We are looking for a passionate and politically-aware person to join the Democracy Services team as a Policy and Research Officer, supporting the Liberal Democrat Leader of the Opposition, and Liberal Democrat Group Councillors.
The post holder will provide policy, research, administrative and communications support to Liberal Democrat Group councillors to aid them in carrying out their functions as members of the Council.
You should be someone who can make things happen with a problem-solving attitude and strong attention to detail.
You should have experience of working in a political environment, and of dealing with members, be flexible both in working methods and hours, and have a friendly and positive manner.
You should have a good understanding of local government and the challenges and opportunities facing local authorities and communities, and be interested and excited by new approaches to policy, service design and delivery.
If you have excellent communication skills, imagination, are able to build good relationships with a variety of people, and have the ability to work autonomously and as part of a team, we want to hear from you.
To apply please click the Apply Now link below.