Corporate Engagement Specialist

Employer
Harris Hill
Location
England
Salary
£38k - 50k per year
Closing date
30 Oct 2020
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Harris Hill are delighted to be working with a charity that is trying to tackle the issues of climate change and global hunger through developing sustainable farming and food technology. They are looking to find someone to become their brand-new Corporate Engagement Specialist. This role is crucial for their rapid expansion and in continuing their global reach. This person can be based in the UK or Europe.

You will be responsible for
-Setting the strategy for the organisation's corporate engagement work, identifying and pursuing the top priorities for impact.
-Managing and delivering all aspects of their corporate engagement work, and potentially leading a team of specialists in the future.
-Building relationships with established companies (including food manufacturers, co-manufacturers, ingredient companies, and life science companies), influencing them to invest in alternative proteins, produce and stock more and higher-quality alternative protein products, and create new products.

You will need to show that you have strong experience in business, management consulting, corporate affairs and engagement. Ideally you will understand product marketing and have a background within the food industry. You will also ideally have excellent people-skills: the ability to influence, network, and build alliances. The organisation will also want to see examples of you having the ability, confidence and authority to engage with corporate executives, build long-term relationships with them, and to persuade and influence decision-makers. Ideally you will also be able to show a track record of bringing on new business and that you are able to lead a team. You will be able to demonstrate that you have worked on delivering strategy and that you are able to set ambitious goals and motivate teams to exceed these.

If you would like to receive a full job specification for these roles or have a confidential conversation, please send your cv to hannah.laking@harrishill.co.uk or call Hannah at Harris Hill on 0207 820 7331.

Closing date for applications on Wednesday 21st of October

Interviews will be held in middle of November virtually.

Only suitable candidates will be contacted.

We look forward to hearing from you.

Harris Hill has been providing the Charity and Not-for-Profit sector with high quality recruitment solutions for over 27 years. In the past year we have worked on more than 3,000 charity vacancies (approximately 2,000 permanent and 1,000 temporary) and are continuing to grow, developing new teams to respond to the strong demand for specialist charity professionals.

Our teams focus on specific functions within charities including Fundraising, Marketing/PR/Digital, Data Management & Business Support, Finance, Human Resources, Temporary and Executive-level roles.

We are committed to delivering a level of excellence to both candidates and clients alike and have an unrivalled reputation for finding talented people their ideal charity jobs within the UK's leading national and international charities and non-profit organisations.

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