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Reading University Students' Union provides an exciting and varied working environment for both students and staff. RUSU is committed to ensuring the best services are delivered to the student membership, which means investing in enthusiastic and skilled staff. To find out more about how you could join this vibrant team please see the vacancies listed below.

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Marketing Assistant

Reading University Students’ Union is looking for a Marketing Assistant to promote the organisation by undertaking social media and general marketing activities. It’s a hands-on role for a self-starter who can work well within a team and to tight deadlines.

The ideal candidate should have:

  • Experience in managing online social media platforms and digital tools.
  • Experience of copywriting for web, email, social media.
  • Experience utilising social media for promotion and creating engaging content.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills with great attention to detail.
  • Highly organised with the ability to manage multiple projects whilst meeting deadlines.
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced, dynamic and deadline-oriented environment.
  • Proofreading skills.
  • An organised approach.
  • Experience using Adobe Creative Suite.

Reading University Students’ Union is a charitable provider of advice, support and recreation opportunities to our members, the students of the University of Reading. We have a significant commercial enterprise including catering outlets, a nursery, franchised outlets, a Café and Bar forming part of a 2400 capacity venue. The marketing department plays a significant part in informing students about the facilities available and events throughout the term.

Previous experience of working in a marketing environment is not essential as training will be given. For further information about the role and an application pack please contact RUSU on 0118 378 4100 or email

  • Salary range: £20,884 to £22,602 p.a.
  • Job Type: Full time
  • Working hours: 35 hours per week
  • Closing date: 28th May 2019
  • Interviews to be held: 6th June 2019