Legal & Business Affairs Manager - Music

Job Title: Legal & Business Affairs Manager - Music
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London
Salary: £ Very Competitive + Bens + Bonua
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH57313_1487694704
Contact Name: Nick Wasserman
Contact Email:
Job Published: February 21, 2017 16:31

Job Description

Handle has the great pleasure of representing a company, widely thought to be at the cutting edge of the music business, in their search for a new Business Affairs Manager.

The role reports directly to Head of Business Affairs, and affords every opportunity to take on a leading role in the future of a department which is bound to grow from strength to strength.

Key duties and responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Drafting and negotiating licenses with various digital services;
  • Managing dispute resolution and contentious matters; and
  • Assisting with other day-to-day legal matters that arise within the company, both internally and externally

The ideal candidate will be a qualified solicitor with between 1-4yrs PQE*, preferably with experience of dealing with music industry legal requirements/rights related agreements. Most importantly, though, you will have excellent commercial drafting experience.

*NB: experience 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.