PARALEGAL, SCRIPTED TV PRODUCTION, 12 MONTH FTC

Location
England, London
Posted
11 Jun 2021
Closes
09 Jul 2021
Ref
1234
Contact
Alexandra Broad
Contract
Contract
Hours
Full Time
Practice Areas
Media/Entertainment/Sport
PQE
Trainee
Experience Level
Junior Level

PARALEGAL, TV PRODUCTION, SCRIPTED, 12 MONTH FTC

A renowned TV production group is offering an opportunity for a Paralegal to join their Business and Legal Affairs team supporting their scripted brands on a 12 month FTC.

THE ROLE

As a Paralegal, you will report to the SVP of Business and Legal Affairs and will work closely with all other members of their UK based team. You will support on a full range of scripted production and development matters such as:

  • Leading the contract management process
    • Assisting with contract summaries and trackers
    • Answering queries on specific contracts relating to the development, production and financing of scripted TV production
  • Systems and process management using the case management system
    • Supporting the team in updating new matters on the system
    • Becoming fully conversant with the system in able to analyse key data
  • Supporting the team in the ensuing the templates are up to required standards with the production packs
  • Analysing underlying rights documentation
  • Providing support to the wider team

THE SUCCESSFUL APPLICANT

In order to be successful in this role, you will ideally:

  • Have experience as a Paralegal in a TV production setting
  • Have excellent systems and organisation skills
  • Have experience of summarising a range of contracts involving rights licensing and acquisition
  • Have a strong interest in learning about the TV scripted environment
  • Have good communication and relationship building skills
  • Be resourceful and intellectually curious