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Starting at £43,326 p.a. 
Closing date
Job location
Nottingham & Leicester 
Unspecified hours. Permanent 
About this Role

Within the Region, we are seeking applications from individuals with a commitment to help us increase the membership of the Union.  As an Organiser, this individual would organise, service, and recruit and retain new members throughout the Midland & East Coast Region. 

Applicants must have a proven record of the following:

  • Organising, Servicing, Recruitment, and Retention
  • A broad understanding of Trade Union objectives, and a strong personal commitment to these objectives.
  • Applicants must be prepared to work as a team, and the successful candidate would display strong interpersonal skills and an ability to communicate effectively in challenging environments.
  • On a personal basis, the applicant would need to display energy, enthusiasm, resilience, commitment, and an ability to use individual initiative.
Further information

Training and Development will be provided to the successful candidate, who will receive an excellent package of benefits and Terms and Conditions.  This includes a car, so the applicant is required to be in possession of a full clean driving licence. It should also be carefully noted that the hours of work are ‘unspecified’, and Officers of the GMB can be relocated at the discretion of the Regional Secretary to meet the needs of the Region.

This is a permanent position, but it is dependent on the successful completion of the first 12 months, which incorporates a Development Review.

Please click here to access a copy of the job description for the role.

Since the backgrounds of suitable candidates can vary enormously, we are requesting that interested applicants should send an up-to-date CV with their application, and read through the job description for the role of organiser.

TO APPLY: If you wish to apply for this vacancy, please contact Cheryl Evans for an application pack.

Please note:late or incomplete applications willnotbe considered, so please ensure you have completed all sections of the application form (including referee details) and submitted no later than the specified deadline, after which a shortlist will be drawn up.  

Due to the current lockdown, shortlisted applicants will be invited to attend an online interview, via Zoom.  A date for interviews will be confirmed, in writing, to the shortlisted applicants.

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