South East: Fighting Fund Local Organiser

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The successful candidate will bring their experience and skills to assist our Southampton District Branch to recruit, map membership density, develop new activists, organise and drive forward our campaigning work with the Branch.
Location
Southampton
Starting salary
£28,343 per annum
Closing date
16 July 2019
Hours
35
Contract type
Full time, fixed term
Contract length
Fixed Term and Secondment Opportunity for up to 12 Months
Reference
R9/FFLO

About this job

The South East Region is seeking to recruit a Local Fighting Fund Organiser; which will be filled either on a secondment basis or as a fixed term contract employment opportunity.

The successful candidate will bring their experience and skills to assist our Southampton District Branch to recruit, map membership density, develop new activists, organise and drive forward our campaigning work with the Branch. To undertake this role you must have good interpersonal and IT skills, excellent administrative and organisational skills and a good understanding and knowledge of the trade union movement.

While the post is based in the Southampton Regional office, you will need to be able to travel within the geographical location of the branch area and on occasion to the Regional Office in Guildford and possibly to London for meetings/training as required.

How to apply

To apply for this opportunity, please download and complete the Area and Local Organiser application form (under “Resources”)

See job description and person specification (under “Documents”).

Please note that ONLY the Area and Local Organiser application form will be accepted.

Please send three copies of completed application forms along with Recruitment and Disability monitoring forms to Caroline Butler, UNISON South East, Ranger House, Walnut Tree Close, Guildford GU1 4UL. Quoting ref: R9/FFLO

UNISON Activists applying for this post as a secondment opportunity must ensure they have confirmed arrangements and agreement from their employer.

Interviews are expected to take place on 24 or 25 July 2019.

About UNISON

UNISON is the UK’s leading public services trade union, with over 1.3 million members working in the public sector, private, voluntary and community sectors and in the energy services. We employ approximately 1,200 staff, with around 370 at our national centre in Euston in central London and the remainder in our 12 regions across the UK, including Northern Ireland.

UNISON is a dynamic, progressive union, committed to equality. We encourage men and women of all ages, Black and minority ethnic groups, disabled people, lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people to work with us.

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