The Roald Dahl Story Company Ltd manages the stories of Roald Dahl, across a number of channels including book, theatre, movies, TV marketing, brand partnerships and merchandise.
Salary: Circa. £25,000 - £28,000 (depending on experience)
Contract: 12-month fixed-term contract with scope to go permanent
Working pattern: Monday to Friday, 9.30 to 17.30
Start date: ASAP
Location: Marylebone, London
Closing date: Ongoing, we will hire the right person as soon as we meet them
Brand Partnerships is an intrinsic part of the business, and an area of real growth. Reporting into the Partnerships Manager, the Partnerships Assistant will be responsible for proactively identifying new opportunities and alliances to fit in with our brand strategy, in order to drive revenue and brand growth through bringing the iconic stories and characters to new audiences in innovative ways.
This opportunity is ideal for a Junior Executive who holds experience in sales and/or marketing and is looking for a fantastic opportunity to build a career in entertainment and brand partnerships, with one of the most loved family brands. There is real scope to develop within this role as we embark on our growth plan.
The Partnerships Assistant will work closely with the Partnerships Manager to activate the partnerships strategy (both short and long-term objectives) in addition to managing and developing our existing raft of brand partners.
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We’d love to hear from you if you:
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Why join us?
Love Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, Matilda and The BFG? How about some of Dahl’s darker tales for adults? So do we!
Based in a fantastic modern office in Marylebone, The Roald Dahl Story Company has big ambitions to turn the world’s favourite stories into the best films, tv, content, innovative publishing in the market – and with a set of partners ranging from Netflix and Disney to Penguin Random House and The Royal Shakespeare Company - we’re well on the way. Far from a traditional literary estate – the company is a collection of over 20 creative, brand building and commercial brains from a range of backgrounds aiming to deliver the best, and most innovative Roald Dahl inspired products and experiences to the market.
What’s more is that we really care for our team - from instructor led weekly on-site Yogalates (think hybrid of yoga and Pilates) and Box-Fit classes, to a kitchen stocked with an assortment of refreshments, and an on-site shower complete with towels and toiletries, we’ve put a lot of thought into creating the perfect office environment and culture for everyone to enjoy.
The Partnerships Assistant can also benefit from our workplace pension scheme, 28 days’ holiday (plus 8 bank holidays) and company social events.
Please send your CV and tailored cover letter to Livvy Chan (HR Manager) at email@example.com at your earliest convenience.
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