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Reference: 67278

Date Added: 10 August 2018
Closing Date: 31 August 2018

Job Title: Battleground Manager

Working For: Conservative party

Location: England & Wales

Salary: Competitive

Job Details

Your responsibilities will include:

  • Using opinion research, canvassing and your own political experience to develop long-term plans for campaigns.
  • Taking a leading role in communicating the Party’s political and campaigning priorities to the voluntary Party, advocating the latest campaigning techniques.
  • Working with our Voter Communication team to drive forward target seat selection, message development, and research throughout the country.
  • Developing specialist skills in working with seats, in incumbency and campaigning against opposition parties.
  • Working closely with the Party’s professional campaign staff, media and research teams, to implement agreed strategies.
  • Taking a leading role in Parliamentary By-election campaigns.

The ideal candidate will match the following skills and capabilities:

  • An ability to work as a self-starter and independently with low supervision as required.
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Highly organised with great time management
  • An excellent understanding of modern campaigning techniques
  • Good analytical skills
  • An ability to prioritize effectively and manage multiple tasks under pressure
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Solid leadership and implementation skills
  • Good IT skills
  • A flexible approach to out of work hours

You will need to be flexible in your working hours as evening and weekend working will be required. On-going training will be provided in various aspects of this role.

Closing Date: 31 August 2018

Interview/Start Dates

Application Details

Please can you send your cover letter and CV to recruitment@conservatives.com

Website: http://www.conservatives.com/

Additional Notes