Director of Business and Legal Affairs
The H Holdings, LLCCentury City, CA
Full Time Job
We are currently looking for a Business Affairs and Project Manager. This is a key hire for our company. The position will report directly to our Co-Chairman and will be highly visible. We are seeking a dynamic candidate who is a self-thinker and motivator. This candidate should demonstrate leadership qualities and solid business & entertainment industry experience. Additionally, this person must be able to work under specific timelines. This is a fantastic opportunity to join a high-performing management team and be an integral part of the company that is poised for significant growth.
-Negotiate with writer, producer, talent, production company and other related deals and interact with their agents, managers and outside attorneys
-Proactively review and evaluate the contractual financial obligation of agreements and deal memos for all above
-Work closely with Studio legal affairs to assist in finalizing agreements
-Deal with production issues as they arise
-Effectively communicate the status and tradeoffs with other team members including Creative, Production, Marketing, Accounting, and Finance department
-Liaise with International Partners and Third-Party Licensees in connection with Licensing & Merchandising Agreements and Strategies
-Manage the Licensing & Merchandising agreements of the company
-Make recommendations on policies, strategies, objectives and activities that, once implemented, improve operations and/or save money
-Provides general direction and guidance in the Licensing & Merchandising area
-Modifications to existing company programs to produce better results (output, timeliness, quality or cost savings)
-Ensure operation effectively, achieve company objectives
-Able to react to change productively and handle other essential tasks as assigned
-Flexibility and willingness to take on additional responsibilities that add value to the company and handle special projects as requested by senior management
-Bachelor's degree required, Masters or MBA preferred
-Must have a comprehensive working knowledge of film industry agreements, guild and union regulations (DGA, SAG-AFTRA, WGA, #839), contract law and intellectual property rights (as applicable to the entertainment industry)
-Deep understanding of media business mode
-At least 5 years of experience in film, TV and entertainment industry or related realm.
-Familiarity with IP Licensing, Merchandising and Product Placement
-Must have proficient technical (Microsoft office) skills
-Must have excellent written and verbal communication skills
-Must be able to work well under pressure, to meet firm deadlines.
-Must be the finance ''thought leader'' for the organization
-Must be able to manage multiple priorities, many that are time sensitive
We are an entertainment company based in Los Angeles that focuses on entertainment and film finance, marketing, distribution and IP management. We have an elite team formed by members with exceptional management and marketing experiences. We work with top Hollywood producers and talent to create high quality original entertainment content for the global market.
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