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Reference: 84015

Date Added: 10 May 2022
Closing Date: 30 May 2022

Job Title: Agent and Campaign Manager

Working For: Rutland and Melton Conservative Association

Location: Melton Mowbray

Salary: Dependent on experience, do specify in cover letter salary expectations. Part or full time, please specify in application your preference

Length of Contract: Permanent

Job Details

Are you ready to lead a wonderful Association to electoral success?

We are seeking a new agent to run our campaigns and manage our Association office.

The successful applicant will enjoy a career where every day is different and they will lead all election work, including, but not limited to:

  • Work closely with the Conservative Council Groups and undertake the necessary planning and preparation to ensure the Conservatives maximise the number of Councillors at the next local elections (all-outs) in 2023
  • Lead all the planning, preparation and delivery for Council and General Election Campaigns, working closely with the Parliamentary Candidate and Council Candidates 
  • Develop a voter contact programme, including telephone and door-to-door canvassing 
  • Create a winning campaign team, enthusing and engaging volunteers, and boosting membership
  • Ensure that Conservative Candidates are nominated for all elections, according to the Party’s rules
  • Exercise your creativity by producing leaflets and engaging communications
  • Run crucial ‘Get Out the Vote’ operations on polling days, and regular action days
  • Ensure use of VoteSource is embedded across every campaign and activity
  • Grow your candidates’ and elected representatives’ presence on social media and in local media 
  • Maintain a detailed and up-to-date knowledge on all legislation relating to election law.
  • Oversee high-profile meetings and events 
  • Ensure that the membership/elector database is maintained and that information is processed promptly
  • Ensure that all selections for Parliamentary or Local Government seats are run according to the relevant rules
  • Be prepared for a General Election at any time Oversee voter and association member engagement
  • Maintain and improve the Conservative Party’s contact and communication with the electorate throughout the constituency
  • Produce e-newsletters for members
  • Ensure the widest possible media coverage for the Conservative Party throughout the constituency
  • Update the website on a regular basis
  • Liaise with the Branch Chairmen and update the website for events

Closing Date: 30 May 2022

Interview/Start Dates

At the earliest opportunity - if you’re not sure whether you’ve got the skills, don’t rule yourself out. Send in your application and let us decide.

Application Details

Please send a CV and cover letter to office@rutlandmeltonconservatives.org

Website: https://www.rutlandmeltonconservatives.org/

Additional Notes