CBS Corporation Sr Contract Coordinator in Los Angeles, California

Sr Contract Coordinator

REF#: 29510

CBS BUSINESS UNIT: CBS Studios International

JOB TYPE: Full-Time Staff

JOB SCHEDULE: Full-Time

JOB LOCATION: Los Angeles, CA

ABOUT US:

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.

DESCRIPTION:

  • 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.

QUALIFICATIONS:

Qualifications:


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.

EEO STATEMENT:

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled