The Social Democrats are a new force for change in Irish politics. We want to restore the public interest to its rightful place at the heart of politics and national life. We are committed to high quality public services for all, and a strong and sustainable economy that works to ensure a fair and equal society.

The Social Democrats are inviting applications for two short-term posts in party Head Office in Dublin. These are full-time fixed term positions of three months duration.

Both roles will focus on the party’s Annual Conference in April 2019 and the local elections in May 2019.

The roles are:

Administrator and Events Manager – Full-time, 3-month contract

The primary function of the Administrator and Events Manager is to help organise the party’s Annual Conference in April 2019, to provide logistical support for the party’s local representatives who will be contesting the local elections in May 2019, and to manage finances and administration of the head office.

Duties will include: conference planning, member communication and logistics; and liaison with candidates and designers for the preparation of leaflets, posters and other electoral literature. Additional tasks include general office administration and accounts management.

Please see the Job Description here.

Campaigns and Social Media and Candidate Support Manager – Full-time, 3-month contract

The successful candidate for this position will support the development and roll out of online and offline national campaigns and support local election candidates in developing profile and campaigning.

Please see the Job Description here.

Closing date for applications for both posts is 5pm Thursday 7th March 2019.

Interviews will be held week commencing 11th March 2019.

Please apply by then with a short CV and covering letter to the General Secretary at

Please note only candidates shortlisted for interview will be contacted.



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