SENIOR LEGAL & BUSINESS AFFAIRS EXECUTIVE
SCRIPTED OR NON-SCRIPTED
LIVE ACTION & ANIMATION
We have an exciting opportunity for a proactive Senior Legal and Business Affairs Executive to work for this dynamic TV entertainment business.
You will deal with all stages of the development and production of both scripted and non-scripted content in a business that is growing.
As part of a collaborative and friendly legal and business affairs team, you will have the opportunity to work on range of projects including animation and live action programmes.
Reporting to the Head of Legal Business Affairs and COO, you will:
*Structure, negotiate and draft development agreements, commissioning agreements, co-production agreements for both UK and international broadcasters
*Assist with issues relating to programme finance including acquisition agreements, production services arrangements and third party production finance arrangements
*Negotiate and draft a range of agreements in relation to television and online content including:
- Options, format and script agreements
- Contributor agreements
- Talent and cast agreements and
- Location and access agreements.
- Ensure compliance of all television content which shall include script reviews
- Advise on rights clearances, general IP issues and defamation.
The ideal candidate will have experience of all UK terrestrial broadcasters’ terms of trade, a good knowledge of the PACT/WGGB and PACT/Equity Agreements and must be able to work efficiently.
This is a busy team where everyone works as part of a team so you will be approachable, proactive and commercial.
This is a great opportunity for a lawyer or business affairs executive to work in some really exciting and interesting content.
Job Reference: 2324
Salary per: Annum
Job Start Date:
Vacancy type: In House,Lawyer/Solicitor