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Partnerships Director

Fantastic opportunity to play a key role within Compassion UK’s dedicated Church Partnerships team, helping to release children from poverty in Jesus’ name.

We are looking for an individual to lead our church partnerships ministry in London and the South East as Partnerships Director.

The Church Partnerships team undertake a range of activities to enable the Church in the UK to come alongside the Church in the developing world as they live out their God-given calling to make a meaningful and lasting difference in the lives of children in need.

You’ll need a proven track record in sales and marketing and an understanding of the aspirations of church leaders and the challenges they face in their ministry. An effective communicator and networker, the Partnerships Director will need to be a confident and enthusiastic public speaker, passionate about the importance and value of internal and external stakeholders and able to organise his/her work and inspire a well-functioning, productive, creative and collegial team.

Job Purpose
Lead the Church Partnerships team within London & SE England. To develop, mentor and manage designated Partnerships Managers (PMs) & Assistant Partnerships Managers (APMs) to maximise Compassion UK’s profile, influence and impact within your Region and achieve the agreed Regional goals and acquisition objectives. This will include Relationship Management of defined denominations/streams.

Key Outcomes
1. Promote and maintain CUK’s Christian Ethos and Values;
2. Contribute to the development of the Church Partnerships Team strategy;
3. Develop a Regional Partnerships Team structured and motivated to meet CUK’s desired outcomes for the Church Channel within that region;
4. Maximise acquisition potential within designated region from churches.

There is an occupational requirement for an active Christian faith for this role. 

This is a permanent home-based role, 35 hours per week on a flexible working pattern which includes some weekend commitments. In order to make best use of your time, candidates should ideally be currently living in London or South East England. The successful individual must have a full UK driving licence.

Generous benefits package including: 25 days holiday per year plus Bank Holidays, 10% employer’s pension contribution and private medical and dental cover. A company car will be provided.

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Please note that we cannot consider applicants who do not presently have the right to work in the UK. 
Closing Date for applications: 28th February 2018
Interviews will take place w/c 12th March 2018. Late applications may be considered.


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