Tories search for new ad chief after Cameron airbrushing furore

As the dust settles on the recent debacle of the ‘airbrushed’ election ad, the Tories are looking to make a ‘senior addition to the brand communications team’.

An ad has just gone up for the job of General Election Brand Communications Manager at CCHQ.

It states: ‘This is a one-off opportunity to work with the team up to the General Election on all their advertising and marketing activity.’

Among the skills required in the new role are a ‘high level of diligence and attention to detail’.

Interesting eh?

Er, not really, insists a Tory source: ‘It’s just part of the usual staff increase that goes on prior to the general election. The new person will report to Anna Maren-Ashford, who’s got overall responsibility for brand management, and Tom Edmonds, who is deputy head of the department.’

So there you have it. A mere coincidence of timing.

And there was I wondering if Tory strategy guru Steve Hilton sensed the need to improve his team to avoid another clanger slipping through the net…!


3 responses to “Tories search for new ad chief after Cameron airbrushing furore

    course they could save half a billion on advertising and DIY?
    this is my poster;

  2. Coincidence indeed… My david cameron have said they wont be satirising the next tory poster, knowing its had its day. Still, this hasnt the tories from making their own p-poor fake poster sites. What will be next? The posters have already been turned into a 3d game ( and other copy sites are springing up.

  3. Have you ever been there? What was that experience like?

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