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Corporate Partnerships Leader

Clean Energy Council

Closing date 21 August 2022

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Employment Type

Full Time

Seniority Level



About us

The Clean Energy Council’s purpose is to establish the foundation and build momentum for Australia to become a global clean energy superpower and to accelerate the transition to a clean energy future.

As the peak body for the clean energy industry in Australia we represent our members and work with Australia's leading renewable energy and energy storage businesses, as well as rooftop solar installers, to further the development of clean energy in Australia.

Our values

At the Clean Energy Council, it is important we live our values of Integrity, Collaboration, Leadership, People Focused and Service Excellence every day in the way we work.

About the role

The Corporate Partnerships Lead is accountable for identifying, building, and maintaining relationships with our commercial business partners and exhibitors.

Key responsibilities include

  • Identifying new business prospects, creating compelling business proposals and pitches, and developing partnership opportunities through enhanced partnership experiences.
  • Developing and tailoring proposals to the needs of existing or new partners and exhibitors and identifying and developing further business opportunities or partnership arrangements.
  • Forecasting revenue growth and ensuring partners and/or exhibitors needs are managed internally in the CEC and that partners and exhibitors are accurately invoiced.
  • Ensuring partnership and exhibitor engagements are sustained long-term through the provision of outstanding service, follow-ups and exceptional account management that leads to the retention and renewal of accounts.
  • Identifying opportunities to deliver additional innovative partnership or exhibitor business solutions that meet the needs of partners or exhibitors and that increase our share of the potential revenues purse.
  • Ensuring the marketing or other content provided by partners and/or exhibitors’ is current and accurate and that all the agreed upon contractual benefits have been delivered within the contractual deadlines.

About You

You will have previous experience in managing corporate partnerships or in a commercial/sales client-facing role. In addition, you must have:

  • An ability to build successful relationships.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • High attention to detail, organisational skills, ability to problem solve, and to prioritise multiple and competing priorities to meet deadlines.
  • The ability to work flexible hours, travel, and to work autonomously.


  • Proficiency using systems including Salesforce, EventsAir, events planning programs, or similar.
  • Relevant tertiary qualifications in marketing or business management


  • Inclusive, welcoming team environment
  • Contribute to a clean energy future
  • Paid parental leave
  • Five additional paid days off pa
  • Access to Employee Assistance Program
  • Opportunities for professional development

Diversity and inclusion

The Clean Energy Council is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, colour, sex, age, religion, national origin, disability, marital status, personal appearance, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, family responsibilities, genetic information, or political affiliation.

The Clean Energy Council respectfully acknowledges Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people as the Traditional Custodians of the lands and waters on which we work and live. Sovereignty has never been ceded. We acknowledge Elders, past and present, and their continuing culture and connection to Country.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples are welcomed and encouraged to apply for all advertised positions.

Join a team of diverse individuals united by a common purpose! 

Applications, should include a cover letter and CV and will be reviewed progressively, closing on 21 August 2022 11:59pm.

All potential candidates must have a suitable working visa in Australia in order to apply.