Job Vacancy: Policy briefing writers (freelance)

Associates at LGiU – policy briefing writers needed to write on international local government issues

Would you like to help local government explore and develop current policy?

We are looking for additional associates to write occasional briefings for us on local government experiences and practice globally. Issues we are particularly interested in include developing ideas around financing local government and participative democracy.

LGiU is now composed of three LGiU offices based in England, Scotland and Ireland. We are increasingly working across the three countries.

Writers work for us on a freelance basis as associates.

Associates should generally have an understanding of how local government works and have excellent writing skills.

If you have any questions please email We will be happy to provide some sample briefings and further information about the rates paid for briefings on request.

Please send a CV and covering letter to

The deadline for applications is 17 August 2018.