£23,853 - £29,658 per year
Permanent, Full-time
Job description

Our team of Field Organisers support local Green Parties to organise and win election campaigns. Achieving a new record number of gains in 2019, there are now over 80 Green councillors in the South East region alone. With a bumper set of elections in 2021, there is huge potential for Greens to breakthrough on to many more councils.

We are seeking a motivational organiser who has real drive to help us win more council seats. As a member of our field team, you will take a lead in supporting, training and advising our local parties in the crucial work they do to build their volunteer base and win elections.

As a Field Organiser, you will be a natural relationship builder, assisting local party campaign managers to the point that they will be keen to come to you for advice and assistance to organise and recruit activists, and for strategic advice on their election campaigns. You will be someone who is very strongly motivated by supporting other people to achieve their goals. Field Organisers are part of a high performing team within the Green Party that is having a transformational impact on the work of our local parties.

Salary: £23,853 to £29,658 [points 6-17 on the GPEW salary scale]

Hours: 35 hours per week. Some work will be outside of core hours (09:30 to 17:00 Monday to Friday) according to the needs of volunteers. This may include a Saturday and/or Sunday once a month on average.

Job Type: Permanent

Location: Home based, Travel to local parties as and when possible.

Line Manager: Senior Field Organiser

Line management responsibilities: None

Key relationships: Head of Elections, local party officers and campaign teams; South East Green Party committee; other Field Organisers in England and Wales.

Applications to be submitted by midday on Monday 15th June. Interviews will be held on Monday 22nd June. Please apply at Green Party jobs website.

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Refreshed on: 07 June 2020
Closed date: 15 June 2020
Job ref: Field Organiser (South East)
Tags: Campaigning, Governance

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