Business Partnerships Manager

London (Greater) (GB)
30 Mar 2017
End of advertisement period
23 Apr 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

LSE is committed to building a diverse, equitable and truly inclusive university

LSE Advancement

Business Partnerships Manager

Salary from £43,173 to £49,986 pa inclusive with potential to progress to £56,205 pa inclusive

The London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE) is one of the world’s foremost social science universities, with an international intake and a global reach. Since its foundation in 1895, LSE has maintained high levels of scholarly achievement, as confirmed by the 2008 Research Assessment Exercise, which awarded LSE the highest percentage of world-leading research of any UK university.

LSE Advancement engages with key constituents such as alumni and friends, staff and students, organisations and the wider community to further the strategic aims of the School and to increase philanthropic income for agreed School priorities.

The post holder will work as a senior member of the Foundation and Business Partnerships team, developing collaborations between corporate partners and the School. The post-holder will promote LSE’s strengths to companies, develop long-term relationships, and proactively develop and negotiate funding opportunities. They will work closely with the academic community and professional services to develop a business engagement strategy.

The successful candidate will have experience in building and maintaining extensive networks and the ability to engage with internal and external stakeholders at different levels.

In addition to a good salary, the benefits that come with this job include; a defined benefits pension scheme, generous annual leave, excellent training and development opportunities and a location in the heart of London.

For further information about the post, please see the job description, the person specification and how to apply document.

To apply for this post, please go to If you have any queries about applying on the online system, or require an alternative format for the application, please e-mail:

The closing date for receipt of applications is Sunday 23rd April (23.59 UK time). Regrettably, we are unable to accept any late applications.

Interviews will be held on Thursday 4th May 2017.