Head of Legal - Music/TV - 12 Month FTC

Job Title: Head of Legal - Music/TV - 12 Month FTC
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London, England
Salary: £ Very Competitive + Bens
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH68762
Contact Name: Nick Wasserman
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 12, 2018 11:35

Job Description

A leading player in the entertainment industry is currently searching for a Head of Legal for a 12 Month Fixed Term Contract, starting this September.

The successful candidate will take the lead in all legal and business affairs relating to the production, acquisition and distribution of content; provide advice to the leadership team on deal strategy and structure; draft and negotiate a wide variety of content related agreements; manage the legal and business affairs team, and external counsel; and where necessary, oversee disputes as and when they arise.

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

To be considered, you should have c.5-9yrs PQE*, within either an entertainment business or leading legal practice, with experience of content production and distribution, preferably within a music or TV background.

*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.

Handle actively welcomes applicants from under-represented backgrounds

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.