Full time roles

Communications and Campaigns Manager

Birkbeck Students' Union are look for a new Communications and Campaigns Manager who will provide leadership and oversight to work in these areas.

The Communications and Campaigns Manager will support the Union’s Communication Strategy with high quality and coordinated content, as well as through the line management of the Communications Assistant. The post-holder will engage with the Union’s membership and other stakeholders, support all internal and external communications activity and provide day to day marketing and communications support to stakeholders via the Union website, social media, printed publications and other suitable media.

This opportunity would build on experience as: Communications Manager, Graphic Designer, Social Media Manager, Marketing Manager.

You can find more information and the job description here.


This role is offered on an open-ended basis.

This is a full-time role, working 35 hours per week split between working on-site and remotely. 

Salary and benefits:

Grade 5 of the College's London Pay Scale which is £31,096 rising to £35,374 per annum per annum.

Birkbeck offers a competitive salary and pension scheme, 31 days paid leave, flexible working arrangements and some of the most generous benefits in the HE sector, all while being located right in the heart of Central London.

The salary quoted is on the College's London Pay Scale which includes a consolidated Weighting/Allowance which applies only to staff whose normal contractual place of work is in the London area.


If you would like to know more about the role, please click on apply below or contact Yousuf Joondan, Chief Executive, at y.joondan@bbk.ac.uk.

If you have technical issues or difficulties using the recruitment portal, please contact jobs@bbk.ac.uk providing your name and the job reference number of the position. While we are happy to respond to all informal enquiries, only formal applications through the online system will be considered.

Interviews will be held on Friday 9th August, in-person.


Trustee Positions

Lay Trustee (x3) (voluntary) 


Join Us as a Volunteer Lay Trustee

Birkbeck Students' Union is looking for three exceptional individuals to join our Board of Trustees as volunteer Lay Trustees. This is a unique opportunity to make a significant impact on the student experience at Birkbeck, guiding our strategic direction and ensuring we continue to support and enrich the lives of our diverse student body.

Role Overview: As a Lay Trustee, you will attend and actively participate in five Board of Trustee Meetings and five Finance & Audit Committee meetings per year. Your strategic oversight and governance will help ensure the Students' Union operates in line with its mission, values, and legal obligations. You will provide guidance and insight based on your expertise in one of the following areas Equality, Diversity, and Inclusion (EDI); Cybersecurity; Operations; Fundraising; Strategy Development; Legal; and Human Resources (HR).

Job Specification

Recruitment Pack

Information on our Board of Trustees 

How to Apply: Interested candidates should submit a resume and a cover letter outlining their relevant experience and motivation for applying. Applications should be sent to su-committees@bbk.ac.uk by 29th July at 6pm. 

Interview Dates: 8th and 9th August 2024

Any questions about the role please email Yousuf Joondan (CEO) y.joondan@bbk.ac.uk

Birkbeck Students' Union is committed to diversity and encourages applications from all individuals, regardless of background, who meet the role's criteria.


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Birkbeck Students’ Union is a charitable incorporated organisation (CIO) registered in England and Wales, charity number 1142614.

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