NET Recruitment – Relationships Manager


We Are Recruiting

Relationships Manager

The National Emergencies Trust is currently looking to appoint a Relationships Manager to be in post as soon as possible from September onwards.


During the Covid-19 pandemic, NET has been working as a central coordinating and facilitating body, working closely with and using the capacity of existing organisations, to achieve its fundraising and grant making objectives.


We are seeking an experienced Relationships Manager to work closely with the Chief Operating Officer and the Head of Campaigns, identifying and nurturing key strategic partners, developing enduring relationships with an impactful output during emergencies that will benefit both the NET and the partner, ensuring equity and fairness across a wide spread of communities and bodies.


You will work with the senior team to draft and implement a strategic partner plans, understand donor / client companies’ needs and develop plans to integrate their funding strategy with NET’s own approach, while developing a pipeline of potential partners. You will also identify key staff in client companies to cultivate beneficial relationships and promote high-quality communication through stories of change as well as retain partners from one emergency to the next by engaging them with NET’s purpose in the long-term vision and plans.


We are looking for someone who has experience in similar role with substantial donor management experience. Strong project management skills will also be an asset as will the ability to build consensus among strategic stakeholders. It would be useful to have knowledge of customer relationship management (CRM) practices.


You will need to be able to demonstrate strong customer-oriented mindset as well as strong team-working skills and have a calm, methodical and mature approach in a fast-paced, high intensity, emergency response remote and flexible working situation.

Application Process

Please follow this link to complete the application information


Send your CV and supporting statement (one page) that addresses the person specification, states how you heard about this job opportunity and what attracted you to the role and working for National Emergencies Trust?

Send to with the subject line “Relationship Manager”


The deadline for applications is Friday, 28 August 2020


Interviews are likely to take place Tuesday, 01st and Wednesday, 02nd September via a Zoom call.


As part of our recruitment process any employment offer is subject to reference checks. Only applicants who have a legal right to work within the UK will be considered.

Our Commitment to Equality, Diversity and Inclusion

We encourage applications from all sections of the community. If you require the candidate brief or need to submit your application in an alternative format, because of a disability, please do get in touch. Many of our team work flexibly in many different ways. Please talk to us about the flexibility or support you need.