Partnership Development Executive
The WWF Corporate Partnership team are instrumental in the growth of our reach and influence within the world of business. This is an exciting opportunity for an exceptional candidate to join our growing Corporate Partnerships team as the Development Partnerships Executive and develop their skills by helping manage, develop and grow new and existing corporate partnerships.
You will support the development of new leads, proposals and applications as well as manage a number of mid-level partnership development projects. This will include making approaches and attending meetings, networking events and conferences as required. You will also act as a first point of contact for the team when dealing with inbound partnership enquiries from companies and identify opportunities to develop them into strategic partnerships. You will get involved in delivering specific projects and logistics too. Important will be the ability to proactively develop internal and external relationships
Educated to degree level or equivalent, you will have experience of new business or relationship management in a commercial or charity setting and have an understanding of how companies interface with charities / NGOs. Previous fundraising experience would be an advantage.
In addition, you will possess excellent networking, communication, planning and presentation skills. A strong team player you will have an ability to work collaboratively with colleagues across the organisation and have a proactive, results driven approach. You will also demonstrate a commitment our values and a passion for meeting our objectives.
How to Apply
If you are adept at building relationships and are passionate about building a movement in defence of nature, we’d love to hear from you. Please complete the online registration and submit a copy of your up to date CV with cover letter highlighting what makes you the perfect fit for the role.
At WWF-UK we are committed to creating an inclusive working environment, where diversity is valued and there is equality of opportunity. We therefore welcome applications from all sections of the community and we offer a range of benefits to encourage a work life balance.
Our world needs you like never before. We are the first generation to know we are destroying the world and we could be the last that can do anything about it. We’re looking for people who are passionate about making it politically, socially and economically unacceptable to destroy our planet’s natural resources. We need you to join us in the fight for our world.
Closing date: 27th June 2019
Interviews date: 1st July 2019, Living Planet Centre, Woking