Business Affairs Manager

Location New York, NY (Temporarily remote)
Starts Within a Couple Weeks
Duration 6 Months
Status Freelance
Rate Up to $113/hr (DOE)
Our social media giant client seeks a Business Affairs Manager to join their team in this 6 month freelance role!

This role will be WFH until March 28, 2022 then will require you to be onsite in Hudson Yards. You must also be fully vaccinated against Covid-19, including the booster.

The Business Affairs Manager will be responsible for the following:
- Well versed in vendor and talent estimates, negotiations, contracts and rights and clearance
- Collaborate with key XFN partners in Sourcing, Legal, Comms, Partnerships and Finance
- Strategize a system to optimize clearances and contract processes, and ensuring the team can support a high volume and high speed of production safely, without comprising creative quality.
- Advise on all Business Affairs matters for development, production, post production, sales, distribution, and service of all entertainment and business endeavors for C&E from a legal, financial, entertainment and strategic perspective
- Project manage complex work streams
- Work with internal and external counsel handling production legal, litigation, copyright/trademark, music, and rights/clearance matters
- Analyze deal opportunities and formulate business strategies with respect to various development and production matters
- Maintain relationships with key agencies, managers and attorneys in the entertainment community
- Oversee corporate compliance with contractual and legal obligations in regards to Media and Production

The ideal Business Affairs Manager should possess the following:
- Project management
- Product marketing
- Experience in the management of external creative and production partners
- Excellent communication skills, verbal and written
- Detail oriented and a team player

Creative Circle is focused on protecting the health and safety of our candidates, clients, and communities. Details of our job descriptions are always subject to change, e.g., on-site vs off-site. We follow the guidance of the CDC, WHO, CPHA, and government officials. If you have questions about a specific job posting, please contact us. Be well and stay well. - Creative Circle.


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About Creative Circle
Creative Circle is a recruiting agency, and we proudly match professionals with companies looking for talented team members. The above listing is for a role with one of our clients. Our connections at top companies get your resume in front of the right people and access to amazing positions that aren't posted anywhere else. If you’re a good fit for this role (or another we're currently working on), a local recruiter will reach out to schedule a screening interview. We present only the top candidates to our clients.

For Creative Circle to represent you for this opportunity, you must be currently authorized to work in the United States without the need of employer sponsorship for a non-immigrant visa.