Work with Us

We have opportunities within the Union throughout the year, whether that be as a member of our student staff team working our receptions, supporting our activities or as a permanent staff member who helps deliver the Union's mission of supporting students for a life-changing experience. We also have a number of volunteering opportunities within the Union, within its governance, representation or community work.

Current opportunities

Full-time staff vacanices

London Met SU is home to over 10,000 students studying in North London, across our two campuses on Holloway Road and in Aldgate. London Metropolitan University is a diverse and exciting university that challenges how our society works and prepares graduates to thrive and continue to challenge and change the world around them.

The Met SU's ambitions are no different. 

Our mission is to support students at London Met to succeed in their studies and transform their lives for the better. Our vision is that of a connected community in which all students, from any background, receive the highest quality educational experience possible.

All our vacancies are based in London, with post-holders expected to work across both of our sites, primarily.

We are a small organisation with big ambition and we are ready to grow our team and meet our members' needs.

 

Communications & Marketing Coordinator

  • Location: London
  • Salary: £25,170 - £26,986 Per-Annum (including London Weighting)
  • Full-time

If you're passionate about communications, membership engagement and developing reach and impact within a small team, London Met SU are looking for a Communications & Marketing Coordinator.

We are looking for a Communications and Marketing Coordinator who is not afraid of the challenge of building the relationship we have with our members. We want someone who can ensure that MetSU speaks with one voice to our many communities, whilst promoting and supporting our services.

We need someone to help us to:

  • Raise awareness and build affinity for the Union through demonstrating that we fully understand the day-to-day lives of our students and the impact our work has on them, ensuring that the Union’s content and communications represent and reflect a wide range of voices, in line with our values and objectives.
  • Promote and maximise usage of the Union’s services through the development and implementation of marketing communications campaigns and initiatives.
  • Generate income for the Union by selling a range of advertising and promotional media to local and national businesses.
  • Support the development and implementation of marketing communications tactical plans for large-scale union projects such as Welcome and Officer Elections.
  • Generate insight about our members to inform our campaigning, services, and promotional opportunities.
  • Lead on the development and compliance with the Union’s brand and tone of voice.
  • Support Elected Officers and Student Representatives through provision of advice, guidance, support and training.
  • Line management responsibility for all staff working within communications, marketing and media.

For more information about the role, you can email the Interim CEO, Alan Roberts on su-jobs@londonmet.ac.uk 

Application is by CV, including two references, and a supporting statement of no more than two sides of A4 outlining how you meet the person specification to be sent to su-jobs@londonmet.ac.uk

Job description and role profile

Equal Opportunities Monitoring form

Closing date for applications: 13:00 14/09/20

Interviews: 28/09/20

Media & Events Assistant

  • Location: London
  • Salary: £20,975 - £22,713 Per-Annum (including London Weighting)
  • Full-time

We are looking for a Media & Events Assistant to help extend the voice of the Union, engage our members and create a conversation. We want someone to support how we look and feel though our visual and digital presence, through supporting Verve Media’s work in radio, video and print, and through supporting our many events both by the Union and our students.

We are looking for someone who will:

  • Support student media groups and their activity
  • Train and support our media group members and leaders
  • Provide project support to Union events
  • Train and advise student groups to deliver successful student events
  • Assist with producing and coordinating design and marketing assets
  • Maintain the Union’s website and produce content for social and other media communication channels.

For more information about the role, you can email the Interim CEO, Alan Roberts on su-jobs@londonmet.ac.uk 

Application is by CV, including two references, and a supporting statement of no more than two sides of A4 outlining how you meet the person specification to be sent to su-jobs@londonmet.ac.uk

Job description and role profile

Equal Opportunities Monitoring Form

Closing date for applications: 13:00 on 18/09/20

Interviews: 02/10/20

Student Activities Coordinator

  • Location: London
  • Salary: £25,170 - £26,986 Per-Annum (including London Weighting)
  • Full-time

We are looking for a Student Activities Coordinator who is motivated by the idea of taking our distinct communities of students and their passions and helping to make them come to life. Be that through student clubs, societies, sports clubs or co-curricular activity, we need someone who can spot those interests, help break down the barriers and develop our members’ interests, ensuring that our activity is student-led, delivered and sustainable.

We are looking for someone who will:

  • Be responsible for the administration and development of student-led sports clubs and societies at the Union,
  • Provide catalysts for the ideas of student groups across the Union, helping them realise their projects, building partnerships and ensuring activities are undertaken in line with the Union’s policies and procedures.
  • Be responsible for the Union’s work on student development, working with partners to provide opportunities for students to learn through communities, participation, and their shared interests.
  • Support the development of competitive sports across London and nationally with a balance of participation and performance, to maximise the opportunities for our members to enjoy physical recreation and competition both internally and through British Universities & Colleges Sports (BUCS).

For more information about the role, you can email the Interim CEO, Alan Roberts on su-jobs@londonmet.ac.uk  

Application is by CV, including two references, and a supporting statement of no more than two sides of A4 outlining how you meet the person specification to be sent to su-jobs@londonmet.ac.uk

Job Description and Role Profile

Equal Opportunities Monitoring Form

Closing date for applications: 13:00 on 15/09/20

Interviews: 29/09/20

Head of Membership Services (Deputy CEO)

  • Location: London
  • Salary: £42,032 - £46,894 Per-Annum (including London Weighting)
  • Full-time

We are seeking a dynamic, inspirational and collaborative person to help re-shape London Met SU and bring about positive change and opportunities for our members. 

We are looking for someone who will:

  • Lead, manage and develop the Membership Services functions including strategic planning and operational delivery.
  • Act as a Senior Manager (Deputy Chief Executive) helping manage the human, financial and physical assets as well as supporting the financial sustainability and statutory compliance of the Students’ Union. 
  • Support Elected Officers and Student Representatives through provision of advice, guidance, support and training.

For more information about the role, you can email Andy Morwood, Chief Executive on su-jobs@londonmet.ac.uk  

Details of how to apply are included in the recruitment pack.

Recruitment pack including job description

Equal Opportunities Monitoring Form

Application form

Closing date for applications: 12:00 on 05/10/20

Interviews: 16/10/20

Student vacancies

There are currently no student vacancies.

 

Voluntary opportunities

External Trustee

We currently have a vacancy for an external trustee to join the Board of Trustees of the Students' Union. This is a voluntary role, with no remuneration, however expenses associated with fullfilling the role will be covered.

London Metropolitan Univesity is an exciting university, which plays a key role in its community and the city of London itself. London Metropolitan Students' Union is a separate, charitable membership organisation which provides services and opportunities and camapigns for the rights of its members.

We are looking for an individual who truly wants to make a difference and is passionate about changing lives for the better. Someone who is prepared to give up some of their time to help others. We are particularly interested in speaking with you if you have knowledge, skills or experience that you may have gained through employment, education or things that you have done in your spare time in any of the following areas:

  • Governance
  • Human Resources and Employment Law
  • Strategy, Performance and Business Development
  • Marketing and Communications
  • Outreach and Community Engagement
  • Financial Management and Audit

Download the application pack for more information. Application is by CV and Personal Statement. We also require you to fill out an equality
and diversity monitoring form.

This recruitment is open-ended and we encourage any interested parties to get in touch soon!

Application pack

Equality and diversity monitoring form