We are looking for a Community Partner Project Manager who will support in delivering best-in-class project management on behalf of adidas, our lead partner for our long-term, community-based programme No More Red.
The No More Red campaign, is an initiative first launched in January 2022 to support the long-standing work being done by Arsenal in the Community to help keep young people safe from knife crime and youth violence.
Both ourselves and adidas remain steadfast in our long-term commitment to create safe spaces for young people to play sport in the capital, provide better access to trusted role models, and shine a light on talented individuals who are making a positive difference in their community.
To read more about Arsenal in the Community and No More Red please follow these links.
Who We Are
We are one of the most famous clubs in world football, with a rich heritage and history of success – read more about our history, here.
Beyond that, we are passionate about our local community and, behind the scenes, we have a wide variety of opportunities and career paths for all. We have a very defined purpose: to act for a winning team, culture and community. We achieve this by ensuring we are courageous in the pursuit of progress, we champion our community and each other, and that we do the right thing (even when no one is looking).
Responsible for the day-to-day management and delivery of our No More Red campaign in partnership with adidas.
Provide an exceptional level of service to adidas, building an in-depth knowledge of their business and Arsenal in the Community to drive mutually beneficial activation programmes.
Develop great relationships with adidas to increase and improve the depth of our relationship.
Manage the No More Red microsite on Arsenal.com, working with key stakeholders to ensure the site is kept up to date and informative.
Be proactive and enhance our No More Red campaign to achieve its objectives and further benefit our local communities.
Oversee all associated No More Red events, ensuring they are delivered successfully.
What We Are Looking For
Experience of providing first-class project management in a professional environment.
Experience of working closely with brands and/or charities.
Good understanding of brand marketing and experience of managing/implementing campaigns across traditional and new media channels.
Experience in building and presenting activation ideas to different stakeholders.
Excellent stakeholder management and communication skills with the ability to build relationships with people at all levels.
Experience of working with the community sector with an understanding and appreciation of social issues.
The ability to recognise sensitive situations and act in a manner appropriate to the environment. For example, working with charities and families linked to victims of youth violence.
Why choose us
At Arsenal, we want everyone to feel a sense of trust and belonging, so we are proud of both our club values and also what we offer to our employees. As one of our Gunners, you will receive:
An exciting reward and recognition scheme
Generous holiday allowance which increases with your length of service
Great internal learning and development programmes
A flexible hybrid working model
Discounted Arsenal season tickets
A competitive health and wellbeing benefits package
A leading Employee Assistance Programme
Great discounts with some of our Partners
Arsenal for Everyone
Arsenal for Everyone is our commitment to promoting and embracing equality, diversity and inclusion, so that everyone connected to the club feels like they belong to the same Arsenal family. We believe that diversity of background, skills and experience drives our success on and off the pitch.
Disability Confident Leader
We are a Disability Confident Leader. We actively welcome applications from people with disabilities and long-term health conditions. If you need disability-related adjustments to the recruitment process, please indicate this in your application.
If you are likely to meet the definition of being a ‘disabled person’ according to the Equality Act 2010, we will offer you an interview if you meet the minimum criteria for a role. Please choose the option of a guaranteed interview on your application form. The information you share with us about your health or disability will not be used in recruitment decisions.