Associate Legal Counsel
Full Time Job
FilmRise, an industry leading streaming company is looking to hire an Associate Counsel. The ideal candidate will have at least two to three years of experience in entertainment law.
Experience with distribution contracts is preferable, but not required. The attorney in this role will report to the General Counsel, and will interact and collaborate with various departments as well as upper level management on a regular basis. Strong communication skills and initiative a must.
We are looking for someone who is incredibly meticulous and thorough in their work. This role requires impeccable attention to detail. We are eager to bring on someone who is excited to learn and to grow with the company, willing to roll up their sleeves and handle multiple tasks, both big and small.
Responsibilities include but are not limited to:
Drafting and negotiating:
content acquisition and distribution agreements
agreements with streaming platforms
Working closely with acquisitions, distribution and sales teams
Assisting the Business Affairs team with rights management
Minimum qualifications include:
New York or California bar member
Team oriented while also able to work independently
Strong organizational skills
Meticulous while working in a fast-paced environment
Substantive knowledge of contract law principles
Strong sense of initiative; proactive
Willingness to think outside the box
FilmRise is an equal opportunity employer.
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