Corporate Relations Committee | Account Manager

3 positions 

Job Purpose:

The Account Manager(s) of the Corporate Relations Committee (CRC) will proactively seek external sponsorship on behalf of the TRSS. A manager must maintain communication with the Vice President of Corporate Relations and act on behalf of the TRSS as a professional member of the organization. They are responsible for the pursuit of both monetary and non-monetary sponsorship for the TRSS.

Duties:

  • Creating and maintaining partnerships and relationships with all internal and external sponsors
  • Accurately reporting, tracking, and creating metrics on all sponsorship (monetary, in-kind, and other) pursued and/or received on behalf of the TRSS
  • Assist in completing partnership reports once a month (or as needed) with Vice President of Corporate
  • Attend weekly/bi-weekly Corporate Relations Committee meetings
  • Assist VP Corporate Relations to determine funding for student groups and individuals; events and initiatives
  • Answering student group and/or sponsor e-mails weekly in regards to sponsorship
  • Communicating with the Communication Manager weekly in regards to progress

Minimum Time Commitment: 5 hours per week

Skills/Qualifications:

  • Excellent time management skills and ability to met deadlines
  • Ability to think and react quickly
  • Excellent leadership qualities and interpersonal skills
  • An understanding of TRSM student groups as well as Ryerson as a whole
  • Great management, networking, and negotiation skills
  • Ability to handle rejection and work towards a common goal

* Prior Student Group involvement is an asset.