MEDIA LAWER, FACTUAL, TV PRODUCTION

Location
Homeworking
Posted
02 Apr 2021
Closes
30 Apr 2021
Ref
2354
Contact
Alexandra Broad
Contract
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Practice Areas
Media/Entertainment/Sport
Experience Level
Junior Level, Mid Level, Senior Level

A fantastic opportunity to join the production arm of a Global Production & Content organisation as a Legal and Business Affairs Executive has arisen for an entertainment and media lawyer.

WHAT YOU'LL DO

As a Legal and Business Affairs Executive, you will work closely with the Head of Legal & Business Affairs within this particular business area whilst also remaining flexible in offering first class advice to other labels and programme genres. The role will deal with all legal and business affairs aspects of the factual production business including:

  • Business partnering the COO and Divisional Director
  • Drafting and negotiating development, production and underlying rights agreements
  • Negotiating programme deals with broadcasters alongside programme production executives
  • Drafting co-production and format deals
  • Supporting the company's distribution division in negotiating funding agreements
  • Providing expert legal advice on programme compliance
  • Providing rights information to the Licensing and Distribution divisions
  • Supporting the regional offices as required

THE SUCCESSFUL APPLICANT

In order to be successful in this role, you will ideally be a lawyer with a breadth of experience in entertainment and media law as well as:

  • Experience working for a leading producer/broadcaster or similar industry
  • Exposure to factual programming
  • Strong interest and understanding across the full production and development process
  • Ability to balance commerciality and creativity within the legal and regulatory framework
  • Excellent communication skills and ability to interpret complex legal and contractual issues to non-lawyers
  • Flexibility in approach to working and proactive approach to building relationships and taking responsibility for project initiatives

Apply for MEDIA LAWER, FACTUAL, TV PRODUCTION

Already uploaded your CV? Sign in to apply instantly

Apply

Upload from your computer

Or import from cloud storage

Your CV must be a .doc, .pdf, .docx, .rtf, and no bigger than 1MB


4000 characters left

Which sectors do you have experience of working in?
What type of job are you looking for?
What hours are you looking to work?

Marketing Communication

We'd love to send you information about Jobs and Services from The Lawyer Jobs by email.

All emails will contain a link in the footer to enable you to unsubscribe at any time.


When you apply for a job we will send your application to the named recruiter, who may contact you. By applying for a job listed on The Lawyer Jobs you agree to our terms and conditions and privacy policy. You should never be required to provide bank account details. If you are, please email us.

Similar jobs

Similar jobs