Appointments: Commercial Manager

18
Dec
2018

Do you want to help deliver a bold new vision for UK motorsport?

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Commercial Manager to join the national governing body, Motorsport UK. Motorsport UK represents over 45,000 competitors and volunteers and over 720 clubs at the heart of motorsport. Now, under the leadership of the Chairman David Richards CBE, we are investing in an exciting period of change to drive growth and create a sustainable future for motorsport in the UK.

Reporting to the Commercial Director, the Commercial Manager’s primary remit is to offer support in securing third-party partnership revenues across a range of marketing assets and rights.

Motorsport UK has a range of rights across a range of wholly-owned properties;

Wales Rally GB, the UK round of the World Rally Championship
British Rally Championship, the premier domestic UK rally series
British Kart Championship, the pinnacle of grassroots motorsport in the UK
Corporate Partnerships, leveraging a range of marketing assets across Motorsport UK’s 45k members, a further 720 motor clubs with 100,000+ local members and the wider UK motorsport community

The ideal candidate will be highly adept with a wide range of project tools from Microsoft suite, Adobe products, Sharepoint, OneDrive Google Drive, Dropbox etc. They will have some experience both of working within an agency and client side with a commercial rightsholder. A qualification in marketing, sales or other relevant degree is desirable, although greater credibility will be applied to a demonstrable minimum five year track record of success in a similar role.

An understanding and appreciation of motorsport on many different levels would be a distinct advantage, with a occasional weekend work at UK motorsport events.

Please apply to hr@motorsportuk.org enclosing a copy of your CV and contact details. A copy of the full job specification is available at www.motorsportuk.org/resource-centre/appointments.

Motorsport UK is an equal opportunities organisation which welcomes applications from all sections of the community.

No agencies please.

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