Starting salary: £41,674 per annum
(Part-time would be considered)
We are looking for someone with experience of dealing with politicians at a national and/or local level to act as adviser to London Councils Liberal Democrat Group. You will contribute to our work on behalf of London local government via your support to the Liberal Democrat Group and London Councils overall.
A key part of the job will be to liaise with Londonâs Liberal Democrat elected representatives at local, regional and national level. You will be a key interface between the wider organisation and the Liberal Democrat Group.
Experience of producing written reports, briefings, and draft speeches on policy issues is essential. You must be able to understand and reflect the political position of the Group and be able to represent the Liberal Democrat Group at external meetings and events with authority and confidence.
London Councils represents the 32 boroughs and the City of London. We aim to get the best deal for Londoners and to ensure that Londonâs councils have the resources, freedoms and powers to do the best possible job for their residents and local businesses. We also run a number of services on behalf of the boroughs including the Freedom Pass, Taxicard and Health Emergency Badge.
To apply, please either visit https://www.londoncouncils.gov.uk/who-we-are/vacancies/political-adviser-liberal-democrat-group
Alternatively, please contact 020 7332 3978 (24-hour Answer phone) quoting reference number LC711 if you experience any problems. A minicom service for the hearing impaired available on 020 7332 3732.
Closing date for applications: Monday 11 June 2018.
Interview dates: Tuesday 19 June 2018.
As a Disability Confident Employer, London Councils will interview all disabled applicants who meet the minimum criteria for the post