One year fixed-term contract, full-time
sportscotland is the national agency for sport in Scotland. Our vision is an active Scotland where everyone benefits from sport.
We are currently looking for a Partnership Manager to join our Sports Development team, who will support our partner organisations and sports governing bodies to deliver sportscotland’s vision of creating a world class sporting system in Scotland.
The successful candidate will have significant experience of growing partnership relationships, so we are looking for someone who can create and develop effective relationships up to and including senior management; who can communicate with and directly influence a broad spectrum of key partners and stakeholders both internally and externally.
You should also have strong business-related knowledge, such as demonstrable planning skills, budgetary management and control with the ability to see the ‘big picture’ in terms of strategy planning and development.
As the Partnership Manager, you will be a team-player who is experienced in leading and managing projects and change management programmes. Ideally you will have knowledge of the sporting environment however this is not essential.
In return for the above, we offer employee benefits such as flexible working, generous holidays, childcare vouchers, fantastic discounts, a great pension scheme (19.3% employer contribution), support with your personal development and much more.
To apply for this role, please send your CV and covering letter detailing why you meet the requirements to firstname.lastname@example.org
We are a Disability Confident employer. If you have any difficulties with your application because of a disability please get in touch and we will discuss how we can help you.
Closing date for completed applications: 6 December 2019
We anticipate interviews will take place W/C 16 December 2019
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