Senior Legal & Business Affairs Manager

Paris, IDF, FranceFull-time

Company Description

We are music and tech fans hailing from all over the globe, working to make Deezer the most personal music streaming service. From data scientists to tech experts, artists & labels specialists to marketers, and even in-house music editors, our team is spreading the love for music to over 180 countries. Supporting local and international artists and bringing them closer to their fans is our mission - we believe music is about diversity, multiculturalism and togetherness. Ready to join the team? We're all ears.

Job Description

How about you? 

We are currently looking for an experienced Legal & Business Affairs Manager to join our Legal Team!

The team is responsible for providing legal support, advice and risk assessment to all teams. This comprises drafting and negotiation of all contracts relating to Deezer's commercial activities throughout the world and the support and follow-up of pre-litigation and litigation cases in that respect. 


What you will do:

  • Drafting and negotiating distribution, partnerships, acquisition of rights agreements both for Deezer's B2C and B2B activities
  • Securing compliance of the business with intellectual property, competition, privacy and consumer protection regulations
  • Providing legal advice and risk assessment to other teams

Qualifications

What we are looking for:

  • You have a Master’s Degree in IP/ITM
  • 7+ years experience in IP/ITM similar position, whether in a law firm or in-house
  • Strong understanding of tech, web and mobile environment
  • You’ve got good technical reflexes in order to facilitate team work
  • Strategic thinking with an entrepreneurial spirit
  • Driven and self-motivated with a can-do attitude
  • You are highly skilled in negotiation
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills both in English and French, ability to interact with third parties and cross-functional teams internally

Additional Information

Life @ Deezer HQ:

> Start-up environment with an at home vibe and outdoor space
> Kitchen stocked with free drinks and snacks daily
> Friday drinks & seasonal parties
> Gym access, plus yoga, pilates and boxing classes
> English and French language courses
> Hackathons & meetups

We are an equal opportunity employer