Commercial Paralegal - GLOBAL THEATRE COMPANY

London Temporary £40,000 - £45,000
  • My client is seeking a commercial and licensing paralegal to join their team
  • 9 Months FTC Maternity Cover - ASAP start

About Our Client

My client is a well established international company set up over forty years ago, it is involved in theatre, film, television, video and concert productions, merchandising, magazine publishing, records and music publishing.

Job Description

Legal

  • Document management and filing including in relation to legal show bibles, contracts and correspondence - both in hard copy and digital formats, including copying/scanning etc.;
  • Assisting with reviewing, drafting and document editing/formatting of legal documents including licences / NDAs / cease and desist letters / clearance forms;
  • Managing the royalty letter process (drafting, distributing and following up on responses);
  • Undertaking legal research as required by the Head of Legal / Legal Team;
  • Managing the OnBase workflow and deal approval system;
  • Managing task lists and following up on action points;
  • Fielding and dealing with both internal and external legal/copyright enquiries (i.e. status of licences, royalty rate queries, photography and translation rights queries);
  • General assistance to the legal team.

The Successful Applicant

Candidate specifications:

  • Excellent organisation skills;
  • Highly competent with filing and document management systems, both digital and hardcopy;
  • Confident and polite phone manner;
  • Highly skilled in drafting, editing and formatting spread sheets, memos, notes, general correspondence and other documents including a sound grasp of word-processor and excel.
  • Strong and confident communicator (both written and oral);
  • Excellent attention to detail;
  • Reliable and pro-active;
  • Can maintain absolute discretion;
  • Works well within a team;
  • Ability to multi-task and manage several matters coincidentally and to prioritise workload as appropriate; and
  • Passion/Enthusiasm for the performing arts and the theatre industry.

What's on Offer

9 month FTC starting immediately

cash bonus on completion of contract

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

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Consultant name
Nellie Russell
Consultant phone
+44 207 269 2444
Job reference
JN-042021-2556025