Agents and Business Managers of Artists, Performers, and Athletes

Agents and Business Managers of Artists, Performers, and Athletes

Represent and promote artists, performers, and athletes in dealings with current or prospective employers. May handle contract negotiation and other business matters for clients.

Key Competencies * Stress Tolerance * Initiative * Persistence * Attention to Detail * Dependability * Achievement/Effort * Cooperation * Adaptability/Flexibility * Integrity * Leadership

Representative Tasks * Develop contacts with individuals and organizations, and apply effective strategies and techniques to ensure their clients' success. * Collect fees, commissions, or other payments, according to contract terms. * Confer with clients to develop strategies for their careers, and to explain actions taken on their behalf.


Arts Entertainment & Recreation,

Job Family Business and Financial Operations

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