This organisation is one of the largest creators, producers and distributors of television brands in the world with an outstanding international network of production teams, companies and labels in over 30 countries. It is responsible for many of the world's highest rated prime time entertainment, drama, serial drama, and factual entertainment with capabilities that extend from content creation to licensing, digital and branded entertainment, gaming and home entertainment. They are a world leader in digital and branded entertainment, with more than 370 million subscribers across 1,500 social channels and over 100 billion views across all platforms.
The international Legal and Business Affairs team are now seeking a Legal Director who will report into the EVP of Legal and Business Affairs and have responsibility for all television sales and format licensing deals across the USA and Canadian territory, as well as US acquisitions of content. There will also be direct line management of a Business Affairs Executive.
The ideal candidate would have knowledge and experience of international media environments and knowledge and experience in negotiating programme sale licenses and format licenses. If this sounds of interest, please get in touch.
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