Endemol Shine Group (“ESG”) is the new joint venture bringing together Endemol and Shine to create a global content creator, producer and distributor with a portfolio of international hits including Big Brother, Black Mirror, Broadchurch, Bron/Broen, Deal or No Deal, Grantchester, Humans, Man vs. Food, MasterChef, Mr.Bean, One Born Every Minute, Peaky Blinders, So You Think You Can Dance, The Biggest Loser, The Fall, The Money Drop, Wipeout, and many more. Endemol Shine Group is jointly owned by 21st Century Fox and Apollo Global Management.
Endemol Shine Group’s businesses have creative operations in over 30 markets, with a diverse portfolio of over 600 revenue generating formats across scripted and non-scripted genres; coupled with digital, gaming, and distribution operations. The head office of Endemol Shine Group is located in Amsterdam Zuid-Oost. From this head office legal support is rendered to the world-wide operations by Group Legal & IP, part of which is team IP & Commercial.
The IP & Commercial team centrally manages the Group’s IP licensing, IP registration and management, IP infringement and format acquisition activities. To strengthen this team we are seeking to recruit a
Junior Legal Counsel
As Junior Legal Counsel you provide legal support in the field of IP registration and management. You are responsible for managing the ESG trademark and domain name portfolio, including the administration thereof. You are the first point of contact for your legal colleagues as well as for ESG operating companies world-wide on a broad range of issues regarding trademarks and domain names. As such, you contribute to a close relationship between the business and the legal department of ESG. You work in a team of 8 legal counsels reporting to the Head of Legal IP.
ProfielDutch qualified lawyer 2-4 years of working experience at a law firm or as in-house legal counsel or at a trademark agency knowledge of and experience with trademark law and IP law experience in an international and commercial environment sociable, convincing and driven person that is able to interact professionally with different cultures good command of the English language, both in word and in writing well-organized
Propositiea highly independent role with many responsibilities within a dynamic, internationally operating company working closely together with operating companies worldwide room for personal development