HEAD OF BUSINESS AFFAIRS

Directors UK is looking for a Head of Business Affairs to join our team in Central London.

This is a new position, reporting to the Chief Executive. Directors UK is the professional association for film and television directors.

You will be:

  • Devising the strategy and conducting industrial relations negotiations on behalf of our members with television and film production companies.
  • These negotiations will focus on pay, working conditions, copyright and creative rights.
  • Assisting the CEO in devising the strategy and conducting IP rights negotiations.
  • Managing a number of commercial and rights-related projects.
  • Assisting the CEO in a number of company administration operations and deputising for the CEO on industry bodies and initiatives in the UK and the rest of Europe.

Skills, expertise and experience:

  • Knowledge of television and film production, broadcasting and distribution. 
  • Industrial relations or other deal negotiation. experience at a senior level Practical knowledge of copyright, contract and employment law
  • Negotiating skills

Salary £60,000 pa

Please send applications and your CV to recruitment@directors.uk.com
Applications are welcome from candidates from a legal or a media production/distribution background.

Dealine: Friday 18th March 2016.