We are looking for a Deputy Editor, Events Officer, and Digital Officer. The hours for the role are not contracted as this is a volunteer-run organisation, however, the position is expenses-paid with the potential to progress into a part-time and full-time paid job.

The application process will consist of three steps.

First, we ask that you send us your CV along with a cover letter (for the role of Digital Officer, we also ask that you send us a portfolio of your past work). If you progress to the second round, we will ask you to carry out a task. Finally, the third round will consist of a telephone interview with one of our founders.

CVs will be accepted until 17:00 on Sunday 23 June.

Please submit your documents for the first round to our Head of Communications at [email protected] with the position you are applying for as the subject.

Deputy Editor

Description:

  • Edit content of writers, ensuring perfect spelling, punctuation and grammar
  • Publish pieces on the website
  • Market the articles on Twitter, Facebook and LinkedIn
  • Recruit new writers

Requirements:

  • A commitment to neoliberal values
  • Experience writing for numerous platforms
  • Ability to work to tight deadlines

Desirables:

  • Experience in a similar position

Events Officer

Job description:

  • Organise events with politicians, think tanks, universities, and schools

Requirements:

  • A commitment to neoliberal values
  • Ability to work to tight deadlines
  • Previous experience at organising events

Desirables:

  • A good network of politicians, think tankers, and journalists

Digital Officer

Job description:

  • Market articles, events, and general news on social media with creative graphics
  • Assist in the development of 1828’s social media accounts, ensuring our content is well advertised and our following is growing

Requirements:

  • Experience of working with Adobe Photoshop
  • Video editing experience
  • Ability to work to tight deadlines

Desirables:

  • Social media experience and past success at growing accounts
  • Experience writing for numerous platforms