Head of Legal - Sports Marketing (m/f)
Consultant Rebecca Clark
Date de création 28. décembre 2018 2018-12-282019-02-18 legal Geneva CH 1200 CHF 150000 180000 180000 YEAR Robert Walters https://www.robertwalters.ch https://www.robertwalters.ch/content/dam/robert-walters/global/images/logos/web-logos/logo.gif
A sports federation is now seeking to expand its legal team with the hire of a Senior Lawyer (m/f) to focus on Championships & Marketing activies. An experienced lawyer in sports marketing you will be Head of Legal for this area and manage a small legal team.
Head of Legal - Championships & Marketing (m/f)
Leading all negotiations on marketing activities, you will hold a central role to the Commercial Legal Team and will have one direct report. Bringing your knowledge, you will enable the organisations' activities and will have a strong international law background. International lawyers seeking to relocate to Switzerland are encouraged to apply.
- Working with the marketing and sports departments on contractual negotiations, taking the lead and working in an automous manner
Putting in place and drawing up complex contractual mechanisms under Swiss, English and international law
Providing highly commercial legal expertise on international contracts, adapted to the international sporting world
Contributing to the regular update and review of contracts templates, internal policies and procedures
Providing legal advice to support the global activities of the organisation
Integrating competition law aspects in to the organisations contractual policies
Supporting the wider commercial legal team and Legal Director on a range of contractual matters and projects for the team
As an adaptable and experienced commercial lawyer, you will bring a range of expertise to the role and specifically strong expertise in promotor and agency contracts.
Qualified lawyer with a civil or common law background, having at least 10 years' PQE including training with a reputable law firm
Proven experience in the sports industry with demonstrable experience in marketing/ events agreements particularly relating to the sale of rights as well as promotor & agency agreements
Corporate law and competition law knowledge and experience
Capacity to prioritise, work autonomously and provide timely and efficient legal advice working in a transversal role
Ability to negotiate, persuade and build leverage internally and externally
- Fluency in English, French will be advantageous
To discuss this exclusive mandate further please contact me or send your CV today.