Partnerships Account Manager

Hitchin Permanent
  • Fantastic opportunity within a fast growing pet supplements business
  • A brand new and exciting position managing corporate and charity partnerships

About Our Client

Lintbells' every day mission is to make sure that pets enjoy an active life, for life.

They are the experts in dog mobility with the UK's No.1 joint supplement YuMOVE treating over 1 million dogs a day.

Lintbells are notoriously ambitious and operate a fast-paced business. Our track record demonstrates that over the last 3 years to December 2019 sales have doubled and in 2020, despite COVID19, sales have continued to grow at over 40% p.a.

Lintbells are on a journey, to be the most trusted dog mobility brand in the world, that takes focus, dedication.

  • We are bold and make brave decisions and we lead the pack.
  • We are the architects of our future, we're strategic, focused and optimistic.
  • We deliver with pride and we all take full ownership in the part we play in the business.
  • We keep moving and striving for improvement is in our DNA.
  • We invest time and trust in building long-term, meaningful relationships.
  • We understand first-hand the connection between an owner and pet, and it's our duty to make those moments happen for longer.

Job Description

  • Responsible for the account management of our portfolio of corporate and charity partners, ensuring they have a first-class experience of working with Lintbells, Home of YuMOVE.
  • Responsible for the development and activation of engaging and creative marketing communication campaigns, to amplify our charity and commercial partnerships.
  • Responsible for the account management of our YuMOVE Brand Ambassador programme, working with high profile individuals across a variety of sectors.
  • You will feed into and execute our partnership and sponsorship strategies, as set by the Global PR and Partnerships Lead.
  • Assist with activating our corporate and charity partnerships, ensuring KPIs are delivered, and a strong commercial ROI is achieved.
  • Assist with the activation of our commercial sponsorships, ensuring KPIs are met and commercial ROIs achieved; example partners include The Kennel Club / Crufts and DogFest.
  • Management of our charity and partnership email inboxes, reviewing requests and taking appropriate next steps, as directed by the Global PR and Partnerships Lead.
  • Support the Senior Social Media Executive with the management of Facebook groups, including our YuMOVE Dog Agility and Dog Showing communities.
  • Responsible for the weekly and monthly reporting of UK partner activity (corporate, charity, sponsorship, and ambassadorial programme), including producing an in-depth report for internal stakeholders.
  • Work with the influencer grad/executive to amplify partnerships across our network of YuMOVE influencers.
  • Work with the D2C team to maximise partnership activity to support with customer acquisition and retention.

The Successful Applicant

  • You will have previous account management experience within an agency, commercial or charity envirotment.
  • A will have a solid understanding of marketing, including social media and PR.
  • You have the ability to work well with internal and external stakeholder and be a natural relationship builder.
  • You drive to make things happen, using initiative and logic like a true 'self-starter'
  • You excel when working naturally at pace and will lead from the front.
  • You are full of ideas big and small with an ability to bring them to life.
  • You are resilient and tenacious when it comes to embedding change.
  • You demonstrate commercial acumen and see the value of being numerical and analytical.
  • You are a team player - we're a close-knit team!
  • You have outstanding planning and time management skills and able to prioritize workload
  • You are enthusiastic and have a genuine love for pets.

What's on Offer

  • Competitive salary
  • Performance related bonus
  • Flexible working - 1-2 days office based in Hertfordshire
  • Perkbox membership
Kate Davies
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+44 172 773 0138

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Consultant name
Kate Davies
Consultant phone
+44 172 773 0138
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