Partnerships Executive

Parramatta National Rugby League Club Pty Limited

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  • Hills District New South Wales Australia
  • Full Time
Closing 31 Jan 2020
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With a history that extends beyond 70 years, Parramatta Eels is a proud, successful and respected member of the National Rugby League (NRL) competition, well placed for future success. riven by a strong vision and underpinned by our cultural foundations, we strive to be a club that is connected and respected through the way we lead and inspire, on-field and in the community.

About the position

Reporting to the Senior Partnerships Manager, the Partnerships Executive primary responsibilities will be the management of existing partnerships and on boarding of new corporate partners.

This is a full-time role that requires an energetic, dynamic and approachable individual who has a high level of account management experience. The Partnerships Executive will be critical in building strong relationships with partner stakeholders, workshopping strategic priorities with new & existing corporate partners and being the first point of contact for partners in executing their leverage activity.


  • Lead the account management of identified and allocated partners across all aspects of contract delivery
  • Engage partner contacts at all levels (i.e executives, decision makers & agency partners) and develop strong working relationships between the Parramatta Eels and corporate partners
  • Co-facilitate partner workshops to define partnership strategy, uncover priorities for the season’s leverage activity and define KPI’s for the partnership
  • Produce and present end of season reports to key corporate partners summarising all leverage activity and how KPI’s have been met
  • Ensure contractual obligations are met in accordance with partner agreements; work collaboratively with Club staff involved in contract delivery
  • Conduct industry research on best practice brand management, activations, bench marking, asset development and partner return on investment strategies
  • Assist Senior Partnerships Manager and General Manager Commercial with the acquisition and on boarding of new corporate partners from time to time – this may include the likes of developing proposal documents, networking with prospective partners, reviewing the commercial sales pipeline etc.

About you

  • Three years’ experience within a similar role, preferably within the Sport & Entertainment marketing industry
  • A proven track record of managing key marketing and/or sponsorship accounts
  • Excellent communication skills that allow you to have structured and objective-led conversations with customers and stakeholders
  • Demonstrated ability to present to and engage with senior stakeholders
  • Flexibility to at times work outside of normal working hours i.e at game days and club events
  • Possess sound commercial acumen, an understanding of marketing strategy and the role of sponsorship within the marketing framework
  • Tertiary qualifications highly regarded
  • Proficiency with MS Office applications and CRM systems

Apply for this role

Applications must be submitted online. All applicants are required to submit brief cover letter and CV outlining their suitability for the role.

Applications Close: 31 January 2020, 5pm

Please note that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted and employment in this position is subject to a satisfactory criminal history record check, we thank you for your understanding.

Parramatta National Rugby League Club Pty Limited and Parramatta Leagues Club Limited are Equal Opportunity Employers

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