Posted October 12, 2018 1 year 1 week ago

Contract Administrator - Blue Ant Media

The Legal and Business Affairs team at Blue Ant Media is looking for a new Contract Administrator to join our team. Blue Ant is a dynamic, global content company and we are growing!  The Contract Administrator will be responsible for assisting lawyers on the team with drafting and negotiating agreements in production, distribution and broadcasting.  The role also involves managing and maintaining relationships with third party broadcasters, producers and distributors.  Attention to detail and organization are imperative with the high volume of agreements that come through the department from across the entire organization. The successful candidate should also be comfortable completing administrative tasks and pitching in wherever needed!  

The Legal and Business Affairs team at Blue Ant Media is looking for a new Contract Administrator to join our team. Blue Ant is a dynamic, global content company and we are growing!  The Contract Administrator will be responsible for assisting lawyers on the team with drafting and negotiating agreements in production, distribution and broadcasting.  The role also involves managing and maintaining relationships with third party broadcasters, producers and distributors.  Attention to detail and organization are imperative with the high volume of agreements that come through the department from across the entire organization. The successful candidate should also be comfortable completing administrative tasks and pitching in wherever needed!  

Responsibilities & Duties

  • Understanding, drafting and negotiating legal agreements in multiple aspects of media, including broadcast and distribution
  • Organizing and managing deal flow and processes
  • Working with third party broadcasters, distributors and producers to finalize agreements
  • Creating and maintaining systems including digital archives of legal contracts
  • General administrative tasks, such as scanning and/or couriering documents, scheduling internal and external meetings and coding invoices

Experience & Qualifications

  • 4-6 years of experience in a similar position
  • Knowledge of the television industry (production, broadcaster and/or distribution)
  • Exceptional organizational and communication skills
  • Must thrive in a fast-paced environment
  • Must be extremely detail oriented
  • Confident user in Microsoft Office
  • Ability to prioritize and manage competing deadlines
  • Problem solver and self-starter
  • Team player with a willingness to help other team members with various tasks
  • Good sense of humour!

Follow this link to apply https://www.linkedin.com/jobs/view/882932451/

Blue Ant Media celebrates diversity in both its programming and workforce.  We encourage applications from individuals of all backgrounds who are eligible to work in Canada.

We thank all candidates for their interest in Blue Ant Media and we will reach out to those candidates that are under consideration.  If you are contacted for an interview and require an accommodation during the recruitment process, please advise Human Resources.