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Manchester Metropolitan Students’ Union

https://www.theunionmmu.org/

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About us We are an independent charity that exists to represent the needs and views of all 37,000 plus students at Manchester Metropolitan University. There has been a Students’ Union for what we now call Manchester Metropolitan University since the 1920s. Over the last one hundred years, the role of The Union and the part it plays in student education and wellbeing has grown and developed into the organisation we are today. Students are at the heart of what we do.

Summary

Could you raise the profile of campaigning at The Union, Manchester Met?   Working within an inclusive, empowering and aspirational culture, you’ll provide expert and professional advice to Union officers and staff on campaigning activity to achieve measurable positive change for students.   Who are we? Part business, part charity, part membership body – The Union is an amazing place to work. Professionally run, but different. Our professional team of over 150 people support elected student leaders to be effective in making change, improving lives and fulfilling potential. Winner of the NUS Campaigning Award 2017, The Union is one of more than 550 students’ unions across the country. We’re located in the amazing city of Manchester, famous for its music, arts, sport, social heritage and diversity. With 38,000 plus student members, 150 student groups, a huge range of services and a bold strategy, we’re one of the most exciting.

Job Description

What’s the job?

We are looking for someone to work with our Student Voice Manager to deliver our strategic objectives in campaigning and student engagement.

·        With experience of successful campaigning and knowledge of successful campaigning techniques, you will facilitate and support active campaigning across The Union.

·        You’ll play a key role in ensuring that communities of students at Manchester Metropolitan University become engaged in campaigning activity to facilitate positive change.

Required knowledge, skills and abilities

Who you are ·        With knowledge and experience of working with students and/or bespoke communities, you will support and advise elected officers, communities of students and staff to ensure their campaigning activity is effective and makes best use of available resources. ·        Your experience of effective networking and partnership working has equipped you to be able to work positively with allied organisations to achieve campaign goals. ·        You are at ease managing your working time effectively and prioritising projects appropriately, you’ll stay calm in a sometimes hectic environment. ·        You will also put your excellent interpersonal skills to great use in building relationships and working effectively with people at all levels and are experienced at working collaboratively.
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Manchester Metropolitan Students’ Union

https://www.theunionmmu.org/

About

About us We are an independent charity that exists to represent the needs and views of all 37,000 plus students at Manchester Metropolitan University. There has been a Students’ Union for what we now call Manchester Metropolitan University since the 1920s. Over the last one hundred years, the role of The Union and the part it plays in student education and wellbeing has grown and developed into the organisation we are today. Students are at the heart of what we do.

Ref. Man1538558091
  • Location

    Manchester City Centre
  • Type

    Full Time
  • Salary

    £21,714 to £23,429 per annum
  • Closes

    29 Oct
  • Experience

    Experienced

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