Business Affairs Manager

Central London
£65,685 to £76,839 per annum
15 May 2014
23 May 2014
Film Industry
Job Type

Working in our busy Business Affairs department and reporting directly to the Director of Business Affairs, you will be principally responsible for negotiating, drafting and reviewing legal documentation, and providing legal and business affairs advice and support to the BFI’s Film Fund.  This Fund supports creativity, innovation, new talent and ‘cutting edge’ feature film making.

You will be a qualified film and media lawyer, with demonstrable expertise in film financing, production and distribution deals.  You will have the ability to meet deadlines in a commercial and dynamic environment and to handle a spread of projects across the range of the Film Fund’s activities.

You will have excellent drafting skills and relevant PQE in commercial and entertainment law. A sound knowledge of copyright and contract law is essential.  Strong and demonstrable negotiation skills and sound business acumen are essential.

You will enjoy benefits such as the BFI pension scheme, 28-33 days annual leave, tickets to BFI festivals and events plus many others.

Further details about the post (including an information pack) can be obtained by visiting

The closing date for applications is 23 May 2014 and interviews will be held week commencing 02 June 2014.