Careers at JLA

JLA believe in employing exceptional people with a highly developed understanding of what’s going on in the world.

Agents and assistants are expected to have a breadth of knowledge across politics, business, current affairs, the media, entertainment and sport. They must also have the curiosity to learn more, the ability to assimilate information, the words to articulate what they see, the confidence to offer an opinion and the skill to negotiate with integrity on behalf of a blue chip client list.

We are currently looking to recruit Assistant Agents

Your role will be to support one of our Senior Agents, assisting with all the day-to-day tasks necessary to provide an excellent service for our clients. This is a wonderful opportunity for the right person to begin a progressive career within an exhilarating industry and gain experience in the company widely recognised as the most significant in the sector.

You will look after…

  • Research, including identifying and establishing initial contact with both new prospective clients and new talent as directed by the Senior Agent
  • Logistics, including arranging all travel and accommodation for the talent as required
  • Date checking, confirming details and ensuring everything necessary is in place
  • Attending events
  • Proactively seeking feedback after events
  • Arranging and attending briefing meetings and conference calls
  • Providing excellent service by phone, email and face-to-face
  • Assisting with other company projects

You will need…

  • Bundles of common sense and excellent judgment
  • Enthusiasm for the role and the industry
  • Exceptional communication skills with a friendly demeanour
  • A thorough understanding of how best to communicate with and look after important clients
  • To be highly organised and efficient with excellent attention to detail
  • The ability to manage and prioritise time and tasks, even under pressure
  • A willingness to be proactive and ‘jump in’ to all sorts of duties as needed
  • Some customer service/administration experience would be helpful, but a great attitude is more important

We can offer…

  • Competitive salary + annual bonus incentive scheme
  • Exceptional working environment with a fun and friendly atmosphere
  • Outstanding central London location (5 mins walk from Oxford Circus)
  • The opportunity to meet and work alongside fascinating people (both talent and colleagues!)
  • 28 days holiday per year (including Bank Holidays)
  • Significant opportunities for career growth

To apply for this exceptional opportunity, please send your CV and covering letter to

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