Media Lawyer - Arabic speaker

Abu Dhabi Permanent AED550,954 - AED661,145
  • A major media company in the UAE is looking for an Arabic speaking media lawyer
  • Join forces with an eccentric and empowered team with a truly global workforce

About Our Client

My client is a media household name globally who operate as a coherent, performance driven business

Job Description

Provide legal expertise and advice on a number of legal areas such as commercial contracts, regulatory, employment, dispute resolution, and governance issues

Draft and negotiate programming and publishing contracts including rights acquisitions, content licenses, commissions, cast & crew agreements

Provide local and international know-how across the regional remit

Advise the senior legal team and other senior stakeholders on risk and regulatory changes

The Successful Applicant

Candidates who apply should meet all of the below criteria:

  • Law qualified and licensed under a relevant jurisdiction
  • Fluent Arabic speaker (ability to review contracts in Arabic)
  • Media experience: knowledge of media laws across multiple publication platforms
  • Middle East experience is advantageous

*candidates from all over the world are encouraged to apply for this vacancy provided they meet the language skills criteria

What's on Offer

Earn an attractive expat salary in a stable, global business with strong local ties. Live and work in Abu Dhabi where the sun doesn't stop shining and enjoy the lifestyle and family benefits that come with the city and employer

Denise Hasircioglu
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