Jobs and Careers

Hertfordshire Students’ Union is a dynamic and vibrant Union. We value student officers, employees and volunteers with ideas and personality and believe that lively, active and vibrant people shape our organisation. 

All our roles offer a generous holiday entitlement, pension contributions and excellent opportunities for personal development.

We know there’s more to life than work - that’s why when you join Hertfordshire Students' Union as permanent staff you’ll get your pick of our amazing company perks. All accessible via an app.That includes phone insurance, tastecards, and great price cinema tickets, plus loads more.Find out more about all our employee rewards here:

Hertfordshire Students’ Union is required to meet UKVI visa regulations. Applicants who do not currently have the right to work in the UK will have to satisfy UKVI regulations before they can be appointed.

Please send all completed applications to


Current Vacancies:

Permanent Vacancies


Are you interested in print and digital Marketing and willing to work in a fast paced and varied role?

We're looking for a Marketing Coordinator to join our friendly and vibrant Marketing team in the not-for-profit sector! We are a fairly new team, so there is a lot of opportunity to suggest and develop your own ideas for Marketing as well as improve existing practices. We can also offer you a range of benefits including flexible working, 25 days holiday plus bank holidays, university closed days and moving in day, agreed overtime given back as lieu time, excellent opportunities for further development via training and courses, access to offers on perkbox and more!

If this sounds like something you're interested in and you feel like you can bring new ideas to the table, we'd love to hear from you!

If you have any questions please contact: Shanara Hibbert -  Marketing Manager, 01707 286175 or

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Click here for application form

Closing date Friday 31st March 2017. If the right person is found before the application deadline, this job listing will close early.

Student Staff Vacancies

Hertfordshire Students’ Union offers part-time employment opportunities for students to work on campus for up to 20 hours per week. There are many benefits to working for your Union:

  • Training and development given
  • Be part of a team
  • Flexible hours to suit
  • Improve your employability
  • Opportunity to get more involved with your Union 
  • Experience not always necessary

Hertfordshire Students’ Union cannot accept applications from those who do not currently have the right to work in the UK.

Please apply by sending a completed application form to

Front Desk Assistants

Zero hour contract | up to 20 hrs per week | £6.95 per hour, rising to £7.05 from April 2017

To provide a welcoming and friendly frontline service to all students and guests. To also be the first line of support to student groups and members of the Students' Union.

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Application form


How would you like to be a mystery shopper for the Elehouse, Forum or the SU Shop and Reception? This new position allows you to visit any of these venues, and be refunded for anything you buy!

In the role of a mystery shopper you would be part of improving customer service on behalf of Hertfordshire Students’ Union, by rating these venues on aspects such as staff friendliness and the quality of products. Whether you are a regular visitor to any of these places, or if you have never been before, the mystery shopping programme is looking for all types of people to take up this opportunity.

So if you think the role of a mystery shopper is right for you, click and complete the application form below.

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For further information please contact:

HR Department, Union Admin Office,
Elehouse Resource Centre, College Lane Campus
Telephone: 01707 285020 or 01707 285998