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Senior Talent Agent - Entertainment

Job Title: Senior Talent Agent - Entertainment
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London
Industry:
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH58012_1491299412
Contact Name: Lauren Ions
Contact Email: lauren.ions@handle.co.uk
Job Published: April 04, 2017 10:50

Job Description

SENIOR TALENT AGENT - ENTERTAINMENT

£40-45,000 - London

Are you an experienced Talent Agent within the Entertainment, Sport or Fashion industry? Are you looking to join one of the county's leading and most respected talent management agencies and forge a long term successful career? Then this is the position for you.

Responsibilities:

  • Excellent industry relationships within the broadcast industry
  • Proven knowledge and understanding of broadcasting and commercial contracts
  • Must have relevant industry awareness and a black book of key contacts
  • Ability to source, negotiate and implement brand endorsement campaigns
  • A likeable and personable team player with drive, enthusiasm and tenacity
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to meet deadlines and company targets
  • Discretion and confidentiality essential
  • Work as part of a team to manage the strategic careers of talent
  • Identify and create potential new partnerships
  • Ensure a robust pipeline of opportunities are coming into the business
  • Meet potential clients by growing, maintaining, and leveraging your network
  • Identify potential brand partners and the decision makers within organisations, internally and externally
  • Research and build relationships with new brands
  • Set up meetings between decision makers and company's practice leaders/principals
  • Plan approaches and pitches
  • Create solid presentations

Key Skills:

  • Excellent organisational ability
  • Strong communicator and relationship builder with great people skills
  • Team player - content working within a buzzy, hands-on office
  • Self-motivated with the ability to work autonomously
  • Sales and target driven
  • High quality written skills and strong spelling and grammar
  • Ability to multi task and prioritise; excellent time management
  • Strong work ethic
  • Tenacity
  • Interest in and knowledge of broadcast
  • Discretion and confidentiality essential

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a well-bonded, friendly team who love to work hard and achieve results. They are looking for someone with a can-do attitude and the ability to take on whatever is thrown at you. If you've got what it takes, apply now.

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.

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.