Partnerships Associate (UAE National)

Overview

We are looking for someone to assist our Strategy and Partnership team in establishing and maintaining relationships with strategic partners both locally and internationally that enable Sheraa to serve its mandate. If you enjoy working in a fast-paced and fun environment, apply now to become part of our growing team!

Main responsibilities:

• Develop and maintain strong relationships with prospective and current funders, partners, and civic leaders in the community
• Develop fundraising strategy by reviewing & drafting grant/sponsorship proposals for prospective partners
• Participate in local and international exhibitions to form strategic partnerships
• Assist in Project management: mainly expansion of Sheraa (new hubs)
• Create bi-annual reports for founding partners
• Connect the startup community with the corporate world and gov entities from the Sheraa network

Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s in Business from accredited University is preferred
  • 2 to 3 years of experience, preferably in a startup advisory
  • Must be proficient in English and professional Arabic (writing & speaking)
  • Most importantly, passionate about entrepreneurship & making things happen!

Send your CV & cover letter explaining why you fit the role to careers@sheraa.ae