Communications Manager- Partnerships

London Temporary £42,000 - £42,000 per year
  • Work for very well reknown end of life charity
  • Drive comms and marketing for partnerships business

About Our Client

Very historic and well renown Charity based in South West London. UK's leading end of life charity going through period of growth

Job Description

  • Lead the development and implementation of external communications plans for key corporate partnerships, creating plans to achieve partnership communications goals.
  • Work collaboratively with channel owners across Marketing and Communications including PR, social media, creative & content, paid media and digital, to ensure partnership activity is integrated with wider department activities.
  • Develop and maintain a strong understanding of the ambitions and goals of each of our key partnerships, helping to achieve and develop these.
  • Develop a strategic approach to maximise the opportunity our partnerships offer to help us reach more people affected by dying, death and bereavement, for example via key customer and employee channels.
  • Create compelling partnership narratives, write engaging copy, and develop materials to promote partnerships and support communications activity across audiences and channels, including owned and earned (PR & Media) channels.
  • Represent business as the communications expert in external meetings with partners, and their agencies, ensuring plans and activities are achievable and appropriate. Offering solutions and managing expectations of all involved.
  • Act as point of contact for partner agencies including PR, marketing and CSR agencies.
  • Develop a forward view of key moments and opportunities for reach and engagement through our corporate partnerships
  • Work with our PR Team to create plans that will maximise potential for media coverage. Identifying and creating opportunities for media stories around our partnerships i.e., employee case studies.
  • Support the New Partnerships team with new pitches and partner approaches, providing exciting strategy options for Marketing and Comms in order to place us in the best position to secure new corporate partners.
  • Build and maintain excellent relationships with internal and external stakeholders at every level, working collaboratively and ambitiously to enthuse others about partnership activity.
  • Ensure all activities are consistent with the brand strategy and guidelines including tone of voice and creative.

The post holder will be responsible for supporting a number of partnerships, campaigns and activities which will vary over time.

Partnerships, campaigns, projects and activities may include:

  • Integrated marketing plans for fundraising campaigns with partners such as: Superdrug; Savers; SPAR UK; Gas Distribution Networks; Omaze; Hotter Shoes; KPMG; and National Garden Scheme.
  • Maximising partnership involvement in national brand moments
  • Identifying, supporting and maximising key PR moments, particularly for our partnership with Superdrug

The Successful Applicant


-working and leading on integrated marketing campaigns

-project management

-experience working with agencies on campaigns

-experience working across PR campaigns

-experience working to metrics on campaigns OTHER SKILLS REQUIRED

Proven ability to plan and deliver strategic integrated marketing campaigns across channels to support corporate partnerships or commercial organisations.

Proven experience working across PR campaigns, delivering key moments in a commercial or charity campaign

Excellent influencing and stakeholder management skills.

Proven ability to work and communicate with a wide range of people at all levels in a diplomatic and tactful manner.

Excellent verbal communication skills.

Highly organised with the ability to prioritise and manage competing demands and pressures.

Ability to draw insights from data.

Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.

Plan and deliver activity involving multiple stakeholders, taking into account different considerations and views and using strong judgement and initiative to problem solve as needed.

Able to spot potential issues or reputational risks and confidently highlight where necessary.

What's on Offer

12 month role

Competitive salary of £42,000

Good benefits

Brilliant office with flexible/hybrid workign arrangement

Sophie Gorvett
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Phone number
+44 20 7269 2179

Job summary

Job function
Marketing & Agency
Public Sector & Not-For-Profit
Not For Profit
Contract type
Consultant name
Sophie Gorvett
Consultant phone
+44 20 7269 2179
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