BUSINESS & LEGAL MANAGER - Broadcasting/Media TV

London Permanent £40,000 - £50,000
  • My client is seeking a Business Affairs Legal Manager to join their small team
  • This is a permanent role, based in central London and embracing hybrid working

About Our Client

The team is still relatively new and expanding fast. Their principal products include a subscription service that provides fitness and health content on TVs, and free to air TV broadcasting, which offers extensive TV channels and video on demand with no subscription or sign-ups.
Their product and content roadmap is ambitious and exciting. With support from design, development and PM teams from around the world, they are constantly expanding the scope of their brand, developing new channel propositions, launching on new devices and in new European territories.

Job Description

Your Key Responsibilities:
 Handle business operations for TV services, vendor accounts and new product requirements in UK/EU
 Coordinate with in-territory ESBO representatives to collect and keep track of questions (including legal queries) and related commercial feedback to facilitate and ensure effective communication to EO Legal and timely resolution of issues
 Ensure that new and existing services, including linear and VOD OTT, are compliant as per EO Legal advice/guidance
 Take responsibility for communicating compliance changes to partners, licence applications/renewals and ongoing regulatory liaison and reporting, working with / updating EO Legal as appropriate
 Awareness of new upcoming regulations, highlighting any risks and coordinating communication with EO Legal and/or raising issues to EO Legal.
 Work closely with PM/BD/Ads teams, EU representatives, Head Office and Senior Management
 Undertake ad hoc projects and duties as determined by Senior Management

The Successful Applicant

To be successful, you will possess the following skills and attributes:
 Previous experience of working in broadcast media, particularly for a public-facing general entertainment TV or video on demand product
 Good understanding of digital media services and regulatory frameworks across Europe
 Proven track record working alongside legal teams ensuring cross-European compliance with applicable legislation
 Ability to interact with partners at various levels, both internally and externally
 Effective planning and organisational skills. The ability to handle several initiatives at once and prioritising tasks effectively, and reacting to late requests and fast-changing events
 Calmness, enthusiasm, sense of humour, a can-do attitude and the willingness to pitch in when needed
 A genuine passion for video on demand and TV products in general, with a desire to provide the best product experience possible
 European languages (desirable)

What's on Offer

Brand new role;

Global Brand;

Hybrid working;

Excellent benefits;

Competitive Salary

Contact
Nellie Russell
Quote job ref
JN-042021-2556025
Phone number
+44 207 269 2444

Job summary

Sector
Legal
Subsector
Paralegals / Legal Assistants - In House
Industry
Media & Agency
Location
London
Contract type
Permanent
Consultant name
Nellie Russell
Consultant phone
+44 207 269 2444
Job reference
JN-042021-2556025