Vacancy: Policy briefing writers – planning (freelance)

Associates at LGiU – policy briefing writers needed to write on planning 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 planning.

Writers work for us on a freelance basis as associates.

As well as experience in planning, associates should generally have a good understanding of how local government works. We are also interested in associates who have had experience of working in relevant central government departments,

LGiU is now composed of three LGiU offices based in England, Scotland and Ireland. We are increasingly working across the three countries. Associates familiar with Ireland or Scotland would be helpful as would writers who could write on local government experiences and evidence globally.

Associates will need to show they 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 5 November 2018.