Events Assistant

Can you ensure Bristol students have the best possible university experience?

Part business, part charity, part membership body – Bristol SU is a seriously fun place to work. Professional staff teams advise, support and empower students to make change, try new things and develop their skills. Bristol SU is one of more than 550 students’ unions across the country. We have more than 22,000 members, 300 clubs and societies, 180 volunteering partners, a huge range of services and a bold strategy to build pride in the Union. 

Bristol SU is looking for someone to join us to support our exciting events programme:

Job title: Events Assistant

Salary: £19,397 per annum

Hours: 35 per week (please note: there will be an expectation that this will include work during evenings and at weekends)

Closing date: 5pm 30th November 2017

Interview date: 4th-5th December (TBC)

Bristol SU has a busy and varied events programme for University of Bristol students.  Working with our core events and technical team, you will provide support to live music gigs, to our evening programme of events in the Balloon Bar and to student led initiatives.  This will include sourcing acts/speakers, attending events and ensuring smooth running, troubleshooting issues.  You will also have a basic level of technical knowledge to enable you to support our Technical Team.

Why apply? 

The exact opposite of corporate, we’re progressive, creative individuals working to make a difference in an unconventional workplace. In return for your passion and experience we offer the flexibility for work-life balance, a competitive salary for the non-profit sector, generous contributory pension scheme and excellent holiday allowance. Bristol SU is committed to excellence and this has been externally recognised through a number of accreditations and awards including Investors in People, Investors in Diversity, the Workplace Wellbeing Charter. We’re open to considering requests for job-share or part-time working. We’re committed to equality of opportunity for all. We welcome applications from individuals regardless of their race, ethnicity, sexual orientation, religion, age, gender, or disability status. We want to support diverse and inclusive work environments and are actively looking for people who share our values.

We will consider applications for flexible working and job share opportunities.

For more information and to apply, please click on this link.