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RUSU Activities & Events Officer

Permanent Full time, 5 days per week (Mon–Fri)


$84,559 Full time equivalent + Superannuation.


A fun, dynamic and fast paced role, for someone with a mature ‘can do’ attitude and ‘hands on’ experience in the planning and delivery of a diverse program of events in a student union or community-based setting. This role would suit someone with experience in the entertainment industry, who is well-informed of current trends, and enjoys working with volunteers and young people.

About The Role:

The RMIT University Student Union (RUSU) is the representative body of around 75,000 RMIT University students and is an independent organisation from RMIT University. Creating a vibrant campus culture, and providing opportunities for social connections, fun and engagement outside of the classroom is core to RUSU’s purpose. RUSU delivers a diverse range of small, medium and large-scale events and festivals on campus and at external venues. This includes our cross-campus free lunch and entertainment program which is planned and delivered by this staff position.

RUSU is looking for a friendly and energetic person with experience in events delivery to join us as the Activities & Events Officer. This position will report to the Student Community Team Leader (Events and Clubs) and will work with other staff members, student representative and volunteers in the activities & clubs departments. This is a cross-campus position delivering regular/weekly events at our City, Brunswick and Bundoora campuses. The role focuses primarily on RUSUs on-campus events however some night-time event work is required for special events.

This position is student facing with a lot of student interaction, outreach activities and hands on events delivery. The elected student leaders and the RUSU events volunteers play an important role in inspiring event ideas and actual event delivery. A ‘can do’ attitude, excellent communication and organisational skills and a genuine passion for working with and mentoring young people from diverse backgrounds is essential in this role.

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