Legal Counsel - leading production company

  • Location

    London, England

  • Sector:

    Corporate & Commercial

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    Negotiable

  • Contact:

    Edward Cook

  • Contact email:

    edwardcook@taylorroot.com

  • Job ref:

    1185262_1588686444

  • Published:

    5 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2020-06-04

  • Consultant:

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This is an exciting opportunity for a commercial Media Lawyer to join its well-regarded in-house legal team. They are one of the world's leading news and multimedia content companies, creating, packaging and distributing news, entertainment and corporate content on multiple platforms to customers around the globe.

This business produces bespoke content for UK and international broadcasters, businesses, brands, rights holders and digital channels. Working principally for this division, the role will cover the commercial and contractual aspects of TV programme production in multiple genres together with some or all of the following: sport and advertising production; digital news, corporate video and branded content supplies, and education services. Other work may involve supporting the commercial and contractual requirements of the wider central and corporate functions. The role will not involve compliance work.

The ideal candidate will be a confident, self-motivated team player, with the ability to produce accurate, clear and well-drafted contracts; will be able to identify and focus on the key commercial issues of each deal and then move on; and will have a positive 'can do' attitude and a desire to be part of an exciting, dynamic and fast-growing business. The successful candidate is likely to have at least 2 - 5 years PQE media experience with a passion for, and a good understanding of, TV production, digital and copyright.

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