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2018-01-192018-02-17

Junior Acquisitions Manager (Fixed Term 12 months)

London
  • Job Code
    38052BR
Company NBC Universal

Job Title Junior Acquisitions Manager (Fixed Term 12 months)

Jobid 23768-391522

Location: London, GBR

Description **Job Number** 38052BR

**Job Title** Junior Acquisitions Manager (Fixed Term 12 months)

**Business Segment** Filmed Entertainment Group

**Sub-Business** International UPHE

**Posting Category** Sourcing & Procurement

**About Us** NBCUniversal is one of the world’s leading media and entertainment companies in the development, production and marketing of entertainment, news and information to a global audience. NBCUniversal owns and operates a valuable portfolio of news and entertainment television networks, a premier motion picture company, significant television production operations, a leading television stations group and world renowned theme parks. NBCUniversal is wholly owned by Comcast Corporation.



UPHE Content Group is an independent mini-studio within the infrastructure of Universal Pictures Home Entertainment and distribution footprint of NBCUniversal. With offices around the world and central headquarters in London, the UPHE Content Group discovers, acquires and produces a diverse range of quality content across a multitude of genres (film, stand-up comedy, TV drama/sitcoms, music, sports, documentary, family entertainment, events & special interest) for global distribution. It’s multiplatform sales & distribution footprint includes theatrical, physical, digital (SVOD & Transactional), TV (Free & Pay) as well as consumer products. The business uniquely focuses on managing talents, partnerships, brands and titles across all rights and across their full lifecycle. It is a business rooted in Artists and repertoire (A&R) culture, driven by relationships, innovation and ambitious growth plans.



The Universal Pictures International Entertainment A&R/Acquisitions team acts as a repertoire centre within NBCUniversal and acquires, creates, and produces content across a multitude of genres, including stand-up comedy, TV drama/sitcoms, music, sport, documentary, family entertainment, events and special interest. It distributes against an all-rights model across multiple platforms internationally including theatrical, home entertainment, digital platforms and linear television across the world.

**Country** United Kingdom

**State** - -

**City** London

**Responsibilities**

**Qualifications/Requirements**

Key Skills and Experience



• Proven experience of buying and/or selling content on a variety of media platforms, in the UK and/or internationally

• A genuine passion to work with and source new content

• The ability to build strong and lasting relationships to support and work with licensors, producers, and distributors

• Demonstrable knowledge and experience of multi-platform content distribution strategies and have an innovate approach to new platform distribution opportunities

• Able to work under pressure in a fast moving and demanding environment

• An entrepreneurial approach to deal-making with an astute commercial focus

• Must possess a keen instinct for potential successful content and be ahead of competitors to acquire this content

• Knowledge/experience/contacts in the live comedy and/or digital influencer spaces (Desirable not essential)

We are an equal opportunity employer, offering a great work environment, challenging career opportunities, professional training and competitive compensation. Click Here to view the NBCUniversal Candidate Privacy Statement.



The NBC Owned Television Stations create and distribute engaging content that connects with a valuable audience in 10 major markets across the country. Our content platforms include: NBC Stations broadcast and COZI TV, station websites, digital out-of home, and mobile.  Through our local news operations, our lifestyle production arm LX.TV, and our local sales marketing and production teams, NBC creates content that connects communities with the people, events, and issues they care about most.

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