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Licensing Manager - Global Entertainment Company

Job Title: Licensing Manager - Global Entertainment Company
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London, London
Industry:
Salary: £competitive
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH53009
Contact Name: Cal O'Neill
Contact Email: cal.oneill@handle.co.uk
Job Published: May 27, 2016 16:22

Job Description

This Global Entertainment Company with a portfolio of some of the world's best loved kid's brands is looking for a Licensing Manager to lead the hardlines category.

Working across the full portfolio of brands, key responsibilities include:

  • Category management of a wide range of categories including Toys, Gaming, Health & Beauty, Publishing and Stationary
  • Working closely with the Head of Licensing to develop long-term growth strategy for the hardlines category
  • Managing 1 direct report, providing clear direction and objectives
  • Working closely with the Product Development team and licensees ensuring product ranges are continually refreshed
  • Managing all hardline deals through to completion
  • Regular attendance of trade shows and industry functions

Coming from a Product Licensing background for a Children's Brand, the ideal candidate will have demonstrable success in developing and building licensing models for multiple categories. You will be commercially astute, possess excellent negotiation and communication skills with a proven track record of achieving targets and delivering growth.

PLEASE NOTE: Due to the high volume of applications we receive we are unable to respond to everyone. If you have not heard from us within 5 working days of sending your CV then unfortunately you have not been shortlisted for the position you have applied for.