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Copyright Protection & Rights Administrator (Contract)

In this busy role, you'll handle rights administration and help protect our content from piracy & IP infringement.

Prior experience dealing with rights & contracts for TV / Media is essential.

This will be a 12-month max. maternity cover contract.


THE ROLE

Summary:
Reporting to Productions Legal Manager the role is primarily responsible for rights administration along with the protection of Seven Network’s content and brands from online piracy and the infringements of its intellectual property rights.

Your specific responsibilities will include:
  • Registration and liaison with copyright collection societies
  • Administration of program sales / distribution contracts, including data entry into rights management system
  • Manage internal rights and clearance enquiries
  • Identify sources of online infringements
  • Provide advice on rights protection policies to restrict the unauthorised use of content
  • Carry out investigations to identify online users and how they access and distribute content illegally
  • Provide regular reports on online infringements to key internal stakeholders.
CANDIDATE REQUIREMENTS

Essential:
  • Experience with media / entertainment contracts including acquisition and distribution agreements
  • Demonstrated experience in rights management of TV/Media content
  • Demonstrated experience with digital content protection mechanisms such as YouTube Content ID
  • Demonstrated experience responding to online copyright infringements
  • An in depth understanding of online platforms that make available pirated content
  • Self-motivated and ability to problem solve.
Desirable:
  • Law Degree or other legal qualification.
This is an exciting opportunity for someone looking to join a hardworking, winning team in a supportive environment.

If you have the experience described above and you are available for a maternity cover contract, we'd love to hear from you. 

Please send your details online, via grapevinejobs.

NSW - Sydney

non-permanent

broadcast - TV / cable / sat. / IPTV

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