Position title
Sponsorship Manager
Role purpose

Overall management of various sponsorship within the client sponsorship portfolio

Minimum requirements

• 3-year Sports Management or Business Management Diploma/Degree or relevant qualification
• 5 – 6 years’ experience in the soccer and / sponsorship industry in South Africa either from a corporate sponsorship side or a sport agency side with 2 years should be on manager level (Essential).
• Management experience with soccer sponsorships with teams specifically, project management, people management of 3rd parties (agencies), events and activations.
• Experience in the Telecoms industry will be beneficial
• Experience with other sponsorships will be an advantage
• Experience in integration of digital in sponsorship will be an advantage

Key accountabilities

• Maintaining good relationship with all rights holders and key stakeholders
• Management of all contractual rights to ensure maximisation of rights, as well as rights delivery
• Maintaining good relationship with key agencies
• Attending key meetings with rights holders, key stakeholders and agencies.
• Management of external agencies in terms of delivery and execution of campaigns and leverage plans daily related to the portfolio
• Enabling and management of internal Vodacom stakeholders related to the portfolio
• Action various tasks related to requirements of the portfolio
• Attendance of various activations or game day or any other events related to the portfolio
• Risk management
• Reporting (various)
• Ensuring the objectives set-up for each sponsorship is met
• All sponsorship deliverables are met to the quality, standards required within the timeframes


• Working with People
• Presenting and Communicating Information
• Planning and Organising
• Working as part of a team
• Activations / eventing understanding
• Passion for soccer
• Following Instructions and Procedures
• Digital integration and understanding
• Project management
• Relating and Networking
• Deciding and Initiating Action
• Persuading and Influencing
• Achieving Personal Work Goals and Objectives
• Coping with Pressures and Setbacks
• Adhering to Principles and Values
• Working within a team environment

Position: Sponsorship Manager

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Up to R 450 per hour

Duration of employment
3 Months
Job Location
Gauteng: Midrand
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