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Licensing Executive / Coordinator

Job Title: Licensing Executive / Coordinator
Contract Type: Contract
Location: London, England
Industry:
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Duration: 1 year
REF: 1583_1516970687
Contact Name: Joanna Nathan
Contact Email: joanna@trprecruitment.com
Job Published: 11 months ago

Job Description

This is a fantastic opportunity to gain experience in a successful and global branded apparel, footwear and fashion accessories company and would be an ideal first step into the licensing industry.

**THIS IS A 12 MONTH MATERNITY CONTRACT WITH A VIEW TO GOING PERMANENT**


Main Responsibilities Will Include:

  • The Licensing Coordinator/Executive will be involved in the day to day licensing activities within the department.
  • Supporting the VP Licensing on general administrative tasks.
  • Helping the growth of the business by researching and identifying new business opportunities.
  • You will be in direct contact with senior management as well as external partners/associates.
  • Record licensor meeting minutes, to be shared with senior management & other territory license managers.
  • Assist the VP Licensing with strategic planning and support on key account management.
  • Update the weekly newsletter which will be distributed to staff across Europe
  • Research and partake in market analysis in order to update key partners on; licensing collaborations, industry events, new ranges, franchise projects, trends and campaigns.
  • Assist the team with general administrative tasks such as booking travel, organising expenses, organising meetings and liaising with administrators across Europe.
  • Maintain a close relationship with the VP Licensing - providing regular updates and attending meetings.
  • Provide license information and updates on a regular basis.
  • Build and maintain close relationships with other departments such as Design.

Person Requirements:

  • Networker with a can-do attitude who enjoys building relationships and working within a fast-paced team.
  • Strong organisation skills.
  • Excellent skills in; Microsoft PowerPoint, Keynote, In Design, and knowledge of the Adobe Creative suite are desirable.
  • Bachelor's degree required.
  • Excellent communication.
  • Interest in fashion, design or licensing.
  • Ability to work under pressure and in a timely fashion.
  • Commercial and analytical mind-set.
  • Sales and strong negotiation skills are advantageous.
  • Ability to take the initiative when appropriate.
  • Confident in researching across popular social media sites and identifying trends.