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BUSINESS AND LEGAL AFFAIRS MANAGER

New York


JOB DESCRIPTION

Giant Spoon is looking for a Business and Legal Affairs Manager to support this growing function.

The ideal candidate knows how to approach everything with a fine-toothed comb, not missing one detail and even uncovering other’s mistakes. Consistency and a strong sense of responsibility are also a must!

 

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Draft, revise, review, and negotiate vendor agreements, talent agreements, license agreements, statements of work, and other legal documents
  • Handle third party rights clearance and related issues
  • Identify and resolve legal process issues
  • Work with Agency teams to evaluate and solve production and contract concerns
  • Advise Agency teams and Client on key legal / business issues, rules, regulations, and best practices
  • Review creative materials with Agency teams to ensure compliance with legal requirements
  • Able to work with and manage outside counsel
  • Review production estimates for usage terms
  • Help identify media program deal points

 

DESIRED SKILLS

  • 3-5 years of agency experience; experience with media terms and conditions a plus
  • 3-5 years of legal/contract negotiation experience (i.e., law school, contracts manager, business/legal affairs manager)
  • Acute attention to detail
  • Excellent verbal and written communication (i.e., able to listen and articulate well and write concisely)
  • Highly organized
  • Strong understanding of media/advertising industry issues relating to content creation
  • Ability to manage various projects and priorities
 

SOUND LIKE YOU? EMAIL CAREERS@GIANTSPOON.COM