London - Central




Business Affairs Executive – S4856
A leading creative agency is looking for an experienced Business Affairs Executive to join their busy, close knit team.

Candidates must have worked in an agency environment and have solid knowledge of TV admin.

PLEASE NOTE: This role was unfilled before the lock-down, and we expect the client to reactivate the search when things eventually get back to normal. 

If you would like to be considered at that point, then please feel to read on and submit your details if the role seems a good fit for you.........


Our client is a global creative agency which boasts a wide portfolio of well known household brands.



The overall aim of the role is to ensure all creative content is compliant and sent to the market place correctly.


Responsibilities include:

  • Being a key point of contact for internal and external inquiries from allocated clients
  • Advising internal teams on clearance, copy issues, restrictions, etc.
  • Checking scripts, contracts, drafting and negotiating talent agreements
  • Liaising with Clearcast, CAA, ARPP for script and film approvals
  • Liaising with production partners and digital delivery services.




With significant experience working within a business affairs role within an advertising agency environment, you must have a solid knowledge of TV admin, Clearcast clearance and submissions, and talent and usage agreements.


You will need a knowledge of the advertising codes for compliance and script clearance; rights management/licensing and talent agreements.


Finally, you should have a strong eye for detail and be comfortable dealing with tight deadlines.


An attractive salary is available to the successful candidate.


If your skills & experience fit the above requirements and you would like to take the next step, please apply online attaching your CV in WORD format.

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