Association of Liberal Democrat Councillors

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ALDC – Liberal Democrat Campaigners and Councillors are looking to recruit a new intern for 6 months as part of the Campaigns and Communications Internship Programme.

Campaigns and Communications Intern (paid)

This is a full-time role, paid at the UK National Minimum Wage (currently £7.20 per hour for people aged 25 and over, and the applicable rate for under 25s) based at our Manchester city centre office.

ALDC is the national organisation for Liberal Democrat councillors and campaigners. This is an exciting opportunity to be involved in the work of the organisation as we continue to build on recent local election and by-election gains.

The post will involve: helping with our national campaigns output; our communications and social media, and also helping campaign ‘on the ground’ with two of our partner local parties in Greater Manchester (Oldham and Bury).

Successful candidates must have sympathy with the aims and values of the Liberal Democrats.

The deadline for applications is 10am on Wednesday 22 March 2017.

Interviews will take place in our offices on Thursday 30 March 2017 (travel expenses to attend the interview will be paid).

To apply: please email your CV and a covering letter/email explaining why you think you would be suitable for the role to Claire Halliwell,Campaigns and HQ Team Manager,

Volunteering Opportunities:

It may be possible to arrange for work experience or a volunteer placement at ALDC.

To make an enquiry, please contact our Campaigns and HQ Team on: ( and let us know whether you are interested in volunteering for the ‘political’ side of ALDC activities or are interested in developing your experience in office administration.