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Business Affairs Manager

Are you passionate about the role of the ABC in the Australian media landscape? 

Do you have legal and business affairs experience in the broadcasting industry and an interest in working in the commissioning and acquisition of content?

Read on......

About the Role

The ABC has an exciting opportunity for a Business Affairs Manager to join our Business Affairs team to negotiate deal terms for commissioned and acquired content across all ABC platforms.

You will be:
  • Undertaking all third-party deal negotiations for development and production of content across all platforms
  • Advising on deal structures and rights requirements and finalising project documentation
  • Managing the exploitation of rights across all ABC platforms
  • Maintaining a deep understanding of changes in the broadcasting landscape
  • Cultivating good relationships with internal and external stakeholders.
About You

You will be a talented individual with a pragmatic approach and strong communication and interpersonal skills. 

Working as part of a small team, you will have demonstrated the ability to foster internal and external stakeholder relationships, performing well under pressure to achieve agreed outcomes within the specified timelines.  

You will also have excellent commercial negotiation skills and the ability to exercise independent judgement.

To be successful to this role, you will also have:
  • Appropriate tertiary education, law degree essential.
  • At least 8-10 years’ experience in negotiation and drafting, production and licence agreements for broadcast and online content
  • Experience in legal drafting of complex contracts in the above areas
  • Contract management experience and an understanding of rights management
  • Strong understanding of the broadcasting and media industry
  • Ability to work in a small team and foster internal and external stakeholder relationships.

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NSW - Sydney


broadcast - TV / cable / sat. / IPTV

$100k +