TV Production Lawyer - 4-6 PQE - 12 Months FTC

Job Title: TV Production Lawyer - 4-6 PQE - 12 Months FTC
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London, England
Salary: £ Very Competitive
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH59948
Contact Name: Nick Wasserman
Contact Email:
Job Published: July 07, 2017 12:36

Job Description

Handle is currently assisting a leading independent TV company in their search for a Production Lawyer for a 12 month Fixed Term Contract. The successful candidate will take charge of the scripted, comedy and entertainment slate at all stages of the production and distribution lifecycle.

Key responsibilities will include, but not limited to, negotiating commissioning and finance agreements with broadcasters, VOD platforms and DVD distributors; compliance; securing underlying content rights; talent, writer and format agreements.

The role involves many more responsibilities across a broader media-related landscape - the details of which will made available upon request by relevant candidates.

To be considered, you should have demonstrable TV production (preferably scripted) and distribution experience in a fast-paced, dynamic, deadline driven environment; and the capacity to close deals quickly.

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.