South East Region Liberal Democrats are looking for a part-time Development Officer, initially for 2 days a week. We want someone who can help Local Parties establish challenging but realistic development plans and help them take them forward. The job will also involve supporting election campaign teams in key area local elections and by-elections and providing literature support and training as priorities and available time permit.
The job holder will work to priorities set by the Regional Executive but be managed on a day-to-day basis by a line manager assigned by ALDC who will agree tasks. Training will be provided as agreed with the line manager.
As most of the work will be in the field with Local Parties and campaign teams, travel around the Region and working evenings and weekends to fit in with volunteers will be essential. A driving licence and access to a car would be an advantage.
A full job description and person specification can be found here.
Applications giving details of skills, relevant past experience and details of two referees (one must bea Liberal Democrat and one should be current/last employer as appropriate) should be sent to James Flanagan, Vice Chair (Campaigns) firstname.lastname@example.org with copy to Anna Tarrant, Administrator email@example.com by the closing date of 13 August.
Possible interview dates have been scheduled for the evenings of 28 August, 31 August, 12 & 13 September. Interviews will take place in London or as mutually agreed. If you are not available on any of those dates, your application may still be considered but you should contact James at the earliest opportunity with dates that you are available for interview in late August and early