Assistant, Consumer Products Job in 9 Story Media Group New York, United States

Full Time

Website 9 Story Media Group

This Job Listing is about Story Media Group in New York, United States 2022

About the job

Job Description

9 Story Media Group is an industry leading creator, producer and distributor of award-winning animated and live action content for young audiences around the world. Its licensing division, 9 Story Brands, represents a portfolio of top properties, including Karma’s World, Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood, Charlie’s Colorforms City, and LadyBird Lu.

The Assistant, Consumer Products will support the day to day licensing business globally across 9 Story’s owned intellectual property and brands from third party producers.

This role is an ideal position for someone who loves children’s entertainment; considers organization, interacting with people, and creativity to be among their top skills; and is looking to gain experience and advance their career. The successful candidate will join a small, entrepreneurial licensing team charged with creating best in class consumer products for kids globally while growing 9 Story revenue.

This position can be located in New York City or Toronto.

Key Responsibilities


Own calendar management and scheduling for 6+ team members

Collate and distribute biweekly and monthly updates to licensees and international agents

Manage all data entry and department resource lists, including CRM, licensee lists, sell in reports, and forecasting requests

Ensure contractual obligations are met; track and organize product samples, draft import letters

Perform administrative duties as required; track travel, create and submit expense reports

Liaise with internal departments, including but not limited to Franchise, Marketing/PR, Creative, Development, Production, and Legal

Other varied duties and special projects as required

Key Requirements


Relevant internship experience at a children’s media, marketing, or consumer products company

Strong written and verbal communication skills and comfort with cold-calling

Detail-oriented, collaborative, self-starter with excellent project management skills and the ability to multi-task

Proven track record of balancing a strategic and analytic approach with short deadlines and shifting priorities

Knowledge of Microsoft Office and Adobe platforms

Ability to work flexible hours and travel as necessary

Why work with us?

Perks! Perks! Perks! Not only is 9 Story Media Group an amazing place full of artists, animators and creators from all corners of the industry, but we focus on helping staff grow and develop in their careers and make them long time team members. Along with a great work environment we offer first-rate health + dental benefits, summer hours, paid Health and Wellness Days, vacation periods that multiply with tenure, and more! We may love animation, but we love our employees even more!

Company: 9 Story Media Group

Vacancy Type: Full-time · Mid-Senior level 

Job Location: New York, United States

Application Deadline: N/A

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