Full Time Job

Counsel, Business & Legal Affairs, Advertising, Global Sourcing & Enterprise Technology


New York, NY 6 days ago
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Mid (2-5 years) Experience
Job Description

We are looking for a Counsel to join the Paramount Advertising, Global Sourcing and Enterprise Technology legal team! In this role, you will provide transactional and advisory services to a wide variety of client groups. You will support Paramount programming services, including Paramount's legacy media businesses, the Paramount+ subscription service, and the Pluto TV FAST service.
• Review, draft and negotiate many types of commercial contracts. Examples include services agreements, ad sales insertion orders and related terms, software-as-a-service licenses, marketing and agency agreements, talent agreements, data licenses, and online terms and conditions.
• Work closely with business teams, including Ad Sales (linear, digital and multiplatform), Ad Sales Operations, Advanced Advertising, Brand Marketing, Influencer Marketing, Research, Consumer Insights, Distribution, Anti-Piracy, and more.
• Collaborate with other in-house legal and compliance teams, including Privacy, Risk Management and Information Security.
• Develop and implement policies and practices for business clients to manage legal risk.
• Propose and develop process improvements for the legal team.

• JD from an accredited law school and strong academic credentials.
• 3 years of relevant experience at a large law firm and/or media, advertising or technology company.
• Member in good standing of the New York Bar.
• In-depth knowledge of contract law.

• Familiarity with some or all of the following: intellectual property, advertising technology, integrated marketing, influencer marketing, privacy and data protection laws and regulations, consumer research, data licensing, software and technology services, social media, content distribution, and entertainment law.
• Attention to detail, a desire to learn more about the media industry, and an interest in different areas of practice.
• Excellent drafting, negotiation, communication, and organizational skills.
• Ability to work independently while covering a high volume of deals.

Paramount is an equal opportunity employer (EOE) including disability/vet.

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-d8zk6m-44-201-94-72-42 in your application.

Company Profile

ViacomCBS delivers premium content to audiences across traditional and emerging platforms worldwide. Through television, streaming and digital content, studio production, publishing, live events, merchandise and more, we connect with billions of people.