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We seek highly skilled, adventurous professionals to join our team and help us explore new ways to expand the reaches of eye care in the developing world. As an organization that operates internationally, our work environment benefits from the skills and abilities of a wide range of cultural values and traditions. We promote principles of equal employment opportunity and advance a work environment free of discrimination.

Interested in the Flying Eye Hospital? Learn about our other positions here: Flying Eye Hospital Job Descriptions

Current job openings in the UK

We seek highly skilled, adventurous professionals to join our team and help us explore new ways to expand the reaches of eye care in the developing world. As an organization that operates internationally, our work environment benefits from the skills and abilities of a wide range of cultural values and traditions. We promote principles of equal employment opportunity and advance a work environment free of discrimination.

Interested in the Flying Eye Hospital? Learn about our other positions here: Flying Eye Hospital Job Descriptions

 

Corporate Partnerships Officer - 12 months

Orbis is an international sight-saving charity. Through innovative programmes and partnerships, Orbis creates long-term, lasting solutions to prevent and treat blindness worldwide. By training medical staff, strengthening in-country eye care services, expanding quality eye care provision and preventing eye conditions, Orbis is part of the solution.

Overall Purpose of the Job

Orbis EMEA seeks an intelligent, organised, and professional Corporate Partnerships Officer to deliver a high standard of account management to our donors, and a compelling approach to potential new supporters. We are looking for someone with relationship management experience, excited by the opportunity to work for this inspiring organisation who will relish the opportunity of managing our low to mid-level accounts and inspire them to grow their support.


You will be joining the organisation at an exciting time; Orbis’s Flying Eye Hospital will be in the UK in March 2017, eight years on from its last visit. The associated events will provide exceptional opportunities to develop Orbis’s corporate support and you will be closely engaged in the development and delivery of these events, as well as the follow up with supporters. You will manage this in parallel with the ongoing stewardship and development of new low – mid level accounts, with a specific focus on target sectors of ophthalmology and / or aviation. Developing propositions, products and communications plans you’ll drive the growth of your portfolio, working closely with the Head of Corporate Partnerships to play a significant role in the success of the team.

 

Contract: 12 months
Salary: £24,000-26,000 per annum 
Location London
Closing Date: 9am Monday 12th December
First Interviews: Thursday 15th December
Second Interviews: Tuesday 20th December

 

All applicants must have the legal right to live and work in the UK. Successful applicants will be subject to an enhanced DBS check.

Unfortunately, we won’t be able to reply to all applications, so if you haven’t heard from us by Wednesday 14th December, it means that your application has not been successful.

Application is via curriculum vitae and covering letter explaining why you see yourself suitable for the job, to Emma Bye, Business Support Manager, Orbis EMEA, 4th Floor, Fergusson House, 124 – 128 City Road, London, EC1V 2NJ or ebye@orbis.org.uk

We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from any suitably qualified persons, irrespective of any protected characteristic they may have.
No agencies please.

Our vision is of a world where no-one is denied the chance of an education, a job or their future by becoming needlessly blind or visually impaired.

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