Suas is recruiting: STAND Engagement Coordinator

Posted on 31 Aug 2021

STAND is an initiative of Suas, supporting third-level students to progressively engage with global justice issues through various activities including a news website, an arts festival, an evening course, and action learning/volunteering programmes in Ireland and overseas. We run our activities in collaboration with staff and students at third level campuses across Ireland and the Union of Students in Ireland (USI). We are Irish Aid’s strategic partner for our global citizenship work in the third-level sector in Ireland

This is an exciting role, contributing to the achievement of STAND goals by leading on growing and developing our engagement with Union of Students in Ireland (USI), Students’ Unions across the
country and STAND societies – ensuring that we are fully engaging with each stakeholder and maximising opportunities to collaborate and grow with them. Engagement activities include joint advocacy campaigns, workshops and events on global justice issues.

The role-holder will also manage STAND News – our online magazine - ensuring that volunteer writers get the most out of their time with STAND and have their content read by as many people as possible across Ireland. You will also manage a STAND News intern as part of this work.

Find out everything about the role in the Job Description attached.

Please note that applications will be reviewed on an ongoing basis, and interviews will be scheduled accordingly until the position is filled asap. Applications including CV and cover letter should be submitted to hr@suas.ie.

Candidates must be legally entitled to work in Ireland at time of application.

Full details and the job description can be found here: https://stand.ie/stand-opportunities/