Legal Director - Media company - 6+ PQE

  • Location

    London, England

  • Sector:

    Corporate & Commercial

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  • Contact:

    Davina Fisher (nee Robin)

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  • Published:

    7 months ago

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Fantastic opportunity to manage a small team at this exciting and growing international TV company in London. This position is the key legal and business affairs role within the business. The role will have responsibility for day-to-day management of the legal function; and will be the first point of contact for all legal queries with overall responsibility for a number of high-value agreements and strategic matters.

Responsibilities will include dealing with various content related issues and agreements including programme acquisition (including agreements with major US studios); channel/subscription video on demand distribution; procurement and related services/operational agreements including technology; marketing and advertising agreements and broadcast compliance/regulatory issues.

The successful applicant will have an excellent academic record; experience in media/broadcasting; ideally some line management experience. You will have the ability to work autonomously, think strategically and creatively and communicate clearly and precisely. You must be enthusiastic, proactive, enjoy working hard and being challenged, and demonstrate sound judgment. You will be able to work in a fast paced environment and become an integral part of the legal team and company.

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