We are hiring

Whether you work behind the scenes, front of house, in the SU Bar or our catering and retail outlets, you’ll be working towards the same goal - ensuring our student members love their time at Manchester.

Applications should be sent in Word (or equivalent - not pdf ) to jobs.su@manchester.ac.uk.

Please read our Job Pack & Data Disclaimer document for information on working for us.
More information is also available in the Why Work for Us and Mission and Strategic Plan pages.   

External Trustee Opportunity

We currently have an exciting and challenging opportunity for an External Trustee with commercial leadership and business development experience.

We're looking for a credible leader with demonstrable experience of supporting organisations at board level to help us meet and overcome major financial challenges in common with the rest of the sector and the high street at large. 

Find out more about this exciting opportunity here

Student Trustee Opportunities (voluntary with expenses)

We are looking for 3 students to join our Trustee Board to help ensure that the Board and its Committees understand issues from a student perspective, and all Board decisions are made in the best interests of students.

Positions are for 1 year initially, with an option to serve 2 years subject to an end of year review.  
You'll need to commit to attending 6-10 meetings of the Board & its Committees per year and demonstrate :

  • An appreciation of the way charities are governed 
  • A willingness to gain knowledge about the work of the Students' Union and developments in Higher Education
  • An ability to add perspective about the impact of the Trustee Board's decisions upon the student body.

What’s in it for you?

Being part of the board gives you collective responsibility for overseeing how an organisation is run. It also provides a rare opportunity, potentially very early on in your professional life, to be part of a charity board, as well as : 

  • A unique position of significant responsibility which will look fantastic on your CV !
  • Excellent experience and invaluable transferable skills
  • Expert training and support

For further information please see the Trustee Information Pack.

How to apply :

Apply via online form by 12 noon on Thursday 2nd May.
Interviews to be held : 8th - 14th May

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