LEADING ENTERTAINMENT COMPANY
NQ-2 YEARS’ PQE
We have a great new role for a junior lawyer to join a busy and dynamic TV distribution team in their fantastic Central London offices.
Our client is a leader in providing entertainment programming to the US and international market places. Its distribution division is responsible for the global distribution of content to all forms of television throughout the world.
This includes distribution of current and library theatrical and television content in the pay, free, basic and new media markets. This role will form the 4the member of the legal team and you will enjoy a broad range of TV distribution work as you are supported in your career development.
The legal team is responsible for the negotiation and documentation of (and advice related to) content license istribution agreements and related agreements and matters involving the distribution team and business.
As part of your key responsibilities,you will:
* Negotiate and draft agreements, including primarily agreements relating to the licensingdistribution of film and television content for exploitation by distribution customers worldwide in various media (including free, basic and pay television, SVOD, PPVVOD, EST and other media)
* Advise and coordinate with sales executives, as well as marketing, technology and other experts and administrative personnel (both within distribution teams and the broader organisation) to identify and resolve various business and legal issues (including issues relating to contract interpretation) relating to or impacting the distribution business and provide ongoing counsel, advice and support
* Coordinate with functional experts as appropriate to advise the business regarding compliance with relevant legal and business practices, requirements and standards established from time to time.
The successful candidate will have trained and qualified into a top tier law firm and have excellent credentials. You will have proven drafting skills with an excellent eye for detail. You will be great communicator who is confident, approachable and thrives on being a self-starter.
Our client offers a very rewarding career path in an organisation that values its employees.
Job Reference: 2198
Salary per: Annum
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Vacancy type: In House,Private Practice,Lawyer/Solicitor