Partnership and Sponsorship Manager

The British Society for Rheumatology
United Kingdom
09 Oct 2017
07 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
The British Society for Rheumatology is the leading UK specialist medical society for rheumatology and musculoskeletal care professionals. We support our members to deliver the best care at all stages of the care pathway, to improve the lives of children and adults with rheumatic and musculoskeletal disease. We are looking to appoint an experienced Partnership and Sponsorship Manager to support BSR as it delivers its new strategic plan.  This is a key role, working across the organisation to identify and develop a range of initiatives with commercial and not-for profit partners. This includes high value sponsorship packages and a large exhibition at the BSR’s three-day annual conference. The post combines sales and account management, providing a central contact for external stakeholders and oversight of the society’s relationships as well as a strong focus on income generation. This post is part of the Marketing and Education directorate who are responsible for BSR’s marketing, communications and educational activity including high profile national events. The BSR works with a wide range of stakeholders and partners to develop and deliver initiatives designed to support our diverse membership. The successful candidate will have a proven track record of managing high value partnership agreements, sponsorship packages and exhibitions. We are looking for someone with excellent relationship, negotiation and account management skills. Experience of working within the health or membership sector would be an advantage. If you are target driven, enjoy managing relationships and work well under pressure please  provide us with a two page CV highlighting your most recent and relevant experience, plus a one page covering letter explaining how you meet the requirements of the role and the person specification. Closing date for applications: 20th October 2017 at 5pm Interview date: 31st October 2017