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Legal Counsel - Media and Entertainment

Job Title: Legal Counsel - Media and Entertainment
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Singapore
Industry: Legal
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: JN -112019-445947
Contact Name: Rinku Goenka Saraf
Contact Email: rgoenka@argyllscott.sg
Job Published: November 22, 2019 14:47

Job description

About the company

One of my clients, a leading media & entertainment company. You will be reporting to the Head of Legal. This is a great opportunity for a proactive candidate to take more accountability and responsibility to partner with senior stakeholders

About the role

Excellent opportunity to be part of a growing business and supporting the Asia Pacific region

Duties

  • Negotiate, review and draft a huge variety of commercial documents including media rights acquisition agreements, certificates of engagement, certificates of authorship, development agreements, termination agreements, and production agreements, sales, marketing, agency, sponsorship, and other commercial agreements.
  • Collaborate with various stakeholders throughout the company to provide legal support for various projects and initiatives in different jurisdictions in the region
  • Coordinate and liaise directly with external counsels
  • Day-to-day administrative and organisational support to the business

About you

  • Minimum 6-8 years' PQE with top-tier law firm and in-house legal department. Entertainment and/or production background preferred
  • Effective written and oral communication skills
  • Detail oriented and accurate proofing skills
  • Ability to work independently and proactively with strong organizational and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to interact with all levels of personnel, within and outside of the organization
  • Ability to simultaneously manage numerous projects effectively and efficiently
  • Experience working in ASEAN/Asia Pacific markets
  • Able to handle multiple matters autonomously in a fast-paced commercial environment

EA Registration Number: R1656454
Argyll Scott Singapore Pte Ltd. EA Licence Number: 16S8105