Associate General Counsel, Entertainment & Gaming at Meta

Meta

Full-Time

Senior Level

Los Angeles, CA, USA

$140.000 - $180.000

16 Nov → 16 Dec

Job Description

Facebook seeks a talented and highly-motivated transactional lawyer to serve as Associate General Counsel supporting its content licensing initiatives across Facebook and Instagram. You will work with business leads to structure, draft and negotiate agreements with producers and distributors of a wide range of entertainment content for Facebook Watch, IGTV and IG Reels. You will also advise clients on the various legal risks, business strategies and other issues related to commercial transactions and business operations. This is a full-time position.

Facebook's mission is to give people the power to build community and bring the world closer together. Through our family of apps and services, we're building a different kind of company that connects billions of people around the world, gives them ways to share what matters most to them, and helps bring people closer together. Whether we're creating new products or helping a small business expand its reach, people at Facebook are builders at heart. Our global teams are constantly iterating, solving problems, and working together to empower people around the world to build community and connect in meaningful ways. Together, we can help people build stronger communities - we're just getting started.

Facebook is proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer. We do not discriminate based upon race, religion, color, national origin, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression, transgender status, sexual stereotypes, age, status as a protected veteran, status as an individual with a disability, or other applicable legally protected characteristics. We also consider qualified applicants with criminal histories, consistent with applicable federal, state and local law.Facebook is committed to providing reasonable accommodations for candidates with disabilities in our recruiting process. If you need any assistance or accommodations due to a disability, please let us know at accommodations-ext@fb.com.

Job Responsibilities

  • Contract drafting, negotiation and advisory responsibilities for Facebook and Instagram’s Media Partnerships teams
  • Provide strategic business and legal advice to develop a comprehensive, long-term approach to our relationships with partners
  • Manage and resolve legal issues that arise in commercial relationships
  • Some domestic travel may be required

Requirements / Qualifications

  • J.D. degree (or foreign equivalent) and membership in at least one U.S. state bar

  • 8+ years of legal experience counseling media, internet or technology companies

  • Experience drafting and negotiating content acquisition and distribution agreements

  • Experience with the evolving media landscape, including distribution trends and business models

  • Experience working independently and reacting quickly to make decisions that have both legal and business impact, and managing multiple projects simultaneously

  • Experience providing counsel to internet companies with video products and services offered to consumers

  • In-house experience counseling media, internet or technology companies

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