Sponsorship & Events Manager/UKHC

Job description

The Sponsorship and Events Manager will oversee the day-to-day implementation of UK HealthCare's special event and community engagement strategies and tactics to reinforce the strategic marketing needs of UK HealthCare. This includes: planning and managing details; working with key partners to ensure messaging is on target; managing all aspects of the event planning process; attending networking functions in the community.

Job Title
Sponsorship & Events Manager/UKHC

Requisition Number

Working Title
Sponsorship & Events Manager

Department Name
H3995:EVPHA Marketing

Work Location
Lexington, KY

Grade Level

Salary Range

Type of Position

Position Time Status

Required Education


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Required Related Experience

3 yrs

Required License/ Registration/Certification


Physical Requirements

Requires handling of average-weight objects up to 25 pounds and standing/walking for extended periods of time.


Primarily Monday-Friday 8AM-5PM with occasional nights and weekends per departmental needs.


Strong project and event management skills with oversight abilities of vendors and key contractual elements. Also, strong interpersonal and relationship management skills, time management, fiscal/budget management, collaboration and teamwork across departments and channels.

Does this position have supervisory responsibilities?

Preferred Education/Experience

Experience in marketing, event management and/or community sponsorship activation.

Deadline to Apply

University Community of Inclusion

The University of Kentucky is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. We strive to foster a community where people of all backgrounds, identities, and perspectives can feel secure and welcome. We also value the well-being of each of our employees and are dedicated to creating a healthy place to work, learn and live. In the interest of maintaining a safe and healthy environment for our students, employees, patients and visitors the University of Kentucky is a Tobacco & Drug Free campus.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we strongly encourage veterans, individuals with disabilities, women, and all minorities to consider our employment opportunities.

Any candidate offered a position may be required to pass pre-employment screenings as mandated by University of Kentucky Human Resources. These screenings may include a national background check and/or drug screen.

Posting Specific Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Please describe your experience planning community or other special events.

    (Open Ended Question)

  2. * Please describe your experience managing sponsorship or similar community engagement programs.

    (Open Ended Question)

  3. * University of Kentucky HealthCare recognizes a set of values that guide us in our daily interactions. By applying for a position within UK Healthcare, you are indicating your commitment and expressing your agreement to our five values. These values are diversity, innovation, respect, compassion, and teamwork. Please choose one of the UK Healthcare values and give a specific example when you exhibited this quality in your professional experience.

    (Open Ended Question)

  4. * Where did you first see this position advertised other than on UK's online employment system?
    • InsideHigherEd.com
    • HigherEdJobs.com
    • Diverseeducation.com (Diverse Issues in Higher Education)
    • HERCjobs.org (Higher Education Recruitment Consortium)
    • InsightIntoDiversity.com
    • Latinosinhighered.com
    • HospitalCareers.com
    • Indeed.com
    • LinkedIn.com
    • Institute for Diversity in Health Management
    • A Colleague, Friend and/or Family Member
    • None of the Above

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter
Optional Documents





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    Job No:
    Posted: 12/22/2018
    Application Due: 1/17/2019
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