Leicester City Football Club

Partnerships Executive

Leicester City Football Club

Location

Leicester

Role Type

Closing Date

Est. Start Date

Business

Jun 28, 2021

Role description

Based at King Power Stadium, the key duties of this role include ensuring that club partners contractual obligations are delivered in full within specified timelines.
About the role

The post holder will be responsible for effectively managing club inventory and working closely with the digital and social media teams.

They will also assist the Head of Partnerships with player appearance activity, research business data, interrogate customer data and provide relevant reports.

The role also involves proactively contacting and visiting existing clients.



Who we’re looking for

The ideal candidate will have previous experience in account management and sales, they will be a highly motivated individual and an excellent team player.

They will have good communication skills with a proven record of achievement and the ability to make a mark within a leading organisation for future growth.

They will be ambitious and will be driven by providing a great customer service experience.



About the Club

Knowing some of the history of Leicester City Football Club helps you appreciate the sense of community, spirit and family for which the Foxes are renowned for.

Formed in 1884, the Club has been in the Premier League since 2014 when the Foxes were promoted as Championship winners. In 2016, Leicester City became Premier League champions. This remarkable achievement qualified them for the UEFA Champions League for the first time in the Club’s history, and the Foxes went on to reach the quarter finals of the competition.

Under the stewardship of King Power and the Club’s CEO Susan Whelan, Leicester City Football Club is deeply committed to the local community and its supporters and continually strives to ensure that every point of engagement with fans is truly world class including the experience on matchdays. Meanwhile, investment in the Club continues, with the recent opening of a new state-of-the-art Training Ground in north Leicestershire.

Ultimately, the Club’s vision is as exciting as it is simple: we believe that together, it’s possible. We value and respect individual difference and recognise that the diversity of our staff contributes to our success off the pitch. Our inclusive culture and approach is supported by our Stonewall Diversity Champions partnership, our Time to Change pledge and our status as a Disability Confident employer.



Benefits package

Leicester City Football Club offers a competitive salary and pension scheme with life assurance to all its permanent employees. Employees are able to benefit from free onsite parking as well as an onsite subsidised staff restaurant. Employees also benefit from up to 33 days’ annual leave including bank holidays.



Contract Type – Permanent
Hours Per Week – 37.5 hours per week including matchdays



Leicester City Football Club is an equal opportunities employer and we positively welcome applications from all candidates regardless of age, disability, gender identity or expression, marriage and civil partnership, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion or belief, sex and sexual orientation.

Leicester City Football Club is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment. As such, you may be subject to a satisfactory enhanced disclosure via the Disclosure & Barring Service and prior to taking up any role.

Suitable candidates will be interviewed as and when they apply, the role will be shut down as soon as a suitable candidate has been sourced.






Closing Date – 29 June, 2021