Coordinator, Business & Legal Affairs The Orchard 47 reviews New York, NY

Full Job Description

The Coordinator, Business and Legal Affairs will administer various functions of the Business and Legal Affairs Department. This is a highly responsible administrative position that ultimately requires a broad base of knowledge throughout all facets of the music business. Candidate must be organized, detail-oriented and thorough, with the ability to manage and prioritize multiple projects at once. A general understanding of licensing, intellectual property and copyright law as it pertains to sound recordings and music publishing is a plus. Prior exposure to dealmaking and industry revenue flow is also appreciated. Strong written, verbal and analytical skills required.

What You’ll Do:
Process distribution deals; obtain and coordinate deal approvals and signatures; processing agreements and entering into Orchard’s proprietary dashboard.

Tracking expirations, options and takedowns for such deals.

Managing corporate record keeping and filings.

Drafting legal correspondence.

Drafting and processing ancillary client agreements.

Maintaining archives and calendars.

Providing general administrative support for the department.

Who You Are:
A Bachelor’s Degree

Two (2) years’ experience in a similar position and industry strongly preferred

What We Give You:
An opportunity to influence music on a global stage

A modern, diverse and creative work environment

An investment in your learning & development

A comprehensive and attractive benefits package including healthcare coverage, life insurance, generous leave policies, 401K + employer matching, Winter recess (Christmas through New Year’s), voluntary benefits, industry-leading mental health and fertility coverage, family resources and education financial assistance

About The Orchard

The Orchard is a leading music distribution company operating in 45 markets worldwide – distributing music from independent artists including Ozuna, Skepta, Jorja Smith, and Kelsea Ballerini. With cutting edge operations and an unparalleled global team, The Orchard partners with labels of all sizes to make their music and video available across hundreds of digital and physical retailers around the world. At The Orchard, the focus is to provide a comfortable, social and engaging environment to encourage productivity and creativity.

The Orchard is committed to providing equal employment opportunity for all persons regardless of age, disability, national origin, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, pregnancy, veteran or military status, genetic information or any other status protected by applicable federal, state, or local law.

Job Type: Full-time

1 day ago