About the Role
Overview of Job
Endeavor is seeking an assistant to support the Business Affairs team at the speaking division of WME, a large talent agency. The ideal candidate has prior office and project management experience, familiarity with the entertainment industry, and an insatiable desire to learn more. This job entails substantial administrative assistant work (maintaining a calendar and tracking projects, preparing and maintaining client files, and assisting with overall department workload management). The exact scope of responsibility will depend on the candidate’s demonstrated capabilities. This is a unique opportunity for anyone interested in learning about business affairs at a major agency.
Key Responsibilities and Accountabilities
Gather data on outstanding agency agreements and generate reports that provide useful insight into agency agreement progress and status
Tracking and monitoring deal negotiations for the Business Affairs team
Overview of department goals and key success metrics to ensure department and agency goals are both met and achievable
Assisting Business Affairs with reviewing agreements and deal terms when needed
Basic administrative duties
About the Company
WME is a leading entertainment agency representing the world’s greatest artists, content creators and talent across books, digital media, fashion, film, food, music, sports, television and theater. Named one of Fast Company’s Most Innovative Companies, WME is a subsidiary of Endeavor, a global sports and entertainment company.
Endeavor is a global sports and entertainment company, home to the world’s most dynamic and engaging storytellers, brands, live events and experiences. The company is comprised of industry leaders including entertainment agency WME; sports, fashion, events and media company IMG; and premier mixed martial arts organization UFC. The Endeavor network specializes in talent representation, sports operations & advisory, event & experiences management, media production & distribution, experiential marketing and brand licensing.