Legal Counsel (Media/Entertainment)

Job Title: Legal Counsel (Media/Entertainment)
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Singapore
Salary: SGD 90000 to SGD 130000
Reference: CT/LC/MEDIA/SG
Contact Name: Clement Tan
Contact Email:
Job Published: April 03, 2020 08:34

Job Description

  • High visibility role and part of the Singapore’s leadership team
  • Fast-paced, dynamic environment with a broad range of challenges
  • Strong compensation package

Our client, a regional company in the Media/Entertainment space, is looking to hire a Legal Counsel to join their team. This is an exciting role with a wide range of work in the APAC region, in a fun and fast-paced industry. 

This is an ideal role for a lawyer looking to move in-house, or an experienced media lawyer looking for a different challenge.

Key Responsibilities

  • Drafting, reviewing and negotiating a wide range of commercial agreements
  • Matters in relation to the creation, production and distribution of content, artiste management, partnerships, M&A matters, sales and marketing activities, intellectual property development, licensing and protection
  • Managing contentious matters
  • Providing legal, regulatory and strategic advice to the business both in respect of existing markets, as well as potential new markets
  • Interacting directly with the senior management team and relevant business stakeholders
  • Carry out duties consistent with strategic plans and directives as determined by management
  • Corporate Secretarial services (drafting of resolutions, forms, etc)
Key Requirements
  • 5 or more PQE and called to the Bar, trained at top law firms
  • Media experience is ideal, but data privacy and corporate secretarial experience would be also be an advantage
  • Strong contract review experience
  • Hands on and a team player
  • Strong communicator, with commercial acumen and a creative problem solver/leader
  • Enjoys a fast-paced start-up environment


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