NON-SCRIPTED TV LAWYER
6-12 MONTH CONTRACT, END OCT START
3 DAYS OR FULL TIME
Our client is a multi-award winning producer of content with a focus on Factual and Factual Entertainment. It has expanded its portfolio of programmes to include a range of genres and the quality of its programming has been recognised across the media industry, as evidenced by the number of accolades it has been awarded from UK and European institutions.
We are looking to hire a TV lawyer with non-scripted experience to join the company on a part time or full time basis for a 6-12 month contract. Candidates need to be available to start by the end of October 2020.
As the acting Head of Legal, you will work closely with senior stakeholders and highly capable production teams to support them from development through to production. The culture and working environment is fast-paced, entrepreneurial, intelligent and hard working as well as fun and creative.
This is an exciting opportunity for a TV Production/ Distribution lawyer to join the company at a time when its production turnover is still growing. The ideal candidate will have worked within the legal & business affairs department of a television production or distribution company. You will have significant knowledge of TV development, production and distribution particularly in the area of non- scripted content. Team management and leadership experience will also be advantageous as there might be a more junior member of the team to supervise.
There is an opportunity to consider a range of experienced candidates on a flexible working basis. On the one hand, you may be a consultant who can only commit to 3 days a week. Alternatively, you might want to do 5 days. Whatever your preference, it’s more important that you can contribute to the business at a strategic level.
This role gives you the opportunity be part of a fantastic business where everyone enjoys what they do and as a result really pull together.
Job Reference: 2265
Salary per: Annum
Job Duration: 6-12 MONTHS
Job Start Date: OCTOBER 2020
PQE: 7-10,10+,Head of Legal/ General Counsel
Vacancy type: In House,Head of Legal,Lawyer/Solicitor