Proper Music Distribution is the largest independently owned and operated distributor of music in the UK. It is part of the Proper Music Group which is a full services company providing everything from global physical and digital distribution to artist and label services, publishing, online retail and its own record label.
We are currently seeking a Junior Lawyer (0-2 years PQE) for a new and vital role in our Business Affairs department. This role will provide business and legal affairs support to all areas of the business and in all manner of legal and contractual matters. Typical agreements will cover distribution, recording, publishing and licensing.
The ideal candidate will have gained experience in a music business firm or have at least 1 years relevant Business Affairs experience within the music industry.
What is expected
- Communication skills – the role will involve liaising regularly with key stakeholders internally and externally and advising management clearly and concisely on business and legal affairs matters
- Drafting and negotiation skills – an ability to take contracts through to completion in a commercial and effective manner
- Initiative – the use of initiative in a challenging and diverse role
- Industry knowledge – an awareness of the key issues and challenges facing the music industry
Please apply with a CV and cover letter addressed for the attention of the HR Manager.
Please note that due to the volume of applications we receive, we cannot reply to unsuccessful applicants.