This is an exciting new role with a leading Television and Media company. They are looking to bring on a Legal Counsel into their programming team, but don't require prior programming experience.
Reporting into the Legal Director, this role will be involved in a broad range of complex commercial legal matters in the programming and digital entertainment sector, driving effective execution of major projects, identifying risk, escalating as appropriate, recommending mitigation and implementing solutions. You will also be involved in: channel carriage agreements across all media, devices and platforms; VOD / EST content acquisition; App development and carriage; Innovative content partnerships; Advertising partnerships; and Music and collecting societies.
You will ideally be 1-4+ PQE with excellent private practice training, qualifying into either commercial/corporate - or a similarly transactional role. The role is fast paced and varied, so an interest in being hands on with the business and being in a highly commercial environment is essential.
Please note our advertisements use PQE/salary levels purely as a guide. However we are happy to consider applications from all candidates who are able to demonstrate the skills necessary to fulfil the role.