Head of Media Rights (Sport)
Head of Media Rights & Distribution sought by a leading sports media rights agency, with offices in London, to take the lead role in the sale of media rights to broadcasters & publishers globally.
This is an excellent opportunity for a senior media rights professional with 5+ years’ experience, and an excellent network of media/broadcast contacts, to join an expanding agency at an exciting time, and work with clients & partners across the globe.
Minimum 5 years’ experience in a media rights sales roles (ideally in sport)
Network of media/broadcast contacts globally
Excellent negotiation and communications skills
Ability to represent the company at industry events
Negotiate the sale of media rights to broadcasters and publishers globally
Day-to-day management of key, existing clients
Open new opportunities with new broadcasters & publishers
Represent the business at key industry events
Keep track of key industry developments and trends
As well as the above, the successful candidate will be required to travel globally to meet clients and represent the business at key industry events. The role will therefore include travel across the US, Europe & Middle East.
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