Darling Films are looking for a Sales Assistant / Junior Rep to assist Head of New Business / EP Kat Downs. Darling are the newest commercial division of The Ridley Scott Creative Group.
Recently launched Darling Films is led by joint MDs Clare Timms and Kelly Doyle. The whole Darling team were previously part of Bare Films so you’d be joining an exciting new company but one that has very established roots within the industry.
We are looking for someone very positive and personable to join our welcoming team.
The ideal candidate should be:
- Pro-active, self motivated and have the ability to book and run sales meetings at advertising agencies and direct to client.
- Looking for a career in advertising & sales.
- Able to multi task and run with multiple projects / assignments at once and manage your time effectively.
- Quick thinking
- Social Media savvy
- Brimming full of ideas that you will then see through to completion.
Existing agency contacts would be a bonus but not essential. What is important is that you have the drive and the hustle to go out there and create contacts for yourself and bring new business into Darling. As well as assisting the current sales team, maintaining the sales database, keeping track of new work our directors have shot and their schedules etc.
You would be expected to keep abreast of the industry publications and key news that relates to our business and then act upon that information accordingly, going in to see the relevant clients associated with the work.
Maintenance of the company website and responsibility for the company’s social media is also a key part of the role.
You must want to attend out of hours industry parties and events as part of your job role. Also assist in arranging events for Darling Films, screenings, parties, sales trips etc.
Interviews for the role will start w/o 17th September so please send your CV and a note with your suitability for the role to [email protected]