SC Waterloo is a professional club established in 2011 which owns franchised territory rights for the entire tri-city area of Kitchener- Waterloo, Cambridge and Guelph. The primary goal is to establish and follow a structured youth development model, thus connecting the youth to professional quality training and elevating the standards of live soccer in Canada. SC Waterloo is an official member of the CSL- Canadian Soccer Leauge and all progress is measured through the inter-academy league hosted by the Canadian Academy of Futbol (CAF).
We are currently looking for a dynamic and determined individual to fill the position of Marketing and Sponsorship Coordinator:
Specific Functions and Responsibilities of the Sponsorship Coordinator
Work with the Business Development Manager to:
i. Ensure that sponsorship is generated to cover the SC Waterloo expenses
ii. Coordinate the fundraising activities such that the sponsors hear a consistent SC Waterloo message and the same sponsors are not approached repeatedly;
iii. Develop and maintain a database recording all fundraising activities.
iv. Ensure sponsors are appropriately recognized and thanked for their contributions. Work with SC Waterloo to develop guidelines for sponsorship recognition
Provide updates on the status of fundraising to the Business Development Manager every week.
The Sponsorship Coordinator reports to the Business Development Manager. Requires working closely with the Business Development Manager and Marketing Manager.
Knowledge and Abilities
➢ Strong organizational skills
➢ Strong written skills
➢ Proven communication skills
➢ Previous fundraising experience would be beneficial
To Succeed, You will have:
2+ years experience in a similar role
Extremely organized, collaborative team player with a positive "can do" attitude
Exceptional communicator, strong attention to detail - tech and social network savvy
Highly developed presentation skills; comfortable presenting to varied audiences including Sr. Leadership
Ability to problem solve in real-time and adapt quickly to changing parameters or issues
Proficiency with MS Office Suite
Competitive pay and excellent commission based income, monthly sales incentives and the ability to advance within the company.