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Licensing Coordinator

The National Rugby League

The National Rugby League is an Australasian rugby league club competition which contains clubs from New South Wales, Queensland, Victoria, the Australian Capital Territory and New Zealand.

6 Mar 2023
Full Time
Closing date
29 Mar 2023

At the National Rugby League (NRL) we're very proud of our game and the impact it has on players, fans and communities. Rugby League is an inclusive sport for everyone. Our workplace champions inclusion and celebrates diversity.

Love Merchandise? Love Sport? Want to be part of the team that manages the #1 sports licensed merchandise program in Australian sport? If the answer is yes, yes, yes then we have an exciting opportunity for you to join the NRL as a Licensing Coordinator. The Licensing Coordinator will be responsible for managing licensee contracts and the licensing product development process on a day-to-day basis whilst also performing administrative and clerical duties to support the broader licensing team.

In the role you will:

  • Prepare draft licensing contracts
  • Oversee implementation of licensee plans and contracts
  • Manage licensee product development and product approval in accordance with NRL policies
  • Monitor licensed product sales and assist with quarterly royalty reporting
  • Compile project activity reports and review progress against action plans
  • Assist the Licensing Manager with budget monitoring, maintaining the contract database, contract filing and coordinate licensee and NRL club workshop events

Ideally you will have:

  • Experience within an admin role within a sports environment
  • Previous experience and knowledge of IP ownership rights
  • Strong attention to detail, time management and organisation skills
  • Excellent communicator with the ability to build respected relationships with key stakeholders
  • Creative and innovative thinker - to identify new opportunities for licensees and products for fans of rugby league
  • Advanced skills in Microsoft office programs specifically Excel
  • Pragmatic problem solver with the ability to think calmly under pressure

Whilst we look for qualifications and experience, we also look for people who share the same beliefs as our organisation - we are UNITED, POSITIVE, INCLUSIVE & DISCIPLINED.

Should you meet most of the criteria and share our beliefs, please apply.

The NRL is a child-safe organisation committed to providing a safe place for all children to learn and have fun. We have strong recruitment procedures to make sure the safest and most suitable people work with us and require all applicants to undergo an extensive screening process prior to appointment, a process that will include, but is not limited to comprehensive reference checks, an identity check, "Working with Children" checks and/or national criminal history checks.

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Additional Information

Full Time
Job Type
Legal, Regulatory & HR
Rugby League
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