reference: 72982

Date Added: 3 October 2019
Closing Date: 16 October 2019

Job Title: Communications Officer

Working For: Jane Brophy MEP & Chris Davies MEP (North West England)

Location: Stockport, Greater Manchester

Salary: £22,000-£24,000

Job Details

The primary responsibilities of the postholder will be to work in a leading role in the small staff team in Stockport to ensure that the North West Liberal Democrat MEP's communications are delivered in a professional manner. The post-holder will be expected to demonstrate an ability to understand and promote political positions and policy; they will be expected to build credibility with journalists and commentators; they will managed the social media profiles for two MEPs; they will design creative and engaging content; they will be expected to work quickly and accurately under pressure. They will be expected to work evenings and weekends when necessary.


Closing Date: 16 October 2019

Interview/Start Dates

W/C 23rd September 2019

Application Details

Applicants should send a one-page CV and then choose a recent news item, topical issue or Liberal Democrat priority and submit:

  • One draft press release
  • Three social media posts with good quality photos or infographics to accompany
  • No more than 100 words outline a potential supporting PR stunt
  • An example of a Facebook, Twitter or Instagram advert they would run – including who it would be targeted to

This should be sent to:
Email: Pablo.OHana@libdems.org.uk

Website: https://www.libdems.org.uk/

Additional Notes