Job specification

Talent Manager - Chicago

Full-time United States Talent Management Experience: Associate

Turopium Sports & Entertainment is the fastest growing gaming talent management agency in the UK and following our expansion into the US, we’re looking to diversify our roster into a wider range of sectors.

Since our launch in early 2020 we’ve worked with over 100 of the biggest brands in the world including Gymshark, Logitech, Panasonic, Amazon and UEFA Champions League to name a few. On top of that, we’ve also grown an exclusive roster of over 39+ creators, from TV personality James Buckley to streaming royalty B0aty and FIFA’s finest MattHDGamer. We don’t like to gloat but we’d say that’s pretty impressive.

Turopium is now in the position where we’re starting to cement ourselves as one of the leading global talent management agencies, working with industry-leading brands and delivering world-class campaigns. For that to happen, we need the best of the best to join us on the journey.

Turopium is housed under the Kairos Group umbrella, along with our social creative agency Kairos Media and Kyma, a social publisher whose channels generate 150M+ views per month. We share our offices and ideas, come join the party.

The Role:

We are looking for a mid-level professional to join our rapidly growing talent management team. The ideal candidate will have very strong communication skills, knowledge of the gaming and/or music industries, and a desire to work collaboratively in a fast-paced environment. This is an exciting remote role for candidates located in, or willing to relocate to, the Chicago metropolitan area.

Responsibilities:

● Provide full-service management services to assigned talent

● Meet and communicate frequently with assigned talent

● Manage talent’s brand partnership deliverables and related business affairs

● Advise talent on growth opportunities for their content

● Manage talent’s email and other lines of communication

● Provide community management support

● Work collaboratively with talent coordinators and partnerships team

A Little Bit About You:

● You are an agile professional with superb communication skills

● You are a strategic thinker and able to facilitate well-fit brand partnerships for assigned talent

● You have a confident and personable approach

● You have excellent attention to detail

● You have strong negotiation and analytical skills

● You'll be confident communicating our client needs and services we offer on the phone, web video conference, in person or through email

● You have a passion and knowledge of Twitch and YouTube, social media, and the gaming and/or music industries

Requirements

● Must be located in or able to relocate to the Chicago Metropolitan Area

● Bachelor’s Degree and 3-5+ years related work experience

Benefits

  • Health care, dental, vision coverage
  • 401(k)
  • Unlimited Wellbeing days
  • PTO
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