MSU moorhead Campus organizing Coordinator


Reports to:
System & Campus Liaison

Position Summary:

  • The Campus Organizing Coordinator (COC) informs students on their campus about Students United, recruits students to become active within Students United, builds partnerships with key campus stakeholders, and organizes events and legislative actions to influence higher education policies.


  • Supervise five Campus Committee members: Diversity Specialist, Legislative Specialist, Public Relations Specialist, and two Issue Specialists

  • Provide resources, feedback, and hold team accountable for meeting performance goals and expectations

  • Manage campus committee budget and properly report all credit card expenses

  • Increase subscriptions to Students United email notices

  • Recruit Action Team members to help with campus events and legislative actions

  • Perform class/club raps, record tabling hours, and perform other outreach tasks

  • Increase Students United visibility on campus using a variety of media tools and promotional items

  • Organize Students United events and co-sponsor events with key partners

  • Attend Students United conferences, meetings, retreats, orientations, and trainings

  • Other duties as assigned


  • Enrolled at your state university for the entire 2018-2019 academic year

  • Strong verbal and written communications skills

  • Excellent organizational and time management skills

  • Ability to persuade others to take action on higher education issues

  • Commitment to inclusion and ability to work with others from diverse backgrounds

  • Willingness to learn new subject areas and capable of prioritizing multiple projects and deadlines

  • Ability to work independently and remotely

  • Passion for organizing and advocating for state university students

  • Preference to students with prior Students United experience

Time Requirements and Compensation:

  • Hours worked: Up to 10 hours per week

  • Compensation: $10.50 per hour

  • Weekly COC staff meetings via Google Hangout

  • Weekly Campus Committee meetings

  • Weekly Google Hangout check-ins with supervisor

  • Attend all Delegates conferences

  • Attend Advocacy Day

  • Attend Summer Orientation

  • Attend Campus Committee Retreat

Length of Employment:

  • February – April

To apply, email a cover letter and resume with the subject line “Application: Campus Organizing Coordinator“ to our System and Campus Liaison, Devin Smith at Deadline for application is to be determined (check back soon for date).

Students United is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status.