Job Vacancy – Business Development Manager

Want to work for Guiseley AFC?

We are looking to recruit a Business Development Manager to lead on the management, development and delivery of our commercial and marketing department.

This is a brand new role as the club enter an exciting phase of our development, the ideal candidate would be experienced, forward thinking and have three years commercial/marketing experience in a senior role in a private or public sector organisation.

The Duties and Responsibilities of the role include:

· Maximizing all commercial and revenue streams

· Marketing the Club efficiently and effectively both locally and nationally

· Communicating effectively with all relevant shareholders

Commercial

· The key responsibilities are attracting investment in the club by way of sponsorship and other general fundraising activities.

· Including Shirt, ground and website advertising, programme advertisements and match sponsorships.

· The successful applicant will also boost income with current advertisers, as well as secure new business.

· Liaise with development Committee, programme committee and other club volunteers to maximise all revenue streams

· Manage and promote effective merchandising strategy

· Increase and Maximise profit from merchandising activities

Marketing

· Producing marketing & promotion content and implement it in a planned manner to reach different supporters and potential supporters.

· Develop sound relationships with Supporters, shareholders, and the wider community in order to gain mutual benefits.

· Exploit social media and website to market the Club

· Ensure the Football Club through the directors, management and players are active in the community through schools, youth clubs and community groups

· Help establish effective and efficient relationships with Junior football community and local Clubs

· Plan & review marketing activities, results and effectiveness.

A competitive salary and bonus scheme comes with the job.

To apply please email: marketing@guiseleyafc.co.uk before 12pm on Friday 28th July 2017.

For the full job specification and more information please click here.