Partnership Manager

The National Energy Foundation

Remote working with travel (particularly in North, Eastern and Central England)
£27,500 - £32,000 pa

Paid • Full Time • Fixed Term Contract

Sectors: carbon, climate & energy

Closing date: Friday, 9th August 2024  

Partnership Manager (Installer Supply Chain, Housing, Health, and Domestic Energy Sectors)

Organisation: National Energy Foundation (NEF)
Location: Remote (Nationwide Travel Required with focus on North, Eastern and Central England)
NEF Head Office: Challenge House, Milton Keynes, MK3 6DP
Type: Fixed Term Contract (12 months) with potential for extension
Salary Range: £27,500 - £32,000 per annum

About Us:

The National Energy Foundation (NEF) is a charity dedicated to promoting energy efficiency and alleviating fuel poverty across the UK. With a mission to create a sustainable energy future, we work with various stakeholders to drive positive change in the energy sector. As we continue to expand our efforts, we are excited to be seeking passionate and motivated Partnership Managers to join our team.

Role Overview:

As a Partnership Manager at NEF, you will play a crucial role in fostering strong relationships with installers, supply chain partners, and stakeholders in the housing, health, and domestic energy sectors. You will collaborate with industry stakeholders, identify partnership opportunities, and drive initiatives that lead to effective energy solutions. Your efforts will contribute to NEF's mission of advancing energy efficiency and alleviating fuel poverty throughout the UK.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Identify, engage, and manage partnerships with installers, housing, health, and domestic energy sector stakeholders.
  • Develop and maintain strong relationships with existing partners, ensuring their ongoing engagement and commitment to NEF's goals.
  • Monitor and evaluate partnership performance, tracking key metrics and reporting progress to senior management.
  • Act as a liaison between NEF and external partners, facilitating communication and ensuring mutual understanding.
  • Identify opportunities for collaboration and innovation to enhance the impact of our programmes.
  • Stay informed about industry trends, regulations, and best practices related to energy efficiency and supply chain management in addition to the housing, health, and domestic energy sectors.

Qualifications and Experience:

  • Proven experience in partnership management, preferably within the energy, housing, health, or domestic energy sectors.
  • Strong understanding of installer and supply chain management dynamics and challenges.
  • Exceptional communication and negotiation skills, with the ability to build and maintain relationships at various levels.
  • Analytical mindset with the ability to analyse data and draw actionable insights.
  • Self-motivated, results-driven, and adaptable to changing environments.
  • Experience working with diverse stakeholders and managing complex projects.
  • Driving licence and own vehicle would be beneficial

What We Offer:

  • Competitive salary within the range of £27,500 - £32,000 per annum, proportional to experience.
  • The opportunity to work for a leading charity enabling you to make a meaningful impact on the energy efficiency landscape and housing, health, and domestic energy sectors.
  • A collaborative and supportive work environment that values personal growth and work-life balance.
  • Possibility of extension based on performance and organisational needs.

Application Process:

To apply, please submit your CV and a cover letter detailing your relevant experience and why you are interested in this role at NEF. Applications should be sent to [email protected] by Friday 9th August 2024.

The National Energy Foundation is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity and inclusion. We encourage applications from candidates of all backgrounds and experiences.

Join us in shaping a sustainable and healthier future! Apply today and be a part of a dynamic team dedicated to making a positive impact.