British Equestrian - Strategic Lead – Relationship Manager

LocationStoneleigh, but with flexible working available
Hours of WorkFull time
Salary & BenefitsCompetitive
Closing Date13 Feb

Job Description

An exciting new opportunity has arisen to join the BEF as it implements its new framework aligned to Sport England's vision to transform lives and communities through sport and physical activity.

We are looking for an innovative, experienced and enthusiastic Relationship Manager to join our Participation team.

This will be a pivotal role in the organisation working with our Member Bodies and wider partners in the sector to grow equestrian sport. Reporting to the Head of Participation, the successful candidate will be instrumental in supporting the direction of participation across equestrianism, bringing together the sport's most influential stakeholders around a shared vision for developing the sport. 

Demonstrating excellent network-building and relationship management capabilities, you will be a skilled Manager with the ability to compellingly make the case for the role of equestrian in meeting some of society's biggest challenges, such as tackling inactivity and loneliness, as well as mental health and wellbeing. An excellent communicator, you will be creative in your approach and empathetic in your dealings with others. You will be confident in, and have demonstrable experience of, managing complex projects with multiple internal and external stakeholders. Above all, you should believe in the role of physical activity and sport can play in improving people's lives and have the ability to be able to influence people to share in that belief.




Interested applicants should complete the above application form and send it, together with an up to date CV, to Melissa Kinrade, HR Coordinator, British Equestrian Federation, Abbey Park, Stareton, Warwickshire, CV8 2RH or email by 12pm on 14 February 2022.

Interviews will be held in the week commencing 21 February 2022.

For further information about the role, please contact Mandana Mehran Pour on 07880 384913 or email

Interview DateInterviews will be held in the week commencing 21 February 2022.
Contact Mandana Mehran Pour
Phone07880 384913