Sponsorship Committee

PURPOSE

To secure sponsorship for the MBAA key events, through forming and maintaining relationships with Alberta business community. The committee aims to attain this goal while ensuring efficiency of operations and facilitating the flow of information between the Sponsorship Committee and the relevant committee or club for each event.

TASKS

  • Form and maintain relationships with sponsors throughout the year.
  • Raise sponsorship dollars for key MBA events.
  • Create sponsorship packages for prospective and existing sponsors before the school year commencing.
  • To assist in co-ordination of sponsorship activities for the MBAA clubs and committees.

CHAIR RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Champion the Alberta School of Business brand.
  • Organise the committee and prepare sponsorship outreach strategies with VP External.
  • Organise committee meetings.
  • Facilitate collaboration between the sponsorship committee and the MBAA Clubs and Committees.
  • Collaborate with the VP External to set sponsorship goals.

MEMBER RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Create and maintain sponsorship calendar.
  • Maintain sponsorship contact list.
  • Liaise with other MBA committees and clubs to learn their sponsorship needs.
  • Attend meetings.
  • Provide recommendations.

SELECTION AND MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS

Chair

  • Chair should be a current student of the MBA program (full time, part time or fast track).
  • Chair should be persistent, determined and sociable.
  • Chair should have excellent communication and organizational skills.
  • Be willing to work to establish/maintain relationships with business community.
  • Should be available over spring/summer as needed.
  • Previous involvement in other group organizations is an asset.
  • Will be selected by the VP External.

Member

  • Members should be current students of the MBA program (Full time, Part time or Fast track).
  • Members should have excellent communication and organizational skills.
  • Previous involvement with procuring sponsorship is an asset.
  • Be willing to work to establish/maintain relationships with business community.
  • Should be available over spring/summer as needed.
  • Members will be selected by the Sponsorship Committee Chair.

MEETING ARRANGEMENTS

  • The committee will meet once a month on average and according to the committee needs.
  • Meetings will be conducted at a place determined between the chair and members.
  • The chair is responsible for the agenda of the meetings.
  • Meetings will be conducted on a formal basis and minutes shall be recorded.

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