Partnership Manager, England South


Lewes, Sussex
£30,750 pa

Paid • Full Time • Permanent

Reference: SUS2457

Sectors: sustainable transport

Closing date: Monday, 6th August 2018  

Sustrans is the charity making it easier for people to walk and cycle, by connecting people and places, creating liveable neighbourhoods, transforming the school run and delivering a happier, healthier commute. Take the next step on your Sustrans journey by joining our team in the South of England:

Partnership Manager, England South

(Ref SUS2457)

£30,750 per annum

37.5 hours per week – based in Lewes

This is a new and exciting opportunity to build funding partnerships in the area, to secure significant new income for Sustrans work in the south and to increase the charity’s influence on local decision makers through regional business development, sales and income generation activities.

Educated to degree level or equivalent, you will have achieved demonstrable success in achieving difficult targets in a competitive environment and have experience of partnership work within a community based or environmental setting. You will also have experience of working within an established project management framework, demonstrable experience of telephone and face-to-face partnership development techniques and of being responsible for budgets. You will have the ability to communicate authoritatively and persuasively, to develop creative ideas and to develop successful working relationships with others from a variety of backgrounds. You will also be IT literate, able to prioritise your own workload, work to deadlines and be committed to the promotion of sustainable transport.

Please visit our website and follow the instructions for our on-line application process. Alternatively, email or ring our recruitment line on 0117 915 0325. Please quote reference number. Closing date for the receipt of completed applications is 9am on Monday 6 August 2018. Interviews will take place in Bristol or Reading on Wednesday 22 August 2018.

Sustrans is committed to reducing inequality, valuing diversity and enabling inclusion. We welcome applications from people with the appropriate skills from all parts of the community.

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