Events ACT are looking for a Sponsorships and Partnerships Manager to join their team.
Position Details: Events ACT are seeking a down-to-earth, professional and highly experienced Sponsorships and Partnerships Manager with extensive relevant experience and a proven track record in sponsor and partnership management, leadership, people management and financial management. Being part of a dynamic and fast-paced team environment, the successful candidate will be highly motivated, reliable and trustworthy, willing and committed to contribute to a high performing team. They will have excellent presentation and communication skills, and will represent Events ACT positively and professionally in business discussions and commercial negotiations.
The successful candidate will be responsible for managing sponsorships and partnerships for major events including Floriade and the Enlighten Festival as well as many much-loved cultural events such as the Canberra Nara Festival, Reconciliation Day, the Canberra Balloon Spectacular, New Year’s Eve and Australia Day.
High level organisational and relationship management skills, business acumen and the ability to adapt to changing priorities are all key requirements. A positive disposition and generating solution focussed outcomes under pressure, proven high-level interpersonal and customer service skills, including conflict resolution and managing challenging situations are all key attributes required of the successful candidate.
How to Apply: Applications should include a current curriculum vitae, a response to the Selection Criteria outlined in the Position Description, and the name and contact details of two referees.