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Media Rights Agent

Posted January 20th 2023

Curtis Brown is one of the world’s leading literary and talent agencies, representing actors, presenters, authors, playwrights, film and television writers and directors and theatre directors.

A unique and exciting opportunity has arisen for a Media Rights Agent to join our Media Rights Team at Curtis Brown.

The purpose of this role is to represent and sell the Film and TV rights for authors as represented by the Curtis Brown Group. The role will involve building relationships with our authors, Estates and talent represented by the agency, collaborating internally with all agents at Curtis Brown, attending meetings and working with our colleagues and UTA, as well as liaising extensively with external networks to maximise the commercial potential of creative projects.

We are looking for an Agent with a wealth of experience in media rights and of managing multiple creative projects across different areas of IP. Our ideal candidate will have extensive networking abilities; a significant knowledge of Film/TV/Production Companies; an understanding of the industry and trends; an ability to generate ideas and bring projects together; strong contractual knowledge; and excellent communication and negotiation skills.

Please note this role is currently based on a hybrid working pattern which involves a mix of working from home and from our central London offices. This is envisaged to continue in the medium term but is subject to ongoing review.

Why choose us?

We are a passionate group of people who love what we do and love working with each other.

We offer an extensive list of benefits designed to meet your needs for today and in the future, including: free yoga and personal training classes, many health and wellbeing tools and resources, eyecare vouchers, a bike to work scheme, season ticket loans, private healthcare (after 2 years’ service), a retail discounts portal, various employee groups to get involved in, and much more!

We aim to build a creative environment that celebrates the differences of our clients and colleagues, offering equal opportunities regardless of gender, race, socio-economic background, age, disability, sexual orientation and national origin. In our role as conduits and champions of cultural expression we are conscious of our responsibility to reflect the world around us. This means making a considered effort to create an inclusive culture in the workplace and promote opportunities for the broadest possible range of talent. We welcome all applications from people with interesting ideas, skills and experience.

Please let us know if you require any reasonable adjustments during the interview process.

We offer a competitive salary commensurate with experience and attractive benefits package.

Start Date: earliest possible start date, notice period dependent.

The closing date for applications is 5pm on Monday 23rd January 2023.

You can find more information about this role including details of how to apply on our website jobs page:

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