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MOBO Awards- Event Volunteer

This opportunity takes place on 05 Dec 2021

The MOBO Awards is the UK’s biggest celebration of Black music and culture, and is back on Sunday 5th December at Coventry Building Society Arena. Following last year’s much buzzed-about livestream show, the prestigious awards ceremony is returning to its rightful live show format. This year you can get involved in by helping support our VIPs with registration, marshalling, setting up VIP tables, and general runner duties.


  • Welcoming attendees to the event 
  • Distributing wristbands to VIPs
  • Assisting to seats 
  • Friendly welcoming face to answer questions – toilets, interval, timings etc 
  • Be on hand to assist the Event Manager

Hours per week

4-5 hours

Hours details

16.30 – the show starts at 20.00, ushering will be required afterwards

Training available

Briefing on the day


Coventry Building Society Arena, Judds Ln, Coventry CV6 6GE

DBS required?


Benefits to self

Complimentary tickets to watch the show. Drinks and Snacks to be provided See some unforgettable performances from TEMS, NSG, BREE RUNWAY, PA SALIEU, GHETTS & MORE Becoming part of a friendly and dedicated team Contribution towards a CUSU Leadership Award Learning transferable skills

Benefits to others

Developing and maintaining good relationships with visitors and event attendees Act as a good ambassador for Coventry University by providing an enthusiastic welcome to all visitors Contributing to the delivery of UK wide event Network opportunity

Transport details

Own transportation to and from the event

Time commitment

One off event




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