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Activities Coordinator

Professional Services

Location:  Highfield Campus
Closing Date:  Thursday 30 June 2022
Reference:  1839122P1

The Role 

The University of Southampton Students Union is looking for two Activities Coordinators to specifically coordinate, develop and support our diverse range of student Clubs & Societies and our Student Led activity and campaigns.   

This is an exciting opportunity for someone who understands the needs of students, has experience in balancing multiple projects and is excited about co-developing a diverse programme of activities, particularly around the creative industries, fundraising, and mental health and wellbeing.  

About You 

Activities coordinators are the key contact for our club & society committees and student volunteers and will both develop their skills and provide general information support and guidance on their activities and events. For this reason, we are looking for candidates who have a strong understating of health and safety, have an ability to produce budgets and event plans and who can both collect and respond appropriately to insight.  


We are looking for an enthusiastic person who is approachable and can effectively communicate, engage, and establish relationships with our students; with a view to increasing engagement and improving their university experience.  A ‘can-do’ flexible attitude is needed in this fast paced and diverse student-led environment.  

About Us 

We are the University of Southampton Students' Union (SUSU). Independent from the University, we're run by students, for students and our vision is that every student loves their time at Southampton. 

As an employer, we offer a range of benefits: 

  • Holiday of 20 days per annum. In addition, there are six closure holiday days during Easter and Christmas and eight bank holidays. 
  • Defined contributions pension scheme where we contribute 10%. 
  • Discounted bus passes (UniLink and Blue Star) and a cycle scheme 

To find out more, visit our website here 

Apply Now 

You can easily apply using your CV and covering letter by visiting SUSU - Southampton University Students' Union . 

For additional information before submitting your application, please contact Hayley Shepherd, Head of Activities (

Please note feedback will not be provided if you are not shortlisted for interview.   

SUSU is an equal opportunities employer that values a diverse workforce and we want to reflect the student body that we represent. We value diversity, promote equality and challenge discrimination and will ensure that our recruitment activities are mindful of equality and diversity matters.  

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