Counsel, Marketing - Films
NetflixLos Angeles, CA
Full Time Job
With over 120 Million subscribers enjoying great content throughout the globe, it's an exciting time to work at Netflix. We are looking for a talented entertainment marketing attorney to provide legal support for our marketing, social and PR teams. The successful candidate will advise on a host of entertainment marketing, social and PR initiatives, with particular focus on our original film titles. Among other things, this person will track and review a large amount of studio and talent agreements to extract and synthesize applicable information and help guide marketing, social and PR campaigns and initiatives; review and advise on marketing creative; and negotiate a variety of marketing-related agreements.
This is an opportunity to be part of a public company with a great consumer brand and to help Netflix shape the future of digital media. The legal team at Netflix is focused on collaborating with its business partners to help foster innovation. The ideal candidate will welcome the opportunity to be part of a fast-paced, entrepreneurial organization and thrive in new and developing areas of the law.
The successful candidate will have approximately 7-10 years of broad-based marketing, advertising, and contract drafting and negotiation experience. Expertise in the following areas is required: film and/or television content marketing, rights and clearances, talent deals, guilds, credits, music, contests and sweepstakes, and production and agency agreements. Film or television production experience is a plus. Experience at a law firm and in-house at an entertainment company or advertising agency, as well as familiarity with IP and consumer protection issues, is strongly preferred. Must be excited about and thrive in our unique company culture.
The successful candidate will also possess the following:
• Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
• Strong analytical capabilities and judgment.
• Ability to work proactively, independently and reliably under tight time frames in a fast-paced environment.
• Ability to work effectively and collaboratively cross-functionally, think practically and be solution-oriented.
• Willingness to tackle matters outside area of expertise.