LEGAL & BUSINESS AFFAIRS
SCRIPTED TV PRODUCTION
Our client is an exciting and agile owner managed TV production company.
We have an exciting opportunity for a lawyer with proven scripted TV production experience to join the business as a number two in this specialist team.
Some experience in scripted TV production, whether from private practice or in-house, is essential.
Reporting to the Head of Business Affairs, the successful candidate will be responsible for negotiating and drafting agreements, including with key contributors (such as writers, rights owners, artists, directors and producers) and with co-production partners, broadcasters and financiers. You will also provide legal support to all levels of the business involved in the creative process from development through production to final delivery.
We are looking for someone who can demonstrate expertise and sound practical experience in copyright and trade mark law, commercial contracts and intellectual property. The successful candidate will have a sound working knowledge of the UK TV industry, relevant collective bargaining agreements and the broadcaster Terms of Trade. A knowledge of the US TV sector and UK data protection legislation and its application would be an advantage.
Candidates must be approachable, energetic, proactive, reliable and have excellent communication skills.
This is a super opportunity to work in a collegiate, dynamic and evolving company.
Job Reference: 2192
Salary per: Annum
Job Start Date:
Vacancy type: In House,Private Practice,Business Affairs Executive,Lawyer/Solicitor