What could you create working with 11,000 global fans and influencers and some of the world’s biggest brands?
This is an opportunity to lead the way at an agency with a game-changing approach to research, fan collaboration and insight.
You will be at the heart of Ear to the Ground’s continued growth as you bring your knowledge and expertise to managing influencers working with some of the most culturally relevant global brands in sport.
This is the perfect role for some with a few years of influencer management experience looking for an exciting new challenge.
We are the strategic sport and esports creative agency with a model that is unique in our industry.
Fan Intelligence® is Ear to the Ground’s global network of 11,000 influential tastemakers and fans. They empower us with real-time insight into what fans want, which we use to create compelling work at the cutting edge of culture.
As the agency that listens better than anyone, we leverage the intelligence of fanbases to solve our clients problems, make the most of their sport and entertainment sponsorships, and ultimately build brands that lead culture.
2021 was our fifth consecutive year of growth, we have long term partnerships with PlayStation, Sony, New Balance, and Coca-Cola.
Ear to the Ground is a place where people grow, develop and thrive.
We are proudly independent, not part of a larger conglomerate. At our core, we understand the importance of culture in enabling you to do your best work.
Progress is possible for everyone that joins us. We reward ambition, invest in talent, and encourage you to forge your own path.
Our commitment to listening is felt by our own people too; this is an agency where every voice is heard.
Supportive, collaborative, social, and inspiring.You will benefit from our ‘Work From Anywhere’ policy and we encourage applications from candidates anywhere in the UK. Our HQ is in Manchester, which you should expect to travel to at least once a month for meetings and events; but otherwise you have the flexibility to work wherever suits you best.
As talent manager you will be responsible for the selection, contracting & management of top tier sport, esports, gaming, music, entertainment & lifestyle talent for clients including Sony, PlayStation, STATSports and the Coca-Cola Company.
From Michael B Jordan to Naomi Osaka and from Trent Alexander-Aronold to Chelcee Grimes we work with a range of talent who help us build brands that lead culture.
You will build professional and commercially beneficial relationships with the management & agents of some of the most exciting talent in the world, and ensure our clients deliver the best work possible through talent.
Strong relationship management skills
Very strong communication skills (written and verbal)
Approachable and likeable personality
Excellent benefits package including;
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