BUSINESS AFFAIRS LAWYER
FILM AND TV PRODUCTION
Our client is a leading entertainment practice. It represents many of the world’s major media companies and is looking to expand its Film and TV production team.
You will enjoy working with the highest profile UK, US and international clients in the sector and will have access to a broad range of work, which will include advising on a range of matters relating to TV and film production, with an initial focus on below the line matters. The team are trusted strategic advisers to their clients and there will be opportunities to develop specialist expertise, industry knowledge and client relationships.
We are seeking an experienced business affairs executive/lawyer to join the Film and TV team to focus on day to day production matters related to productions for an eclectic client slate.
You will oversee matters that arise throughout the production process relating to high profile TV and film productions.Your core responsibilities:
*Draft and review below the line and third party production agreements (e.g. physical production department head agreements, certificates of engagement, vendor rental agreements, equipment rental agreements, location agreements, crew agreements, stage facilities leases, post production agreements and visual effects agreements to name a few).
*Draft the relevant documents for use in production related matters.
*Working with clients and colleagues across the group.
You will have at least 4 years of business affairs and/or legal experience in film or television production. You must be able to prioritise competing deadlines with an ability to work on multiple projects under tight time frames in a fast-paced environment.
Excellent interpersonal and communication skills are key, and a knowledge of the film or television industry is important.
As well as being bright and personable, you will be curious, team-oriented and hardworking, with a genuine interest in the sector. Please get in touch ASAP if you would like to discuss further.
Job Reference: 2314
Salary per: Annum
Job Start Date:
PQE: Paralegal/ Contract Manager,NQ-2,3-6
Vacancy type: In House,Private Practice,Business Affairs Executive,Lawyer/Solicitor