Partnerships Manager - SU Network

  • Job Reference: 00000295-1
  • Date Posted: 27 October 2023
  • Employer: Kent Union
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  • Location: Canterbury, Kent
  • Remote Working: Some remote working possible
  • Salary: £28,000
  • Bonus/Benefits: Performance related bonus
  • Sector: Campaigns, Marketing & Communications
  • Job Type: Full time

Job Description

Partnerships Manager – SU Network

Annual Salary £28k + Performance Related Bonus

35 hours per week

34 days’ annual leave

Thank you for your interest in the position of Partnerships Manager – SU Network at Kent Union Training Ltd (KUTL) and considering us as your new employer. KUTL is the commercial arm of Kent Union. We are a vibrant, student-led organisation with a bright future ahead of us. After challenging few years, we are going from strength to strength with a renewed focus and energy to amplify the voice of our members and ensure they have a fantastic student experience.

Our driving force is our new strategy, which sets out our priorities over the next four years. Students are the reason Kent Union exists.  We are there through their university journey. Our amazing staff and volunteers work towards improving their experience and you will be joining a talented and committed team.

Information about the post

The role of Partnerships Manager is for SU Network, part of the wide range of sector leading services within KUTL, which includes catering, licensed trade, business development, retail and the nursery. With an annual combined turnover of £9 million, these make a huge impact upon the student experience.

As the Partnerships Manager you will manage the partnerships with key brands, businesses and media partners across SU Network’s portfolio of students’ unions, manage and oversee experiential advertising campaigns and brand activations for clients across multiple universities; manage and facilitate digital advertising campaigns across multiple universities, including website, social media and digital screen ads; manage and coordinate stallholders and exhibitor bookings at promotional events and initiate, develop, monitor and manage partnerships across multiple accounts, working towards income targets at each of these.

Kent Union is committed to the principles of equality of opportunity and we have recently introduced a BAME guaranteed interview scheme, full details of which can be found in the Recruitment Pack.

For a full recruitment pack and details about how to apply, please visit our website at  We will require a CV and covering letter along with a completed Equality & Diversity Monitoring Form by the closing date of Sunday 26 November (11 pm).

Closing Date: Sunday 10 December 2023 (12 noon)

Interview Date: TBC