Associate Director, Legal Affairs
Fox Networks GroupLos Angeles, CA
Full Time Job
The Legal Affairs department is seeking an entertainment attorney to provide legal support to Fox Broadcasting Company (FBC) Network business executives and operations with respect to traditional and digital marketing and promotional activities, as well as drafting, review and negotiation of a variety of content agreements related to marketing and acquisition of programming for the FBC Network. Prior experience in the area of digital marketing and social media is strongly preferred.
Analyze, negotiate and draft digital media marketing agreements, new media ad agency agreements, marketing-related vendor agreements, digital promotions, social media campaigns (including contests, sweepstakes and giveaways) and strategic partnerships arrangements.
Negotiate and draft a variety of programming acquisition agreements, as well as other content-related agreements.
Analyze, negotiate and draft various agreements related to network operations and activities.
Analyze contracts in response to business questions, and provide contractual and research information to business executives and more senior attorneys to assist with business decisions.
Law degree (J.D.) required
Must be an active member of California or New York bar
Minimum of 3 years prior transactional legal experience required, preferably at a television network, studio, production company or entertainment law firm.
Must possess strong interpersonal and negotiation skills, and excellent written and verbal communication skills
Must be able to perform moderate to advanced-level reasoning tasks and make common sense decisions
Familiarity with Word and Excel
Must be able to respond to and interact with senior level creative and business executives in a professional, articulate, personable and helpful manner
Must be very organized and able to manage and effectively prioritize multiple projects
Fox Broadcasting Company (FOX), a unit of 21st Century Fox, is home to some of the highest-rated and most acclaimed series on television, including EMPIRE, THE MICK, LETHAL WEAPON, LUCIFER, GOTHAM, THE LAST MAN ON EARTH, NEW GIRL, BROOKLYN NINE-NINE, STAR, THE EXORCIST, THE SIMPSONS, FAMILY GUY, BOB'S BURGERS, MASTERCHEF JUNIOR, SO YOU THINK YOU CAN DANCE. FOX airs 15 hours of primetime programming a week, as well as major sports and Sunday morning news. Through the FOX NOW app, FOX viewers can watch full episodes of their favorite FOX shows on a variety of digital platforms, while enjoying enhanced interactive and social capabilities around those shows.
We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.