Vp, Business And Legal Affairs, Scripted Tv, International

Full-time 11 views
Company Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer-Studios Inc Location Beverly Hills, CA, United States

In-House

Attorney

Min 7 yrs required

Full-time

Jun 09, 2022

Sep 22, 2022

May 11, 2022

Profile

VP, Business and Legal Affairs, Scripted TV, International
The candidate will structure, negotiate and draft a high volume of scripted development and production agreements, including license agreements, executive producer agreements, writer agreements, director agreements, rights agreements, and talent/test option agreements. Analyze deal opportunities and formulate business strategies with respect to various scripted television development and production matters, with an emphasis on international co-productions. Oversee production legal for various international productions, working with a broad range of in-house personnel (e.g., creative, production, etc.). Develop and suggest policies and parameters in connection with various business practices. Advise senior management in connection with deal strategies and complex business and legal matters. Maintain relationships with key agencies, managers, and attorneys in the entertainment community.



Qualification and Experience

The candidate should have 7+ years of prior experience at an entertainment law firm and/or major media entertainment company with substantial experience in scripted television development and production. Extensive and in-depth knowledge of negotiating and documenting entertainment scripted transactions with an ability to operate independently with minimal supervision. Must be detailed oriented and possess superior negotiation, drafting, organizational and time management skills. Solid working knowledge of guild and union issues and various entertainment industry customs and practices. Previously established relationships with key agencies, managers, and attorneys in the entertainment community. Must have a cooperative, positive, team-oriented approach. Ability to develop highly effective and productive working relationships with senior company executives. Ability to communicate in a clear, concise and succinct manner both verbally and in writing. Admission to the California State Bar.

Additional info

ID: #588-VAN.

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer-Studios Inc
245 N Beverly Dr.
Beverly Hills, CA 90210

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