Coordinator, Partnerships

Location: Atlanta, GA 30309
Department: Licensing

Compensation: $ - $
Benefits:

  • Medical/Dental/Vision Insurance
  • Disability Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • Retirement Benefits
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Paid PTO
  • Flexible Work Schedule

CLC is the nation’s leading collegiate trademark licensing company with a mission to elevate college brands through insight and innovation. The company is uniquely positioned to deliver consumer connections and brand visibility for institutions through data-based, customized brand protection, brand management, and brand marketing solutions that include impactful licensed merchandise systems and strategies and innovative marketing platforms to navigate the ever-evolving consumer and retail marketplace.

Headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia, CLC’s people-friendly culture is a hallmark of the company’s style and approach to business and is rooted in values demonstrating intentional and active care for other people. The company and its employees strive each day to live by the company’s values to Serve Others, Build Trust, Lead Well, Innovate Often, Be Passionate.  Founded in 1981, CLC is a part of LEARFIELD, the leading media and technology services company in intercollegiate athletics.


Responsibilities:

  • Develop and maintain relationships with universities, licensees, and retailers in assigned conference or region
  • Support Partner Services Manager and university partners to develop, maintain, and accomplish goals/objectives specific to each client’s needs
  • Communicate effectively to university partners regarding collegiate licensing initiatives, trends, systems, and programs
  • Assist in the development and execution of business plans with clients to increase revenue opportunities
  • Assist in the development and execution of marketing and retail promotions of licensed product
  • Assist in the management of university trademark enforcement and contract compliance programs
  • Coordinate account management of university partners in conjunction with appropriate CLC staff
  • Prepare and deliver presentations and reports on various licensing topics to university partners
  • Ability to travel up to 20% of the time
  • Always represent the company in a professional manner

 

Additional Responsibilities:

  • Manage travel expenses effectively and handle travel planning
  • Ability to handle confrontation in a professional manner
  • Other responsibilities as assigned by supervisor

 

Qualifications:

  • 0-2 years experience 
  • Four-year college degree, or equivalent work experience
  • Proficient in Microsoft Outlook, Word, Excel, and PowerPoint
  • Experience presenting to large groups, executives, or senior administrators preferred
  • Must demonstrate a high level of attention to detail and exceptional organizational skills
  • Nights and weekends will be required occasionally
  • Prefer a passion for college sports

 

LEARFIELD is the leading media and technology services company in intercollegiate athletics. The company unlocks the value of college sports for brands and fans through an omnichannel platform with innovative content and commerce solutions for fan engagement. Headquartered in Plano, Texas, the company has long had the privilege of being an advocate for intercollegiate athletics and the student-athlete experience. Our suite of services includes licensing and multimedia sponsorship management; publishing, audio, digital and social media; data analytics; ticketing, ticket sales and professional concessions expertise; branding; and campus-wide business and sponsorship development.

Our people-first culture is the foundation of our business and is reflective of our approach to building meaningful relationships with our employees, partners, and fans. The company strives each day to deliver the mission statement and embody the core values that make LEARFIELD an exciting place to work.

 

Our Mission

Powering the connection of fans to the brands and experiences they love.

Our Core Values

Build Trust | Be Fans of One Another | Power Tomorrow | Create & Connect Communities | Have Fun

 

LEARFIELD offers a full spectrum of benefits for eligible employees including Medical, Dental, Vision, Health Savings Account, Life Insurance and Other Insurance Plans, Flexible Paid Time Off (including Parental Leave), Paid Holidays, 401(k), and Short/Long Term Disability.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability status. LEARFIELD is an Equal Opportunity Employer: Female / Minority / Disability / Protected Veteran / Sexual Orientation / Gender Identity.

#35601183