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2017-12-152018-01-14

Legal Specialist

NBC
Orlando, FL
  • Job Code
    37460BR
Company NBC Universal

Job Title Legal Specialist

Jobid 23768-388900

Location: Orlando, FL, 32806, USA

Description **Job Number** 37460BR

**Job Title** Legal Specialist

**Business Segment** NBC Sports Group

**Sub-Business** Golf

**Posting Category** Legal & Business Affairs

**About Us** NBCUniversal is one of the world’s leading media and entertainment companies in the development, production, and marketing of entertainment, news, and information to a global audience. NBCUniversal owns and operates a valuable portfolio of news and entertainment television networks, a premier motion picture company, significant television production operations, a leading television stations group, and world-renowned theme parks. NBCUniversal’s policy is to provide equal employment opportunities to all applicants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, gender identity or expression, age, national origin or ancestry, citizenship, disability, sexual orientation, marital status, pregnancy, veteran status, membership in the uniformed services, genetic information, or any other basis protected by applicable law. NBCUniversal will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with relevant legal requirements, including the City of Los Angeles Fair Chance Initiative For Hiring Ordinance, where applicable.



Part of the NBC Sports Group family, Golf Channel is a multimedia, golf entertainment and services company based in Orlando, Fla. In addition to its high-quality news, instruction and original programming, Golf Channel is home to more live golf than all other networks combined. Our coverage includes PGA TOUR, LPGA Tour, NCAA National Championships, The Open, Olympics and a slate of other worldwide tours and events. Golf Channel continues to connect the world to golf through a wide array of digital and lifestyle services including: Golf Channel Digital platforms, GolfNow, GolfAdvisor.com, Golf Channel Academy instructional facilities and Golf Channel Amateur Tour.

**Country** United States

**State** Florida

**City** Orlando

**Responsibilities**

NBCUniversal seeks a layer for a full-time, one year engagement as a Legal Specialist for the NBCSports Group, Business & Legal Affairs Department. The engagement is renewable for a maximum of one year. The position is based at Golf Channel & GolfNow in Orlando, Flordia.



The Legal Specialist will assist attorneys in a variety of commercial, marketing and general corporate transactional matters which will likely include the following: drafting and reviewing documents with various golf course partners; assisting with legal aspects of marketing and promotion initiatives and partnerships; managing the large volume of workflow of incoming and outgoing documents; drafting talent contracts, digital/technology vendor agreements and non-disclosure agreements; and providing research and other assistance on various projects as needed. This position will also provide support for legal aspects of Golf Channel’s television network and other new media businesses as needed. This position requires a high level of organization and attention to detail, as well as excellent communication skills, both written and verbal.



Responsibilities



+ Under supervision of senior attorneys, negotiate, draft, review and interpret an extensive range of agreements including, but not limited to, contracts, amendments and other legal documentation with golf course partners, vendors, talent and strategic partners; assist with the review and revision of contracts, including the preparation of contract documents and amendments from templates.

+ Evaluate incoming contracts for accuracy and review contract language with senior attorneys as necessary.

+ Maintain a complete understanding of internal contract requirements to ensure that company business fundamentals are foundational and reflected in final agreements.

+ Determine the priorities, goals and objectives of contract requests received daily.

+ Review and analyze contracts, case and/or administrative files, and other documents to summarize, extract and/or digest information requested by attorneys in the Legal Department.

+ Coordinate with NBC Sport Group’s Business & Legal Affairs department as needed to support the achievement of business goals.

+ Conduct legal research as needed.

**Qualifications/Requirements**

Minimum Qualifications



+ CANDIDATE MUST HAVE PASSED A BAR EXAM AND HAVE PRACTICED LAW FOR ONE TO TWO YEARS AFTER GRADUATION

+ Ability to draft high quality legal documents exercising independent judgment and discretion.

+ Experience as the principal person responsible for managing a high volume of information and multiple duties.

+ Excellent organizational, problem solving and communication skills.

+ Excellent computer skills (Outlook, Excel, Word, PowerPoint).

+ Must be willing to work in Orlando, FL.

+ Must be available 40 hours per week, Monday through Friday.

+ Must be willing to submit to a background investigation.

+ Must have unrestricted work authorization to work in the United States.

+ Must be 18 years or older. Additional Job Requirements

+ Interested candidate must submit a resume/CV through www.nbcunicareers.com to be considered (note job #: )

+ Must be willing to work in Orlando, FL

+ Willingness to travel and work overtime, and on weekends with short notice

**Desired Characteristics**

Desired Qualifications



+ This position requires excellent organizational skills and strong attention to detail.

+ Must be able to work independently with little oversight and be able to adapt to changing priorities.

+ Serve as a primary point-person on a variety of contractual matters and comfortable interacting with individuals across the company, including members of senior management.

+ Self-starter who is willing to ask for guidance where needed, follow-up when necessary, and suggest solutions to help resolve questions.

We are an equal opportunity employer, offering a great work environment, challenging career opportunities, professional training and competitive compensation. Click Here to view the NBCUniversal Candidate Privacy Statement.



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