The Roald Dahl Story Company Ltd manages the stories of Roald Dahl, across a number of channels including book, theatre, movies, TV marketing, brand partnerships and merchandise.
Salary: Dependent on experience
Contract: Maternity Cover
Working hours: Monday to Friday, 9.30 to 18.00
Start date: ASAP
Location: Marylebone, London
Closing date: Ongoing, we will close the advert once the role has been filled
Our Senior Partnerships Manager is dedicated to proactively developing a pipeline of long term, strategic and high value corporate partnerships, which drive income and brand awareness for the Roald Dahl brand, in line with the wider business strategy.
This role is perfect for a passionate Roald Dahl fan who understands the power of brand and takes great satisfaction in matching suitable partners to collaborate with and deliver best in class campaigns. This is a Maternity Cover contract.
What you'll do
What you'll bring
Why join us?
We really care for our team – from instructor led weekly exercise classes to rolling out flexi-time and hybrid working to further encourage a positive work/life balance for all. We’ve also put a lot of thought into creating the perfect office environment and culture for everyone to enjoy, including a kitchen stocked with an assortment of refreshments, and an on-site shower complete with towels and toiletries.
The Senior Partnerships Manager (Maternity Cover) will also benefit from our workplace pension scheme, 28 days’ holiday plus bank holidays (pro-rated accordingly) and company social events.
The Roald Dahl Story Company (RDSC) protects and grows the cultural value of Roald Dahl stories, with its unique breadth of characters and worlds. With 300 million books sold and 1 new book sold every 2.6 seconds, Roald Dahl stories continue to grow in popularity globally, attracting new audiences with innovative new developments in book, entertainment and beyond.
The last few years have been a period of rapid growth with recent successes including a licensing collaboration with M&S, the 10-year anniversary of Matilda The Musical in the West End, plus a slate of new movies including a Wonka prequel and the film adaptation of Matilda The Musical. Acquired by Netflix in October 2021, RDSC is poised to extend its portfolio with a Roald Dahl animated universe, immersive experience, new publishing, more West End & Broadway hits, and a global brand presence in licensing and partnerships. This is an exciting time for you to be joining our team!
Please send your CV and covering letter summarising why you are interested in this role and how you meet the requirements within the person specification to our HR team at email@example.com at your earliest convenience.
The Roald Dahl Story Company is committed to equality of opportunity for all employees. Applications from individuals are encouraged regardless of sex, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, transgender status, religion or belief, marital status, or pregnancy and maternity.
We kindly ask for applicants to complete our equal opportunities monitoring questionnaire as part of their application.
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