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Business Affairs - French Speaking - Advertising/Entertainment

  • Location: London
  • Salary: Up to £300 per day
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 10 days ago

  • Sector: legal
  • Type: hybrid
  • Contact: Danielle Clarke
  • Contact Email:
  • Duration: 12 Months
  • Start Date: ASAP
  • Expiry Date: 06 July 2024
  • Job Ref: 576776

Handle Recruitment is seeking an experienced Business Affairs professional to join a global media and tech business, delivering all business affairs expertise for the French region in the Marcomms division.

*This is a one year contract paying up to £330 per day Inside IR35 PAYE, working three days a week in the London office*

As a Business Affairs manager your responsibilities will include:

  • Driving the planning, licensing and execution of intellectual property rights-managed content in marketing.
  • Representing the Marcom's Business Affairs European team with a high degree of ownership, integrity, and accountability, collaborating with the legal, business and creative teams.
  • Advising on all business affairs matters related to original marketing production work produced locally in France.

To be successful in this role you will have:

  • Business Affairs experience covering the French region, ideally in industries such as marketing, advertising and/or entertainment.
  • Strong working knowledge of consumer-facing content (advertising, social media, UGC, consumer digital experiences, entertainment and editorial) and associated risks.
  • A strong working knowledge of IP rights including copyright, trademark, and licensing in the area of entertainment and/or advertising law with emphasis on tech, music, film / TV industries.
  • Expertise in identifying potential legal and cultural issues across France for marketing purposes.
  • Demonstrated skills in core areas: reviewing and drafting licensing agreements, strong negotiation skills, partnership management, creative problem-solving.
  • Fluency in both oral and written English and French is required.

Please apply now for a further conversation!

Handle actively welcomes applicants from under-represented backgrounds - we pride ourselves on attracting the best talent for every opportunity through a commitment to equality, diversity and inclusion.