SENIOR LAWYER, ORIGINAL PRODUCTIONS
SCRIPTED AND NON-SCRIPTED
£ HIGHLY COMPETITIVE PLUS EXCELLENT BENEFITS
Our client is a global entertainment business. Following its highly successful pivot to direct to consumer with the launch of its SVOD streaming service, it is rapidly expanding its capacity to develop, commission and produce a significant volume of scripted content.
An unparalleled opportunity exists for a highly experienced media lawyer to join the business and work with a team of production lawyers and businses affairs colleagues across EMEA, LatAm and APAC.
Reorting to the Deputy International Counsel, this is an important new role in the team. You will work closely with colleagues in Production, Development and Business Affairs, always ensuring that deal structures work to the optimal benefit of the business.
You will have significant and progressive UK/European industry experience, preferably both private practice and in-house, of scripted/non-scripted SVOD/television programme development, commissioning and production.
An understanding of the investment quota regimes for SVOD services across the EU and the typical requirements of those regimes will be important, as will familiarity with tax credits and typical financing arrangements in multiple countries.
You will also enrich the team culture by fostering and supporting a collaborative and fun working environment.
This is a fantastic opportunity to work in an innovative, high profile and strategic role at the forefront of the creative industry.