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Partnerships Coordinator with WTA Tour, Inc. in St. Petersburg, FL

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Sponsorship Sales & Activation: Corporate Sponsorship Servicing - US
Job Title:           Coordinator, Partnerships
 Department: Partnerships

Summary:       
Based in St. Petersburg, FL. The Partnerships Coordinator will be responsible for supporting the Partnerships team.  Duties will include: research and ideation; developing creative concepts; collaborating on sales pitch/presentation materials; and support partner servicing. 

Reports to:      VP, Partnerships 
Supervisory Responsibilities:              N/A

Essential Duties and Responsibilities
  • Research and identify new prospects and potential sponsors’ businesses to understand their marketing objectives
  • Manage and provide appropriate research data for business development efforts
  • Support global sales team at client/agency meetings by managing pre-meeting activity, including pitch, presentations, and proposals
  • Identify current trends in the industry and incorporate these ideas and concepts into new and existing partnership proposals 
  • Help track day-to-day fulfillment of contractual benefits for current partners to optimize relationships 
  • Work with the Partnership team members to enhance current partnership activations, identify new net revenue opportunities, and provide additional value for the partnerships 
  • Assist in the partner renewal process by understanding current partner business objectives and KPIs to generate maximum ROI, ROO and results
  • Ability to interface with multiple WTA departments (i.e. marketing, communications, digital, etc.) and effectively provide integrated solutions for potential and existing partners
  • Manage WTA tournaments database: partners, attendance, audience, results and contacts
  • Other duties and responsibilities as assigned 

Desired skills and background:
  • Bachelor’s degree in sports management, business administration or related field.
  • Previous experience supporting partnership campaigns or in a creative marketing role in sports/entertainment is preferred
  • Strong experience in Powerpoint, Excel 
  • Excellent communication skills (written & presentation) 
  • Creative and innovative thinker  
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Ability to work as part of a team yet self-motivated and can work independently
  • Must be outstanding in ability to work in a fast-paced environment with multiple demands and priorities
  • High level of professionalism
  • Experience with creative software is a plus 
  • Uphold WTA Core Values: Be Progressive, Collaborative, Passionate, and show Integrity

These core values set the tone in everything we do, help us succeed on and off the court, make a difference in the community and create a premier, compelling global sport entertainment experience.  It is important that the person in the position commits themselves to these core values so that we can constantly move forward in the same direction – Together.

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