DISH Senior Corporate Counsel in New York, New York
Department Summary DISH is a Fortune 200 company with nearly $15 billion in annual revenue that continues to redefine the communications industry. Our legacy is innovation and a willingness to challenge the status quo, including reinventing ourselves. We disrupted the pay-TV industry in the mid-90s with the launch of the DISH satellite TV service, taking on some of the largest U.S. corporations in the process, and grew to be the fourth-largest pay-TV provider. We are doing it again with the launch of the first live, internet-delivered TV service – Sling TV, which bucks traditional pay-TV norms and gives consumers a truly new way to access and watch television. Now we have our sights set on upending the wireless industry. We have a bold sense of pride, adventure, and desire to win – it’s in our DNA. And we’re looking for people with boundless energy, intelligence, and an overwhelming need to achieve to join our team as we embark on the next chapter of our story. Opportunity is here. We are DISH. Job Duties and Responsibilities We are seeking a Corporate Counsel or Senior Corporate Counsel to provide legal support primarily for DISH TV and Sling TV Media Sales. Our Media Sales business line sells in-stream advertising on DISH TV’s and Sling TV’s pay TV services using cutting-edge platforms and technologies. This role is for a seasoned transactional attorney with experience in digital advertising, internet technologies, and cloud computing. Familiarity with data protection and consumer privacy issues is a plus. Primary responsibilities fall into the following categories: Negotiate and draft media sale agreements, ad tech agreements, and data exchanges with multiple players in the digital advertising ecosystem, including: advertisers and agencies, supply-side platforms (SSPs), data management platforms (DMPs), data analytics providers, ad exchanges, and device platforms Collaborate with internal specialists to address issues around intellectual property, data security, and consumer privacy Review and interpret agreements and company policies and appropriately communicate risks and recommendations to legal and business leaders Work closely with Media Sales business team to accomplish company goals and strategic objectives Assist with other responsibilities as needed Skills, Experience and Requirements Bachelors degree from a four-year college or university J.D. from an ABA-accredited law school Admitted to practice law in at least one state 5-10 years of full-time contract drafting experience with a large national or regional law firm or leading corporation Excellent communication, project management, organization, and multi-tasking skills A passion for the in-house practice of law, as well as media and technology A desire to work closely with our business teams on rolling out new technology, negotiating deals, and complying with existing agreements Energy, resourcefulness, and a demonstrated desire to achieve Salary Range Compensation: $161,500.00/Year - $247,000.00/Year Benefits From versatile health perks to new career opportunities, check out our benefits on our careers website. Employment is contingent on Successful completion of a pre-employment screen, which may include a drug test.