Head of Rights and Contracts

London (Central), London (Greater)
27 Jul 2017
17 Sep 2017
Job Type

The BFI is an internationally recognised cultural body, and the lead organisation for film in the UK. We are a Government arm’s length body and distributor of Lottery funds for film. 

The Head of Rights and Contracts will be responsible for ensuring that the optimal commercial and cultural outcomes of the BFI are met across the full breadth of its film rights acquisition and management activities. 

We are looking for a qualified lawyer or someone who has a proven track record specialising in film or television rights management ideally with substantial ‘in-house’ legal department experience in a television or distribution company or sales agent. 

Based in Central London, you will enjoy benefits such as our pension scheme, 28-33 days annual leave, tickets to BFI festivals and events plus many others.

Further details about the post can be obtained by visiting www.bfi.org.uk/about-bfi/job-opportunities

The closing date for applications is 6 August 2017
Interviews will be confirmed at a later date.