Partnerships Officer (fixed term contract)

  • Full time
  • £27,221 – £30,064
  • Blended working from home and in Edinburgh office
  • Closing 3rd October 2022

  • Advertised from 15th September 2022
  • Fixed term 9-month contract (maternity leave cover)


Our Partnerships Officer will play a key role in developing the free benefits and services that young people receive using their Young Scot National Entitlement Cards (Young Scot NEC), namely in-person and online discounts and our exciting Rewards opportunities.

What you’ll be doing from day-to-day

  • Negotiating local and national in-person and online discounts, and Rewards opportunities with partners.
  • Managing relationships with new and existing partners to maintain and enhance their offer to young people.
  • Creating digital information and social media content to promote in-person and online discounts and Rewards.
  • Working with colleagues to gather insight on young people’s needs and experiences and using this insight to develop services and measure impact.
  • Recording activity in Customer Relationship Management system.
  • Other relevant duties to support the Programme Development Manager.

A great candidate will have a mix of these skills and experiences:

  • Ability to influence, negotiate and generate new business and partnerships.
  • Excellent written and spoken communication skills.
  • Experience of managing relationships and developing partnerships.
  • Experience of developing proposals, reports, and presentations.
  • Good understanding of the commercial environment
  • Excellent organisation and time-management skills

Application notes

Closing date: Monday 3rd October 2022

(Online) Interview date: Wednesday 19th October 2022

To find out more and to apply, please visit our website.