Counsel, Marketing Legal

Netflix, Los Angeles, California

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Duration: Full-Time

Netflix is the world's leading streaming entertainment service with 208 million paid memberships in over 190 countries enjoying TV series, documentaries and feature films across a wide variety of genres and languages. Members can watch as much as they want, anytime, anywhere, on any internet-connected screen. Members can play, pause and resume watching, all without commercials or commitments.

The Netflix Marketing Legal team is seeking a talented, passionate and experienced lawyer to support the marketing, marketing partnerships, publicity, awards and communications teams across our original film, documentary and kids & family slates. 

In this role, the successful candidate will help support a team of contract managers and work closely with cross functional legal teams, including IP, Business and Legal Affairs, Labor, Employment, Privacy and Litigation, to perform the following functions: review and clearance of marketing campaigns and activations; rights analysis including licensor, talent and third party rights and approvals; conduct risk assessments and provide advice on compliance with laws and regulatory matters; draft and negotiate marketing agreements including MSAs/SOWs, co-promotions with third party brands, and marketing production-related agreements; strategize and propose solutions for sticky legal challenges; and prepare and conduct trainings to help increase legal acumen across teams.  This role will report into Director - Marketing Legal and is based in Los Angeles, CA. The ideal candidate will be intellectually curious, demonstrate great initiative and be excited and inspired by the Netflix culture.


  • The successful candidate will have 6+ years of relevant experience as a lawyer working in marketing/advertising and entertainment. Applicants from law firms will be considered, however, in-house experience at an entertainment studio, media or production company and/or creative advertising agency is a plus. 

  • The successful candidate will also possess the following:

  • Ability to work autonomously and reliably within tight timeframes in a fast-paced, high-performance environment
  • Exceptional interpersonal and communication skills (both oral and written)
  • Strong analytical capabilities and ability to exercise sound judgment in the absence of perfect information
  • Ability to take initiative to identify and solve problems in a business-friendly and solutions-oriented manner
  • Ability to think strategically, commercially and practically
  • Excellent organizational and time management skills with an ability to multitask, prioritize and meet deadlines
  • Strategic interest and outlook
  • High degree of professional ethics and integrity
  • Flexibility to work across various projects and teams

About Netflix

Netflix is the world’s leading Internet television network with over 100 million members in over 190 countries enjoying more than 125 million hours of TV shows and movies per day, including original series, documentaries and feature films. Members can watch as much as they want, anytime, anywhere, on nearly any Internet-connected screen. Members can play, pause and resume watching, all without commercials or commitments.

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