Manager, International Consumer Products Licensing, Santa Monica

Rovio Entertainment Ltd, the creator of Angry Birds™ is a global industry-changing entertainment media company headquartered in Finland that creatively combines digital with physical, breaking the boundaries of traditional content delivery. What started as a casual game in 2009 became an international phenomenon within a few months of its release. Today Angry Birds is not only the most downloaded game of all time, it is a worldwide known entertainment brand reaching out into publishing, licensing, animations, books and location based entertainment. Rovio's animated Angry Birds feature film is slated for July, 2016.


Want to make a leap into one of the hottest entertainment companies in the industry? Rovio is searching for a highly motivated licensing manager to join our U.S. team, based in Santa Monica. We’re growing fast and looking for the best and brightest to join the flock! 

Key Responsibilities:

  • Oversee day-to-day communication with international agents and local Rovio offices specifically across Latin America and Asia-Pacific
  • Execute licensing strategy and manage licensing sales in Latin America and Asia-Pacific to help achieve local sales forecasts
  • Manage the contract and product approval processes for LATAM and Asia-Pacific
  • Develop and maintain retailer database to track local retail programs
  • Manage distribution of creative assets and sales materials for the markets
  • Develop and manage status reports of market activity including sales forecasts, pending deals, marketing activations and program recaps
  • Develop sales presentation decks and help mock up visuals for upcoming pitch meetings
  • General support including scheduling, travel arrangements and expense reports

Required Skills and Experience:

  • 3-5 years experience in consumer products, entertainment, retail, licensing, marketing, legal or advertising
  • Strategic, creative, out of the box thinker, proactive problem solver
  • Experience with PowerPoint and able to create effective, great-looking presentation decks 
  • Comfortable multi-tasking in a fast paced start-up environment
  • Must be detail-oriented, self-motivated and team player
  • Ability to speak language(s) in addition to English is a plus (preferably Spanish, Portuguese or Mandarin)

We are looking for a smart, energetic and ambitious Consumer Products Manager. In return, we offer a fantastic opportunity to take part in the development of the Rovio CPL team in our Santa Monica office, working with great co-workers in a team-oriented, informal, international and inspiring working environment.

Please note that this position will be filled as soon as a suitable candidate has been found, so send your application at the speed of a slingshot and apply already today by filling the online application form (attach the cover letter and your CV) along with your salary request!

Applying starts: 16.07.2014
Applying ends: 14.08.2014

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