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Join the team. Become the LEEDS 2023 Corporate Partnerships Manager

Closing Date: 20th January 2022, 6pm
Interview Date: w/c 31st January 2022
Contract Type: Fixed term to December 2023
Hours: Full time
Salary: £40,000 per annum

2023 will be a transformational year like no other. 12 signature events and a multitude of creative experiences are happening all over our city. From dance to design, art to architecture, poetry to pop, sculpture to sport, grassroots community theatre to performances on our world-class stages, there’s something for everyone, no matter where you live or what you like.

We think culture is everywhere in this city and this is our time to shout about it. LEEDS 2023 will be an explosion of colour, noise and brilliance that will show the world in our city and our city to the world. We are now looking to build our team and are on the look-out for talented people who share our passion, enthusiasm, and commitment to delivering a year of extraordinary experiences.

What are we looking for?

Working as part of the Development Team, the Corporate Partnerships Manager will play an important role in driving forward and delivering our corporate fundraising strategy. The role will include prospects research, preparing corporate proposals, pitching and negotiating sponsorship, securing benefits as well as stewarding key stakeholders.

We’re looking for someone who can work with a diverse range of supporters and prospects and will occasionally be required to support across the Development Team portfolio (to include statutory funders, trusts and foundations and individual donors) to help secure targets.

How to apply

To register your interest, or find out more, please contact our recruitment partners Charity Horizons. Contact details below:
Charlie – 07799521685 /
Leanne – 07799465697 /

To apply please send a CV and covering letter to by 6pm on January 20th, 2022. Upon applying, please ensure that you have completed our equal opportunities monitoring form.

Job interviews will take place on the week commencing the 31st of January.

Please note: If you would like to submit an application or express your interest in an alternative format, such as audio or video upload, please contact either Charlie or Leanne who will be happy to advise on this.

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