Can you help deliver our ambitions for the city?
After a hugely successful General Election campaign across the city and with record levels of support, Labour has a once in a generation opportunity to win majority control of Brighton and Hove city Council and deliver a radical Labour manifesto in 2019. Are you ready to accept the challenge of delivering a successful campaign? We need an individual with strong political and campaigning skills who wants to see a Labour Council delivering real social change for our residents…could that be you?
Job Title: 2019 Campaign Organiser
Employer: Brighton and Hove Labour Group
Location: Brighton and Hove
Salary: £25,776 per annum, full time
The post holder will be responsible for supporting the Labour Party election and campaign organisation within Brighton and Hove, with a specific focus on working towards the 2019 local elections.
The post holder will help develop and deliver the 2019 campaign plan; organise campaign activities; support and develop volunteers; support the development of the manifesto and undertake campaign media and communications. This will be done in collaboration with the Labour Group and Local Campaign Forum, the 2019 election candidates, local MPs, Labour Party officers, Constituency Labour Parties, branches and other units within the Party.
The successful candidate will have knowledge and experience of campaigning techniques. They will have the ability to organise events and groups of volunteers; to utilise all communication channels including social media and to work with a wide range of people.
Please note this is a two-year fixed term contract.
The Labour Party values equality and diversity, and welcomes applications from candidates regardless of sex, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion or belief, marital status, or pregnancy and maternity.
Closing Date: 12 noon 15th February 2018
Interviews week of 26 February 2018
Please see the detailed job description.