Director of External Affairs

The Vice President of External Affairs will be responsible for managing and strengthening relationships with businesses and organizations in the Sprott, Carleton University, and Ottawa community. The successful candidate will be responsible of approaching potential partners and creating a corporate partnership package for the 2021 - 2022 academic year. The VP of External Affairs must be comfortable in approaching members in the Sprott, Carleton University, and Ottawa community. In addition, this person will have be the main representative for SMSA to coordinate activities and initiatives with fellow External executives in the Sprott and Carleton community. 

  • Maintaining strong relations with the Sprott, Carleton University, and Ottawa community

  • Reaching out to potential partners and panelists for the Sprott Marketing Conference

  • Reporting to Vice President of Operations on updates regarding updates in the community and potential partnerships

  • Collaborating with Vice President of Marketing, and Vice President of Operations t to create corporate partnership package 

  • Approaching organizations and businesses on partnership opportunities 

  • Organizing the logistical operations (Bus rentals, venues for events) for the organization

  • Work closely with the executive team to complete tasks as needed

  • Must be persistent and results oriented

  • Ability to react quickly to situations and work under tight deadlines

  • Strong communication, interpersonal, time management and organization skills

  • Active involvement with Sprott and Carleton student life

  • Previous sponsorship experience is considered an asset


5 hours per week