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.
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.