Cardiff North Conservatives are looking to recruit a Campaign Intern to work directly with our Campaign Manager over the coming months. Cardiff North is a key seat, a necessary hold for a Conservative Majority in 2015 and statistically the 6th most marginal in the country.
The successful applicant will be based in our campaign HQ in Cardiff, and will undertake a variety of tasks to support the Campaign Manager, with numerous deadlines and fast changing priorities. The Campaign Intern will gain an insight into the production of campaign materials, campaigning strategies, stakeholder relations, the management of volunteers, necessary data entry and research tasks, literature distribution and fundraising activities. The successful applicant may also support campaign team members on special projects.
The ideal candidate will:
• Have excellent verbal and written communication skills
• Be self-motivated
• Have excellent attention-to-detail
• Be IT literate
• Have knowledge of, and sympathy for, the aims and policies of the Conservative Party
This position will provide an excellent opportunity for candidates to enhance their CVs and attain varied and valuable political and office-based experience.
If you think you are right for this role, please email your CV with a covering note to firstname.lastname@example.org