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Date: 12-Feb-2018

Location: London, LND, GB, WC2R 0RL

Year: 2018

Company: The Random House Group Limited  

Requisition ID: 15202

Can you take our brands beyond the book to tell the complete story?


Penguin Ventures is looking for a Licensing Assistant to join our award-winning team.


Sitting within Penguin Random House Children’s, the Ventures team manages iconic children’s brands such as Peter Rabbit, The Snowman , Flower Fairies and Spot , taking well-loved characters into the worlds of merchandising, events, TV and film.


We’re looking for someone who’ll thrive on keeping a busy team running, facilitating a smooth schedule of meetings, events, correspondence and paperwork.


On a day-to-day basis, this might include managing the Director’s diary, scheduling international meetings and calls, coordinating agendas and minutes, being the key point of contact for visitors, and organising travel andaccommodation as well as being the key contact point for events such as Brand Licensing Europe.


You’ll also work closely to support the Sales team, organising diaries for trade shows, helping maintain the retail and licensee database and creating presentations.


This is a perfect role for someone interesting in gaining experience in Brand Licensing ideally with a future focus on licensing sales.  It’s a small and dynamic team, so there’s lots of opportunity to contribute and learn.


If you’re passionate about children’s brands and level-headed under pressure, we want to hear from you. You’ll be a great communicator and confident in your Microsoft skills, particularly Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook.  Photoshop would also be an advantage.


The salary for this position is £23,000. Please apply by 25th February.


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