Manager – Business & Legal Affairs
UK
Posted on 2/1/2024
Netflix

10,001+ employees

Subscription streaming entertainment service
Company Overview
Netflix's mission is to entertain the world. The company operates a streaming platform for movies & TV shows and has over 222 million subscribers globally.
Consumer Software
Education

Company Stage

N/A

Total Funding

$120B

Founded

1997

Headquarters

Los Gatos, California

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

0%

1 year growth

4%

2 year growth

1%
Locations
London, UK
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
Communications
Marketing
CategoriesNew
Business & Strategy
Legal & Compliance
Requirements
  • Undergraduate degree or equivalent
  • Business affairs and/or legal experience in film or television production preferred
  • Legal or paralegal qualifications preferred
  • Ability to work proactively, independently and reliably on multiple projects under tight timeframes
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • Tech-savvy individual and quick to adapt to new or changing systems
  • Comfortable counseling business partners and making decisions that have both legal and business impacts
  • Working knowledge of the Pact-Bectu UK TV Drama Agreement is a plus but not essential
  • Good judgment and strong critical thinking skills
  • High level of organization, detail orientation and ability to time-manage across multiple and/or time pressured deadlines
  • Willingness to tackle matters outside your area of expertise
  • Ability to embrace and advocate for cultural diversity and inclusion
  • Ability to work effectively and collaboratively cross-functionally, think practically and be solution-oriented
Responsibilities
  • Commercially negotiating, drafting and reviewing below the line and third party production agreements
  • Drafting bespoke forms and communications for use in connection with production related issues
  • Assisting in preparation of production documents for submission in connection with tax credit applications
  • Working with producers and production personnel on Netflix’s Scripted Series regarding day-to-day legal issues during prep, principal and post-production
  • Working cross functionally with Netflix’s various internal partners including the Production Management, Business, Finance, Risk Management, Health and Safety, Real Estate, Publicity and Marketing teams to maintain alignment and facilitate communication between departments
  • Maintaining flexibility and openness to take on additional projects as necessary
Desired Qualifications
  • Research experience
  • Ability to respond positively to change and be respectful of new ideas as well as ability to innovate and strive for organizational efficiency
  • An active interest and/or good understanding of the UK film or television landscape