Rebellion Brands Licensing ExecutiveBusiness Area / Division: Other
Rebellion, the leading independent computer games developer-publisher and internationally renowned book and comics publisher is looking for a experienced brand licensing representative to work on our large portfolio of properties. Rebellion’s AAA video games include the global #1 bestselling Sniper Elite and Zombie Army Trilogy series and the top-rated VR sensation Battlezone. The publisher of Judge Dredd, 2000 AD and Roy of the Rovers, Rebellion also owns and manages a huge back catalogue of British heritage and current comic book properties from Battle and Tammy to Buster and Whizzer & Chips.
Already extensively involved in merchandising and licensing Rebellion is now seeking an executive with proven experience in diverse licensing sectors to represent our brands and find new opportunities and partners for its growing catalogue of IP.
Working independently and in conjunction with Rebellion’s in-house publishers and producers, the successful candidate will need to be able to find new partners and licensing channels, interact with licensees across all sectors including apparel, gaming, toys, exhibitions, TV and film, publishing, etc. The successful candidate must have experience negotiating deals, liaising over approvals, interact with Rebellion’s legal counsel and show a good understanding of licensing contracts and copyright and successfully bring about new business. Rebellion polices its brands very carefully and the suitable candidate will not only demonstrate a keen understanding and appreciation for the sectors we are involved in but show they are willing to learn as we expand our catalogue. This is a unique full time position with the opportunity to steer the licensing strategy for major brands and we are seeking someone who will develop Rebellion Brands Licensing into a high profile presence in the licensing sector.
International travel for trade events will be required.