Acquisitions Manager (Arrow Player)

Arrow Films


Salary: £40,000

Arrow Films is looking for an Acquisitions Manager to acquire catalogue content from UK, US and International licensors for territories Arrow Player operates in.

Key responsibilities
  • Manage acquisitions into Arrow Player for UK, US, Canada territories, creating content proposals from licensors that work in line with Arrow Player brand and programming guidelines
  • Manage multiple acquisitions and licensors striving for title parity across territories
  • Manage multiple acquisitions and licensors to create seasons and curations working in tandem with internal stakeholders
  • Draft capex proposals for acquisitions liaising with internal stakeholders
  • Review contract commercial terms with Business Affairs team and support in driving deals to contract execution
  • Work closely with Content and Digital Teams in development of curation, added material and content development
  • Work closely with Content Team to develop seasons around physical/all rights schedule
  • Adhere to budgets and deadlines set by Line Manager
  • Maintain internal project management systems on Asana
  • Maintain internal acquisitions tracking on Rights Tracker
  • Ad hoc duties specific to the Acquisitions department as required, including screening and assessment of new release films
  • Attendance at Festivals/Markets as required
Performance measurement & targets
  • To schedule content in all Arrow markets according to volume requirements
  • To curate key event programmes for Halloween (Shocktober), Summer Camp, Easter Carnage
Qualifications & experience required
  • Experience in an SVOD acquisitions/sales environment
  • Knowledge of film history/catalogues with an ability to curate seasons
  • Highly motivated
  • Project management skills
  • Effective communicator
Personal attributes
  • Extremely well organised and a proven efficient manner of working practice
  • Passionate about film & television
  • An understanding of the SVOD industry and familiarity with Arrow products
To apply

To apply, please send a CV and cover letter to Francesco Simeoni at:

The closing date for this position is 31/01/2022 at 23:59

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