Local Elections Campaign Coordinator (Edinburgh & West Lothian Greens)

This is an exciting opportunity to work with the Edinburgh and West Lothian Greens campaign team to help us run a successful election campaign for the upcoming local elections in May 2022. We are aiming to elect at least 12 councillors in the City of Edinburgh Council and at least 1 councillor in West Lothian Council - our most ambitious local election campaign plan to date.

The Local Elections Campaign Coordinator is a key post in the election campaign. It requires exceptional organisational and team-working skills and the ability to work under pressure with competing priorities.

The Local Elections Campaign Coordinator will provide overall coordination and organisation for the campaign, working closely with our campaign team of volunteers, our Green candidates, and our local teams and our various volunteer-led working groups. They will also have a role in helping to communicate to our Edinburgh and West Lothian members, with local media and to the wider public.

Location: The person will need to be based in or near Edinburgh. The position will be remote working, with opportunity to work in the Scottish Green Party Office in Leith, should covid rules allow.
 
Hours: 37 hours per week, with flexible working
 
Salary: £22,847 - £27,924 per annum (pro rata)
 
How to apply: Please apply by enclosing an up to date curriculum vitae, with a cover letter setting out how you meet different aspects of the person specification and your experience in relation to the job description.  Please ensure these are submitted in an editable format, so documents can be anonymised before selection. 

 

Please email your application to: campaigns.edin@scottishgreens.org.uk

by midday on Wednesday 19 January

Closing Date: Wednesday, January 19, 2022 - 12:00

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