Reading
£35,000 per year
Permanent, Full-time
Job description

We have an exciting opportunity for a Corporate Partnerships Manager to join Make-A-Wish UK team on a permanent basis and add magic to the lives of critically ill children.

Make-A-Wish exists for one reason - to grant life-changing wishes to enrich the lives of children and young people fighting life-threatening conditions. And this person will have a direct impact on granting the wishes and making children and families’ experience magical and impactful.

In order to do that, person in this role has to be ambitious and passionate about what we do at Make-A-Wish. The Corporate Partnerships Manager will be responsible for managing and developing relationships with corporate partners - maximising partnership potential and contribution values (cash, comms, Gift-in-Kind) for Make-A-Wish UK, particularly from smaller corporate partners. You will be able to demonstrate:

  • Extensive experience or proven skills in account management, and budget management in delivering collaborative projects;
  • Focus on results but with a flexible approach and the ability to influence and motivate others;
  • Ability to manage multiple relationships and projects concurrently;
  • Excellent relationship management and communications skills to confidently communicate verbally to multiple partners and stakeholders;
  • Excellent organisational and prioritising skills including

Closing date (EXTENDED): 28th June at 12pm
Interview Dates: TBC

This was previously advertised as 6-months' contract but it's now been changed to permanent role. 

Location: Make-A-Wish central hub is located in Reading, Berkshire. Whilst the succesful candidate will need to travel to Reading, they can be based anywhere.  

Please read the full Job Description before applying. Please note that we will only accept application made on an application form. We are not accepting CV for this role. If you are interested in this role, please apply using the button below which will take you to our website where all application documents are.

Make-A-Wish UK is a rewarding place to work, every day you will be helping to make a difference granting life-changing wishes to seriously ill children.

The organisation is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. An enhanced DBS disclosure will be requested where required.

Make-A-Wish is committed to attracting and recruiting diverse candidates as it’s important that our trustees, employees, ambassadors and volunteers reflect the communities we serve at every level within the organisation.

Application Instructions

Please note that we do not accept CVs for this vacancy. Only applications submitted on our application form will be considered in the process.

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Make-A-Wish UK

Make-A-Wish UK creates life-changing wishes for children with critical illnesses.

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Refreshed on: 01 June 2021
Closed date: 20 June 2021
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