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Reference: 90175

Date Added: 10 September 2023
Closing Date: 25 September 2023

Job Title: Campaign Organiser

Working For: North East and Central Fife Liberal Democrats

Location: North East Fife - Cupar.

Salary: From £22,000

Length of Contract: Permanent

Job Details

North East Fife is one of four held Liberal Democrat Westminster and Holyrood seats in Scotland with a vibrant team of 11 Fife Council Councillors. As we look to the next General Election, that must take place before the end of January 2025, we are seeking to recruit a new full-time organiser to support our campaign team, members, volunteers and elected representatives.

Job Description
• Take overall responsibility for delivering the agreed constituency campaign plan.
• Building campaigning and organisational capacity – including recruiting members, donors, deliverers and poster sites.
• Building and managing a team of constituency volunteers who oversee all aspects of capacity building and campaigning.
• Designing and delivering an ongoing programme of doorstep communication with voters.
• Assisting with the design, production, print, and coordination of the delivery of campaign literature.
• Maintaining relevant databases e.g. deliverers, donors, poster sites etc.
• Organising events e.g. action days, social events, etc.
• Maintaining and updating social media, website and other digital infrastructure.
• Supporting fundraising and assisting with fundraising campaigns and events as required.
• Attending relevant conferences, training and other meetings as required.

Personal Specification
The following criteria are considered essential:
• Exceptional personal organisation.
• Ability to multi-task.
• Strong communication and interpersonal skills.
• Ability to lead, mobilise and manage volunteers.
• Excellent written communication skills with a high level of accuracy and attention to detail.
• Ability to work independently with limited supervision, self-motivating and able to manage own workload.
• Familiarity with current issues within UK politics and sympathy with the values and principles of the Liberal Democrats.
• Full UK driving license and access to a vehicle.

The following criteria are desirable:
• Experience in delivering effective Liberal Democrat campaigns.
• Experience of Liberal Democrat software and databases (e.g. Affinity Publisher, NationBuilder & Connect)
• Understanding of GDPR, data protection and regulations relevant to political campaigning

Closing Date: 25 September 2023

Interview/Start Dates

Interviews will be scheduled quickly. We are looking to appoint someone to the role as soon as possible and may do so before the closing date.

Application Details

To apply for this role, please submit your CV with a covering letter, outlining your reasons for applying and detailing your relevant skills and submit to local party convenor:

Tim Brett - timbrettlibdem@gmail.com 

Informal questions about the role may be sent to Celyn Ashworth -  celyn.ashworth@scotlibdems.org.uk 

Website: http://www.northeastfifelibdems.org.uk/

Additional Notes