Our client is a premier global entertainment streaming site where millions of people discover and consume primetime shows and movies subtitles in more than 200 languages.
An exciting opportunity has arisen for a talented lawyer with a passion for digital media and internet-based distribution models to join our client’s legal team in Singapore. Reporting to the Head of Legal and Business Affairs, responsibilities will include: advising business units and stakeholders on legal and risk management issues; supporting the roll-out of new product features and innovations; drafting, reviewing and negotiating legal documentation and contracts; working with internal/external counsel; assist in administration of corporate policies and procedures; and supporting the business on a breadth of compliance, privacy and legal matters related to our client’s worldwide business operations.
The ideal candidate is a pro-active and decisive Legal Counsel who possesses excellent organisational, interpersonal and cross-cultural communication skills. The ability to work cross-functionally and effectively under pressure, and the willingness to learn and to deal with ambiguity, in a dynamic and fast-paced environment is essential. Minimum 4 – 6 years of relevant legal experience (preferably in-house at an international media, technology or internet company) and licensed to practice law in Singapore, other Commonwealth jurisdictions and/or US. Experience in media, content acquisition/production, OTT, intellectual property, technology licensing, dispute resolution, corporate governance, compliance and regulatory regimes, and/or privacy and data protection preferred. Substantive knowledge and demonstrated expertise of US and/or international laws dealing with content regulation, intellectual property, advertising, data protection and privacy frameworks (including GDPR and CCPA), and consumer protection is also preferred. Ref: HZ 132-00002
For further details, please contact Jessica Deery at +65 6808 6635. SG EA license no. 12S6213. Horizon has been retained as the exclusive agency for this search.