General Counsel - Media - PQE 6+

Job Title: General Counsel - Media - PQE 6+
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London, England
Salary: £ Very Competitive + Bens
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH61426
Contact Name: Nick Wasserman
Contact Email:
Job Published: September 05, 2017 18:35

Job Description

Handle are excited to be working on behalf of an instantly recognisable media brand in their search for a General Counsel.

Heading up a team of four, the successful candidate will be supporting activities across the group and in multiple jurisdictions.

If successful, you will have the opportunity to work on an incredibly broad range of contracts, including but not limited to: licensing, franchise, promotions, sponsorship, technology, and suppliers agreements. You will also play a key role in overseeing all legal issues relating to the growth of the business; advise the business regarding Data Protection; support the commercial, marketing and digital teams with all legal issues; and assist the CFO with Co.Sec. duties - amongst many more responsibilities.

Much more information will made available upon request by suitable candidates.

To be considered, you should have c.6-12 PQE*, first class training from a leading firm, and preferably have in-house experience in a digital/media company.

*NB: PQE levels are offered as a guide only. Our clients will accept applications from all candidates who can demonstrate the skills necessary for the role.

PLEASE NOTE: Due to the high volume of applications we receive we are unable to respond to everyone. If you have not heard from us within 5 working days of sending your CV then unfortunately you have not been shortlisted for the position you have applied for.