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


  • 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

Nellie Russell
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Phone number
+44 207 269 2444

Job summary

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Consultant name
Nellie Russell
Consultant phone
+44 207 269 2444
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