Partnerships and Promotions Manager


An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Partnerships and Promotions Manager to join Harbour Rugby.

Harbour Rugby was formed in 1985 and encompasses a geographical area that takes includes 12 rugby clubs and 18 secondary schools within the North Harbour region.  

Our Harbour Rugby QBE Mens and Womens teams play in their respective National Premier Competitions.

We have a talented team of performance and community staff who are passionate about what they do, work hard at getting better and buy into the "Harbour way".


The purpose of the role is to:

Manage HarbOUR Rugby's Partnership and Promotional strategy and performance. 

Accountable for growing and maximising HarbOUR Rugby's ability to provide genuine value through community and commercially-focused partnerships.

Overseeing the execution and promotion (including digital) of all partnerships.

This is a hands on role involving working with different stakeholder groups, from our various "Team Behind the Team" Partners who support of talent development programs, our important Community Partners who help sustain our community programs, and finally our "Made possible" Principle Partner QBE Insurance whose valued support make it all possible.

The successful applicant will have the ability to relate to people and innovate.  They will have a talent for prospecting for new partnerships and have a growth mindset mentality to their work.  We are looking for a strong relationship builder, who is connected in the Harbour region, and who has the ability to work on their own or part of an integrated community and performance focused team.

The preferred specifications is someone with a background in marketing (including digital) and communications, Corporate or Commercial Executive Services.  It is important to be a "details and execution focused" person with strong organisational and administrative skills.

Applications close Monday 27 November at 12pm.

If you have any questions please call David Gibson, General Manager.  Please email your application in confidence to (with salary expectations).

A full position description can be viewed here: Partnerships and Promotions Manager