Our client is seeking an Attorney with five to seven
years' experience to lead in the management of the corporate
contracts, intellectual property matters,and general business
affairs.In this position, you will be the Company's sole in-house
attorney and, along with your supporting staff, will provide
oversight, direction and support in structuring, negotiating and
advising on a wide variety of legal and business matters.
Overseeing and managing a wide variety of complex commercial
contracts with customers and vendors, including master services
agreements,data privacy, professional services, technology, content
licensing, production and distribution, employment/independent
contractor and other traditional and new media agreements to
support our domestic and international business operations.
Partnering with business owners and managers to identify and
manage legal issues, assist in negotiation and resolution of
business matters, and ensure compliance with contract terms and
Working as the principal point of contact with external
Developing and maintaining the Company's databases of contracts,
third-party rights and permissions, and communicating contract
alerts, operating practices and performance standards with
Providing early and ongoing review of requests for proposals and
bids, specifically as it relates to contractual requirements,
federal, state and local guidelines, and required compliance
Maintaining active trademarks and copyrights and serving as the
primary contact in securing, registering and renewing trademarks
and copyrights for the Company.
Maintaining and updating Company contract forms and
templates,and developing and improving workflows that facilitate
efficient contract submission, review and approval processes.
Job Requirements: Juris Doctorate Degree and member of at least
one US State Bar, preferably New York.
5+ years in the practice of law, including a broad range of
experience interviewing, drafting, negotiating and implementing
Experience with media licensing and intellectual property
Strong project management skills, and ability to manage multiple
Detail-oriented.Strong issue-spotting skills