Legal Manager to Discovery Networks Sweden, Stockholm

Discovery Networks Sweden
den 20 juli 2018
den 30 september 2018
Helena Woodcock

We are looking for a Legal Manager to our legal department with focus on commercial contract law with special experience in intellectual property rights. You will report directly and work close to Director Legal.

Your responsibilities will include:

• To provide general in-house counsel to all parts of the business as necessary with a focus on media related issues.
• Draft, review and negotiate commercial contracts, such as program-, purchase- and license agreements.
• Provide the organization with law enforcement in the area of law - for example, monitoring new legal cases and new legislation.
• Maintain your knowledge of regulatory frameworks and compliance including GDPR.
• To effectively and efficiently deal with any claims, complaints and other issues.
• Manage corporate formalia.

Your education and experience
Master of Laws and a minimum 3 years of experience of professional experience from law firm or a company. You have worked with general business law and have very good experience of commercial agreements and intellectual property rights. Experience in working with corporate law issues is meritorious and of course also special experience in media law. Able to communicate both in English and Swedish fluently.

You will succeed
If you are curious, organized, supportive and able to work in an environment of constant transition. Able to communicate across all areas and at all levels of the business. Prefer to take own initiatives, be solution-oriented and business-oriented in your work. If you are passionate, committed, hard-working and commercially minded with excellent organizational skills which allow you to manage priorities and conflicting deadlines.

For information and application
For this assignment Discovery Networks Sweden collaborate with Jurek. Any questions you are welcome to contact Helena Woodcock, 0733 109585.

Deadline for application:
Deadline for application is 2018-09-30. Selection and interviews are an ongoing so the position may be filled before application closing date.

Rådmansgatan 42, Stockholm, Sweden

Stockholms län

Tillsvidare Deltid

Helena Woodcock
0733-10 95 85

About us
Discovery Networks Sweden is a TV house. We have Channel 5, Channel 9, Channel 11, Discovery Channel, TLC, Eurosport 1, Eurosport 2, Animal Planet, Discovery World, Discovery Science, Investigation Discovery, Discovery HD, Animal Planet HD as well as the play service, Dplay. The most recently acquired principal owner, Discovery Communications, also owns the rights to Olympic 2018 - 2024.

At Discovery Networks Sweden, we are about 100 people. Our working environment is characterized by freedom under responsibility and we strive for our values Awareness, Passion and Action Force to be reflected in how we act and deal with each other, our customers and our viewers