Licensing Approvals Coordinator

  • Job Reference: 10829
  • Date Posted: 1 October 2018
  • Recruiter: Paul Mitchell Associates
  • Location: Leicester
  • Salary: £16,000 to £18,000
  • Bonus/Benefits: 20+STAT, Pension
  • Sector: Administration & Business Operations
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Duration: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

10829 - Licensing Approvals Coordinator Job Spec
Location: Leicester

Summary
Our Client, a highly successful established clothing & apparel company based in Leicester, is seeking to recruit a full-time permanent Licensing Approvals Coordinator to join their growing business.


Responsibilities
*Assist the Licensing, Design, Sales & Merchandising teams in taking products through the requisite approvals process,
*Submitting concepts & samples to licensors for approval,
*Managing & prioritising sample stages and directing feedback to relevant departments,
*Reviewing samples to determine their quality,
*Reviewing files/concepts/samples to ensure they are "on brand" & suitable to send for approval,
*Liaising with factories / licensors,
*Chasing up samples & tracking resubmits with factories,
*Adhoc admin relevant to the role,
*Occasionally visiting licensors as required.

Reporting to: Licensing Coordinator & Licensing Manager


Requirements
The position would ideally suit an individual with college qualifications or degree relevant to Fashion, Print, Graphic Design or Textiles… perhaps someone who is looking for their first step into the industry OR someone already working with the field of fashion who is looking for their next move.

Essential:
*Be highly organised, good time management skills & capable of working to deadlines,
*Possess excellent communication skills (verbal & written),
*Be self-motivated, proactive & possess initiative,
*Ability to work coherently as part of a team,
*Problem solving skills,
*SYSTEMS: must be proficient with MS Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, Word.

Preferred:
*Knowledge of apparel manufacture and/or printing processes,
*Licensing industry experience would be advantageous,
*Experience using Adobe Illustrator & Photoshop.


Package
*Salary: £16,000 - £18,000 per annum
*Hours: Mon-Fri 9:00am - 5:30pm
*Holiday 20 Days + STAT
*Auto-Enrolment Pension 1% (rising to 2%)

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