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Reference: 77027

Date Added: 13 January 2021
Closing Date: 22 January 2021

Job Title: Digital Organiser

Working For: Edinburgh Labour Party

Location: Edinburgh (remote working will be considered)

Salary: £26,037.69 pro rata (30 hours)

Job Details

Responsible to: Edinburgh Local Campaign Forum, Edinburgh MSP Group, Edinburgh Labour Group

Location: Edinburgh (remote working from throughout the UK will be considered)

Key Purpose: The Digital Organiser will lead on digital activity for the 2021 Scottish Parliament election.

Fixed Term Contract until May 6th 2021

Specific Responsibilities

  • Create high quality digital content for candidates and CLPs.
  • Work with campaign teams and local party activists.
  • To contribute to setting the strategic direction of Edinburgh Labour’s digital activity, to enable our resources and potential to be best utilised to meet our core objectives.
  • To identify specific groups of voters and create digital content which relates to these groups.
  • To plan and execute a weekly/monthly digital campaign grid.
  • To work with campaign teams to increase their digital knowledge and skills.

Person Specification


  • Experience with digital campaigning, including developing targets and KPIs.
  • Developing multi-channel digital campaigns including across Social Media, Video and Web.


  • Online campaigning techniques.
  • Knowledge of the politics of devolution.
  • Knowledge of the aims and values of the Labour Party.
  • Knowledge of the Labour Party’s online tools and platforms.
  • Knowledge of Edinburgh (desirable).


  • Excellent organisational skills.
  • Ability to adapt to a changing environment.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Digital editing and design skills.
  • Ability to work to tight deadlines and under pressure.
  • Excellent command of the English language.
  • Ability to analyse data for data-driven decision making.
  • Excellent attention to detail.
  • Ability to work individually.
  • Ability to develop clear objectives, assess success and report back in a clear way.

Closing Date: 22 January 2021

Interview/Start Dates

Interviews w/c 25/01/21

Start Date w/c 01/02/21

Application Details

Please contact Ross McKenzie on ross.s.mckenzie@gmail.com to request an application pack. 

Website: https://scottishlabour.org.uk/

Additional Notes