Are you looking for a new challenge in a fast-paced, innovative company? Come to make history with Amazon’s legal department. Amazon is a leader in global e-commerce, and our innovative content and devices change the way people find, discover and buy products and services.
We are looking for a talented lawyer to support our rapidly growing and evolving digital video business. Our work is intellectually challenging, exciting and fast-paced. Developing innovative solutions to novel legal questions is part of our daily business. You will serve as a lawyer responsible for counseling the business on a broad range of commercial and regulatory matters and structuring, drafting and negotiating commercial licensing agreements for the distribution of digital video on the Amazon video service. You will provide day-to-day advice in a wide range of legal areas, including digital media, consumer products, marketing, commercial contracts and regulatory compliance. You will be part of the legal team that supports our growing digital and devices business throughout Europe.
The position is based in London but some travel may be required.
Fully qualified lawyer with outstanding academic qualifications
Minimum 4 years post-qualification legal experience with at least two years in an international law firm, ideally with some experience supporting commercial transactions, licensing or other intellectual property work
Minimum 2 years post-qualification legal experience working in Australia
International degree (LL.M.)
Excellent interpersonal and communication skills and the ability to act as a business partner to our business teams
Outstanding legal and business judgment
Proven ability to deal with ambiguity and to work well with all levels of employees and management
Proven ability to work independently in a fast paced environment
The ability to function as part of a European and global legal team and autonomously when required
Excellent English skills are a must
Amazon is an Equal Opportunity-Affirmative Action Employer – Minority / Female / Disability / Veteran / Gender Identity / Sexual Orientation.
Open for application from 16 February until 19 of March 2018