LEGAL & BUSINESS AFFAIRS EXEC, FACTUAL , NQ-2 YEARS' PQE

Employer
Kinsella Legal
Location
UK
Salary
Competitive
Closing date
3 Jul 2021

Job Details

MEDIA LAWYER, FACTUAL, TV PRODUCTION

NQ-2 YEARS' PQE

CENTRAL LONDON

A notable international content creator and distribution organisation is offering an exciting opportunity for a media lawyer to join them as a Legal and Business Affair Executive.

THE OPPORTUNITY

Reporting to the Senior Counsel, the position will be part of a high performing Legal and Business Affairs team working within a factual entertainment label and will be responsible alongside colleagues for all legal and commercial aspects of the production business.

The successful applicant will be tasked with:

*Drafting and negotiating all forms of agreements relating to development, production and rights

*Negotiating programme deals with broadcasters

*Working alongside the company's distribution division to negotiate funding agreements

*Drafting and negotiating format and coproduction deals

*Providing legal advice on programme content and compliance

*Providing legal support to stakeholders within the business

THE SUCCESSFUL APPLICANT

Ideally, the successful applicant will be a lawyer (or equivalent) with relevant experience in entertainment and media law as well as:

*NQ-2 years PQE OR equivalent experience as a Business Affairs Executive

*Experience working in factual programming (ideally with development experience)

*Excellent communication skills

*Solid experience in intellectual property and contract law

*Working knowledge of the UK television sector

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