Inhouse

VP, Business and Legal Affairs

VP, Business and Legal Affairs

  • Focus Features, part of NBCUniversal) acquires and produces specialty films for the global market, and holds a library of iconic movies from fearless filmmakers. Our mission: to make a lasting impact on global audiences by creating the home for artists to share diverse, distinctive stories that inspire human connection.
  • This in-house position will report to the Executive Vice President, Business Affairs (based in Los Angeles) and work with senior business, finance, acquisitions and international distribution executives to structure, negotiate, document and administer agreements and other key documents for the distribution of feature films.
  • Your role will include, but not be limited to, negotiating and preparing (or oversee the preparation of) agreements for all facets of motion picture acquisitions for international exploitation, including negative pick-up/acquisitions, local language and English language co-productions, security agreements securitizing the rights acquired, assignments and releases as well as related financing documents including interparty and intercreditor agreements.
  • You will have excellent negotiating skills and a strong strategist who is able to present, develop and guide negotiations through to closure.
  • You will have superior influencing skills and will be able to gain the respect of, and build a rapport with, multiple constituencies, internally and externally.

NBCUniversal International Limited

We are one of the world’s leading media and entertainment companies in the development, production, and marketing of entertainment, news and information to a global audience. NBCUniversal owns and operates a valuable portfolio of news and entertainment television networks, a premier motion picture company, significant television production operations, a leading television stations group, world-renowned theme parks, and a suite of leading Internet-based businesses.

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