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Beat Bullying

Beat Bullying

Beat Bullying

BeatBullying is a charity that transforms the lives of vulnerable young people by inspiring social action. We aim to tackle a range of social problems through online networks of peer-to-peer suppor...


London, United Kingdom

10 May 2013

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Head of Partnerships

Lead the partnership build and management of corporate, charity and community partners for our European expansion.

London, United Kingdom

Applicants are required to hold the relevant Visas/Work Permits

Mid Level
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The Role

As The BB Group Head of Partnerships it is expected that you:

  • Coordinate and manage the Big March budget, with monthly re-forecasting, to achieve and exceed a target of £200,000 in sponsorship for the campaign. 
  • Build a strong and positive relationship with a target of 110 confirmed partners for the 2014 Big March, 
  • Work with our European partners and internal teams to maximise income and the facilitation of personal introductions and networking opportunities to achieve the Big March targets. 
  • Coordinate and manage the Anti-Bullying Week wristbands budget, with monthly re-forecasting, to achieve a target of the sale of 400,000 wristbands and raise £200,000.
  • Work with our European partners and internal teams to maximise income and the facilitation of personal introductions and networking opportunities to achieve the Anti-Bullying Week targets. 
  • Work with the Director of Fundraising and appropriate Heads to implement and achieve the Big March and Anti-Bullying Week campaigns.
  • Identify, organise and manage the running of strategic fundraising and networking events to strengthen stakeholder relationships and increase income.
  • Provide an effective and coherent voice for the charity and promote our research, reports, surveys and other campaigning and marketing messages across all forms of communication.
  • Work closely with appropriate internal teams to develop appropriate resources and messaging, to identify and manage an up-to-date database of key partners and ensure seamless communications and appropriate internal and external recognition.
  • Recruit and manage all subsequent partnership office staff, freelancers and interns.


  • To manage the day-to-day implementation of the Big March and Anti-Bullying Week campaign partnership plan
  • To write and coordinate the production of relevant promotional materials
  • To coordinate implementation of the Big March and Anti-Bullying Week strategy ensuring cross-departmental understanding and cooperation
  • To recruit and work closely with individual and corporate stakeholders to tailor the fundraising ask and personalise reward and recognition opportunities.
  • To maximise positive impact of the Big March and Anti-Bullying Week, working closely with the Head of Communications and the Senior Management Team to ensure this
  • To make and maintain good relations with all key stakeholders through multi-dimensional campaigns, engaging individuals in all aspects of our work
  • To efficiently log and handle all campaign partnership relationships
  • To prepare, manage and monitor campaign income and expenditure
  • To advise the Senior Management Team on implementation of campaign strategies, providing support and coaching as necessary
  • Develop effective monitoring and evaluation systems, and provide monthly reports for SMT.

Person specification 

Essential experience and abilities:

  • Strong record of achieving and exceeding challenging sales and income targets
  • Proven significant experience working at a senior level in a Fundraising role in a corporate, voluntary or charitable organisation
  • Proven experience successfully managing corporate fundraising relationships
  • Experience of writing and managing budgets and implementing contingency plans where necessary
  • Extensive experience of taking complex and challenging concepts and making them relevant to a variety of different audiences using a broad range of tactics
  • Creative and able to come up with innovative and engaging ideas to approach and establish relationships with donors and companies
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills, with an eye for detail.
  • A confident and enthusiastic presenter and networker, able to engage and inspire a wide range of stakeholders and quickly develop strong, trust-based relationships
  • An excellent project manager with the ability to work under pressure, plan and prioritise and juggle a variety of projects while meeting deadlines
  • Ability to lead and direct a team but also work as a team player on other projects
  • Strong strategic thinker with the ability to identify synergies and opportunities across a broad portfolio of work
  • Passion for fundraising and desire to inspire those around you to act for social good
  • Ability to demonstrate at a high standard the use of digital/social media 
  • Accepts and demonstrates accountability for the performance in their own area 
  • Exceptional in their ability to support colleagues at all levels, yet challenge when necessary
  • Excellent judgement and the ability to assess risk
  • Experience of working with beneficiaries and other stakeholders to strengthen donors connection to the beneficiaries of their gift
  • Line management experience
  • Can demonstrate a commitment to The BB Group’s aims and values  and a genuine belief in the good social action can do 

Desirable skills/experience:

  • Experience of event management 
  • Knowledge of the charity sector, and children’s charities in particular
  • Experience of working with the Palace

Personal qualities:

  • Commitment to We’re Altogether Betters’  vision, values and mission 
  • Personal integrity and credibility
  • Commitment to self-development
  • Team player 
  • Tact 
  • Responsiveness 
  • Realism
  • Accountability
  • Honesty 
  • Enthusiasm
  • Positivity 
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