Candidate to a position of trust
Vice Event Coordinator (1 position) *No Swedish required*
The Vice Event Coordinators main job is to assist the Event Coordinator. The Vice Event
Coordinator also holds a special responsibility for Slaget om Samvetet. The time
commitment can often be decided together with the Event Coordinator depending on how
much time you have free. However a minimum of 5 hours a week would be needed to
complete the basic work that the role entails.
Vice labour market coordinator (1 position) *No Swedish required*
The Vice labour market coordinators main job is to assist the labour market coordinator. This
often means that you would be project leader for at least one group under the labour market.
The time commitment can often be decided together with the labour market coordinator
depending on how much time you have free. However a minimum of 5 hours a week would
be needed to complete the basic work that the role entails.
(1 financial auditor, 1 alternate financial auditor, 2 activity auditors, 2 alternate activity
The main responsibilities of the auditors are to evaluate the board, on behalf of the
Representative Assembly, in order to find out if the board acted according to the steering
documents and with the decisions of the representative assembly. The auditors focus on the
organisation itself, that the board has ensured that the organisation is managed
appropriately. The auditors can also offer advice on matters to the board.
The mandate period for the auditors lasts a whole year. So be prepared to act during the
whole year. Gathering the necessary information and documentation needed to create a
proper audit report is the most time-consuming task. Prepare to devote at least a weekend
for writing the actual report. Gathering the needed materials can be done continuously
throughout the year to avoid a peak in the workload come autumn and the finalization of the
report. The rest of the year you should always be available to offer advice per e-mail or
phone, and it is beneficial to attend the representative assembly meetings and preferably a
board meeting or two.
Election committee *No Swedish required*
(1 vacant postion as chairperson, 4 vacant position as ordinary members, 2 vacant positions
as alternate members)
The election committee is in charge of the election of the Representative Assembly, held
every fall and spring. Since the ordinary meetings for the RA are held once a semester, the
election committee is responsible for one election. To the election, all members of the
student union have the right to vote for who they think should be part of the student union’s
highest decision making body. The election committee is responsible for encouraging people
to candidate and presenting the candidates to the members for the election. The committee
also organizes the election itself, and works to make the process as democratic and
representative as possible. After the election, the committee is expected to count the votes
and present the result for the RA to the members of the union.
Education committee presidium
(1 vacant position as chairperson, 1 vacant position as vice chairperson)
The education committee is responsible for and handles educational matters and
student welfare matters within the student union, as well as coordinates the student
union’s study councils. The education committee acts preparatory for the representative
assembly in educational and student welfare matters. The chairperson and vice
chairperson are obligated to lead the committee’s work and meetings. The chairperson
and vice chairperson shall also be of help for the board in errands regarding the
education monitoring and educational matters.
Chairperson for study council *No Swedish required*
(1 vacant position at each of the following departments:
● Gender Studies
● Communication and Media
● Human Geography
● Sociology of Law
● Political Science
● Graduate School).
Each department or section should have a study council. The council gathers the
student representatives at the department and is tasked with handling educational and
student welfare matters that are relevant for the area that the study councils acts within.
As the chairperson of the study council you are obligated to lead the councils work and
meetings. You are also the council’s representative in the education committee.
Nominating council *No Swedish required*
(1 vacant position as chairperson, 4 vacant position as ordinary members, 2 vacant
positions as alternate members)
The nominating council prepares the elections for the Representative Assembly. This
means the nominating council interview candidates for internal positions of trust, such as
the board and the fulltimers. After the interviews they nominate one person per position,
or decide to propose to leave it vacant. The main responsibilities are preparing role
descriptions, requirement profiles, cases, conducting interviews, discussing and
analysing candidates, and preparing recommendations for the Representative
Assembly. The text you are reading right now has been prepared by the nominating
(5 vacant positions)
SFS FUM delegaterna ansvarar för att representera Samhällsvetarkåren i Sveriges
Förenade Studentkårers (SFS) högsta beslutande organ på deras årliga vårmöte.
Delegaterna deltar även i det förberedande arbetet, genom att diskutera propositioner,
motioner och andra mötesdokument samt föreslå förändringar genom att skriva motioner
tillsammans med de andra studentkårernas delegationer i Lunds universitets allians
LUS (Lunds Universitets Studentkår) Nominating Council
(1 ordinary and 1 alternate position)
LUS is the umbrella organization for all student union in Lund. Each student union at
Lund University elects one representative to LUS Nominating Council. LUS Nominating
Council handles all candidacies to LUS presidium for the upcoming year, as well as all
student representatives’ candidacies. Are you interested in recruitment and how student
representation works on a university level? Then this position is something for you!