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Director, Talent Relations

Company: Complex Networks
Location: Long Beach
Posted on: September 12, 2020

Job Description:

Talent New York, New York, United States Full time

Complex Networks, formed from the acquisition of Complex Media Inc. through a joint venture by Verizon and Hearst, is a global lifestyle brand and media company and one of the most influential voices in popular culture today. Complex Networks’ digital channels, which include Complex, First We Feast, Pigeons & Planes, Sole Collector and more, is a Top 10 publisher in the U.S. for social engagement on channels like Facebook and YouTube. A diversified and profitable media business with premium distribution partners such as Netflix, Hulu, Pluto TV, Roku, and iFlix, Complex Networks’ original content exemplifies convergence culture, exploring topics that span across popular culture from music to movies, sports to video games, fashion to food.

Complex is looking to hire a dynamic Director of Talent Relations to lead and grow our talent department. The ideal candidate will have experience managing multiple projects and people, while establishing best practices when working in a fast-paced environment.

Responsibilities:

Manage team of Talent Bookers to ensure requests are managed efficiently and effectively

Actively engage talent and build and maintain personal and business relationships with talent, publicists, managers, and other representatives

Act as a point person and strategic counsel to Complex Networks key executives and external producers in connection with talent relations issue-oriented troubleshooting and resolution

Build & Develop Complex’s internal roster of Hosts & Talent

Alongside Brand GM’s, develop talent strategies for programming and partnerships

Establish best practices for Complex brands seeking and interfacing with celebrity talent

Work with talent to seek out major third party opportunities that complement and/or enhance the Complex Networks brand

Track all talent related documents including but not limited to contracts, releases and payment documents

Work with legal to confirm completion of confidential memos, correspondence and notes

Coordinate business and talent travel; including trip logistics, itinerary, meeting coordination and remote support

Attend industry events and talent meetings outside of normal work hours

Requirements 8+ years in Entertainment Talent Management or similar

Ownership mentality. Will be expected to anticipate and surface issues before they become problems, and feel responsible for the solution, not just ‘pass on the note.’

Must be impeccable in building trust with talent, including having the maturity and honesty to frame business realities and needs when needed.

An established track record of outstanding judgment in fast-paced, high-profile environment, particularly in dealing with time-sensitive, confidential and/or controversial matters

Strong people person with good listening skills

Ability to understand and navigate complex issues

Proven experience managing, coaching, and developing staff

Able to thrive in a dynamic, fast paced environment

Excellent interpersonal, organizational, communication (both written & verbal), and presentation skills

Moderate traveling required in this role

Complex offers an awesome casual work environment with a great team of smart, motivated, innovative and fun people. And our benefits are pretty good as well, including medical, dental, vision, life insurance, short/long term disability, generous time off and a 401k match! We hold tons of events throughout the year including happy hours and team building activities.

About Complex Networks

Complex Networks develops and distributes original programming for its channels and through output deals with premium distributors. The company cultivates content that spans across popular culture from music to movies, sports to video games, fashion to food, reaching the coveted 18-24-year-old male audience. In 2016, the company launched ComplexCon in Long Beach, California, to bring the “Internet to life.” The annual event attracts over 200 culture-shifting brands and over 60,000 digitally savvy attendees to the two-day cultural festival.

Complex Networks does not discriminate on the basis of race, sex, color, religion, age, national origin, marital status, disability, veteran status, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity or any other reason prohibited by law in provision of employment opportunities and benefits.

Keywords: Complex Networks, Long Beach , Director, Talent Relations, Other , Long Beach, California

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