Advertising and Sponsorship Sales Executive

c. £28,000 per annum
21 Feb 2013
06 Mar 2013
Full Time
Contract Type

Advertising and Sponsorship Sales Executive


c. £28,000 per annum

About us

Help the Hospices was founded in 1984 and is the leading charity supporting hospice care throughout the UK.

Our work aims to represent and support our member hospices and work with them and other organisations to develop and improve hospice and palliative care throughout the UK and across the world.

Our strategic priorities for 2012 – 2016 are to:

  • be the leading advocate for hospice care
  • promote and support excellence in hospice care
  • support those providing hospice care.

About the role

Increasing revenue from advertising and sponsorship opportunities is vital to ensuring that Help the Hospices remains a sustainable organisation. This newly created position, based within the Fundraising New Business team, will take the lead on developing and implementing the advertising and sponsorship income strategy for ehospice (a new hospice care website & app), events and publications, securing investment from suitable organisations across a range of industries.

About you

The ideal candidate will be a tenacious and results-driven individual who is able to create compelling packages that offer shared value, leading to long-lasting relationships. They will possess direct sales and marketing experience, and a track record in securing advertising/sponsorship income and surpassing sales targets.

The successful candidate will have excellent communication skills, the ability to effectively manage a varied workload, strong I.T skills and be willing to undertake other tasks within the Corporate Partnerships team as directed.  An interest in healthcare or the not-for-profit sector would be advantageous.

The closing date is at 12 noon on Wednesday 6 March 2013.

First interviews will take place week commencing 11 March 2013, exact date to be confirmed. Second interviews will also take place but dates are to be finalised.

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