WildBrain

Licensing Executive

Job Locations UK-London
Job Post Information* : Posted Date 3 weeks ago(11/10/2021 8:31 AM)
ID
2021-4649
# of Openings
1
Category
Sales
Location : Location
UK-London
Job Post Information* : External Company Name
CPLG
Job Post Information* : External Company URL
www.cplg.com

Overview

Find a job that let’s your imagination run wild! With 14 offices covering 60 countries, WildBrain CPLG is one of the leading third-party licensing agencies, managing consumer products for some of the world’s best loved properties across lifestyle brands, entertainment and classics. Since 1974 we have been providing our clients dedicated licensing and marketing industry professionals, and a fully-integrated product development team. We are looking to add to our talented team of innovators that can help us manage some of the most profitable and enduring brands in the world!

 

We believe that our partnerships are about clarity, openness and trust, and we are widely known for our no-nonsense, straightforward approach. Come join us!

 

Role Overview:

 

We are looking for a Licensing Executive to assist and support the UK team in brand, retail & sales. You will support day to day running and implementation of brand strategy across our portfolio. You will report to the Commercial Director and you will work closely with the Licensing team, head office and Client Services to ensure flow of relevant information and materials.

Responsibilities

  • Support the UK Sales team on a day-to-day basis with administrative support
  • Take responsibility for the creation and upkeep sales materials including presentations, and reports
  • Regular liaising with client services, brand owners and licensees to provide and obtain relevant brand information
  • Perform retail checks for our brands and carry out market analysis
  • Research market in specified categories to identify potential new partners
  • Monitor the flow of contracts
  • Assisting with annual budgeting, quarterly forecasting and obtaining royalty reports.
  • Visit trade fairs as appropriate
  • Collection of relevant market information, identifying market opportunities
  • Work on special projects as needed

Qualifications

  • A creative thinker, preferably with licensing experience
  • Ability to prioritise tasks and handle multiple on-going tasks
  • A team player who is enthusiastic and self-motivated with the ability to show initiative
  • University education preferred but not essential
  • Good verbal and written skills in English
  • Good knowledge of MS Office including Excel and PowerPoint

 

About WildBrain – a parent company of WildBrain CPLG:

 

WildBrain is an industry-leading kids’ content and brands company that serves the global market! We are home to such brands as Peanuts, Teletubbies, Strawberry Shortcake, Caillou, Inspector Gadget, Johnny Test and Degrassi.

 

At our state-of-the-art animation studio, we produce fan-favourite series such as The Snoopy Show, Snoopy in Space, Chip & Potato, Carmen Sandiego, Go, Dog. Go! and more. Our shows are enjoyed worldwide in more than 150 countries on over 500 streaming platforms.

 

We offer one of the largest networks of kids’ channels on YouTube and we reach 1 in 3 children on the planet.! Our networks have approximately 4 billion views a month from over 150 million subscribers.! We also license consumer products and location-based entertainment in every major territory for our own properties as well as for our clients and content partners.

 

Life at WildBrain:

 

Working at WildBrain is more than a job — it’s the opportunity to join forces with extraordinary, insightful and imaginative people who will recognize your talents and encourage your professional growth and development in a work environment that promotes creativity and individuality. We offer competitive family-focused benefits, we invest in our people and their future with generous RRSP matching, plus bonus time-off, because you deserve it!

 

Our Values:

 

Connecting Powers / Creating Wonder / Being Legendary / Building Momentum / Pursuing Awesomeness

 

Benefits:

 

  • 25 days holiday (excluding Bank Holidays)
  • Flexible Hours with Hybrid Working
  • Enhanced Pension
  • Travel Flexi / Season Ticket Loan
  • Gym Membership
  • Health Insurance
  • Income Protection
  • Eye Care
  • Life Assurance
  • Reduced Summer Hours
  • Bring your dog to work

 

Our commitment:

 

Diversity and Inclusion are in our DNA. As a global leader in kids and family entertainment, we strive to reflect and honour the diversity of our audiences around the world. We believe that creating diverse and inclusive content & brands begins with fostering a culture of belonging at WildBrain. To us, a culture of belonging is one where we celebrate and welcome the diversity of all employees, stakeholders, and external partners and strive to create an environment where every individual feels valued, respected and brings their authentic self to work.

 

We recognize that people bring experience and talent that goes beyond the technical skills and requirements of a job. If you possess similar experience that is close to what we’ve listed here, we encourage you to please still consider applying. We strongly believe that diverse experience, transferable skills, and passion are key! WildBrain accommodates people with disabilities throughout the recruitment and selection process. Applicants are encouraged to make their needs known in advance if accommodation is required. 

 

WildBrain is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity and inclusion and does not discriminate on the basis of any legally protected status or characteristic, including Race, Gender Identity, Sexual Orientation, Disability, Veteran Status, Age etc. and is pleased to consider all qualified applicants.

 

Apply now!

 

COVID 19 Update: Interview process will take place via Microsoft Teams virtually due to COVID-19.

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