Amazon StudiosSanta Monica, CA
Full Time Job
Are you looking for a new challenge in a fast-paced, innovative company? Come make history with Amazon Studio's legal affairs department.
We are looking for a Contracts Manager to support Amazon Studio's rapidly growing businesses. We are currently looking for someone who has the uncanny ability to always know where they are needed, can identify and implement process improvements, and can effectively work cross-functionally with other teams. Your responsibilities will include: working with the business to develop and review marketing collateral and other customer-facing messaging; negotiating and documenting a variety of third party contractual relationships, including releases, promotion agreements, talent agreements, creative services agreements, master services agreements, certificates, submission agreements, quitclaims, option notices, and NDAs; developing internal processes to track transactions from beginning to end; setting up and maintaining rights management systems; tracking production and post-production deliverables; and coordinating with clients and outside counsel.
• 5 years of experience as a contracts manager
• Experience working with third party contractual relationships
• Excellent written and oral communication skills
• Bachelor's degree
• Previous in-house legal experience a plus
Amazon is an Equal Opportunity-Affirmative Action Employer – Minority / Female / Disability / Veteran / Gender Identity / Sexual Orientation.
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Amazon Studios launched in 2010 as a new way to develop feature films and episodic series-one that's open to great ideas from creators and audiences around the world. Anyone can upload a script online for Amazon Studios to review, and those who choose to make their projects public can also receive feedback from the Amazon Studios community. Amazon Studios Original Content is available to Prime members and is known for bringing customers the Golden Globe-winning and Emmy-winning series Transparent and Mozart in the Jungle along with original hits like The Man in the High Castle, The New Yorker Presents, Red Oaks, Hand of God, Bosch, and Catastrophe . Prime members also have access to a collection of Amazon Original series for kids such as Gortimer Gibbon's Life on Normal Street, Wishenpoof, Just Add Magic, and the Annecy, Annie, and multi-Emmy Award-winning Tumble Leaf. Amazon Studios' first original movie, Spike Lee's Chi-Raq, premiered in theatres in 2015, with more coming soon.
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