CBS Corporation Sr Contract Coordinator in Los Angeles, California
Sr Contract Coordinator
CBS BUSINESS UNIT: CBS Studios International
JOB TYPE: Full-Time Staff
JOB SCHEDULE: Full-Time
JOB LOCATION: Los Angeles, CA
CBS Television Distribution is the preeminent company in television syndication. CTD produces or distributes 10 first-run series and holds the largest distributed television library at 70,000 hours strong. Among CTD's critically-acclaimed programs are the #1 syndicated series Judge Judy; talk leader Dr. Phil; the #1 and #2 rated game shows Wheel of Fortune and Jeopardy!; the Emmy Award-winning talk shows Rachael Ray and The Doctors; the #1 and #2 newsmagazines Entertainment Tonight and Inside Edition, along with The Insider; court show Hot Bench; and popular off-network product, including the CSI and Star Trek franchises, Everybody Loves Raymond, Frasier, NCIS, Criminal Minds, NCIS: Los Angeles, The Good Wife, Blue Bloods, Hawaii Five-0, Hot in Cleveland and Undercover Boss. In addition, CTD handles the domestic television distribution of CBS News, CBS Films and Showtime. CTD is a unit of CBS Corp.
Draft and review license agreements and amendments and other documents related to television license agreements using company approved templates.
Upload documents and correspondence into legal department document management system (Autonomy).
Support Business Affairs attorneys with special projects, contract/sales analysis, contract review, document presentation, etc. Use company information systems (DMS/PRAS/TFS) and other resources (SharePoint, CBBSI) to gather information as part of legal analysis and document presentation.
Interface and liaise with Legal and Sales staff in European, Miami (Latin America), Canadian and Asian offices to follow-up and coordinate execution of contracts and related documents.
Bachelor Degree required.
At least 3 years of experience in a similar role with Business Affairs/Contracts/Legal and/or Television Distribution licensing background.
Knowledge and familiarity with television distribution license agreements and related documents.
Skills & Abilities:
Superior analytical ability and writing skills.
Must have excellent skills in Word and Excel
Accurate, result-oriented, building bridges between legal and commercial.
Able to work independently with exceptional organizational, prioritization and time management skills with the ability to execute against multiple, high priority projects with a keen eye to detail.
Professional, confident demeanor and a team player.
Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
Able to speak and/or read a second language is a plus.
Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled