UEFA

Media Rights Coordinator

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Location
Nyon, Canton of Vaud (CH)
Salary
£Competitive
Posted
11 May 2017
Closes
08 Jun 2017
Marketing Disciplines
Marketing, Media Relations
Contract Type
Permanent
Work Experience Level
Executive
Agency-side or Client-side
Client Side
Job Role
Media

Profile

UEFA’s Media Rights Unit is responsible for managing the sales processes for all media rights across all UEFA competitions. The Media Rights Coordinator supports the Media Rights Manager and Head of Media Rights and Services in implementing UEFA's media rights strategy, in particular for youth, women’s and futsal national team competitions as well as archive sales.

Purpose

  • Acting as the main point of contact for UEFA's appointed sales agency for UEFA youth, women’s and futsal competitions: supervising tender/sales processes, reviewing and approving contracts, coordinating rights delivery with internal and external stakeholders, reporting to management and contributing to the strategic development of those competitions; 
  • Sharing responsibility for the implementation of UEFA's direct and indirect archive sales across all UEFA competitions: external agency management, direct contract negotiation, strategic development, reporting to UEFA management;
  • Supporting the Media Rights Manager with agency and sales management for UEFA men's national team competitions (UEFA EURO, European Qualifiers/UEFA Nations League), taking the lead for selected markets;
  • Contributing to the unit’s input for competition regulations and acting as the unit lead for youth, women’s and futsal competition regulations;
  • Contributing to the unit’s input for ongoing topical issues, e.g. UEFA’s digital and social media strategy, piracy matters and sales strategies;
  • Preparing ad hoc reports, presentations and financial summaries for UEFA management.

Requirements

Experience required:

  • From 4 to 6 years' in a related field (e.g. sports marketing, media agency) with a proven track record of at least two or three years in a position involving (media) rights sales and contract negotiation. Education:
  • Bachelor's preferably in a related field such as (sports-)marketing
  • Languages:- English / Proficient - Any other language is an asset