Legal Counsel Marketing and Commercial

New York Permanent USD165,000 - USD175,000 per year
  • Exciting role with global beauty company
  • Role will focus on advertising, commercial and marketing legal matters.

About Our Client

Our client is a global CPG beauty client.

Job Description

The Legal Counsel will report directly to the US Head of Legal and will be expected to:

  • Draft, review, and negotiate a wide range of commercial contracts including: commercial agreements influencer agreements, model agreements, retailer agreements, subscription service agreements, sponsorship agreements, software and SaaS agreements and competition terms and conditions
  • Advise and counsel internal clients in reference to the planning, buying, and placement of traditional, mobile, social, and digital media, as well as the execution of digital marketing and custom content integration programs
  • Review all review of global marketing and advertising assets for compliance with local law in North America, including the review of product packaging, social media assets, TV commercials, website copy, blog posts and marketing emails
  • Communicate issues to clients in a timely and effective manner

MPI does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, marital status, or based on an individual's status in any group or class protected by applicable federal, state or local law. MPI encourages applications from minorities, women, the disabled, protected veterans and all other qualified applicants.

The Successful Applicant


  • JD from a US ABA-accredited law school
  • Member of NY State Bar, in good standing
  • 3-5+ years of experience as a practicing Attorney with a focus on commercial contracts, advertising and marketing law
  • Significant commercial contract negotiation and drafting experience
  • Experience negotiating, drafting and managing compliance with talent agreements including for performers and social media influencers
  • Must have experience reviewing marketing materials from a legal standpoint
  • Ability to successfully partner with internal clients in order to achieve results
  • Proven ability to use strategic thinking and excellent business judgment to provide practical legal advice to senior management

Apply now to be considered within 24 hours of submitting your CV.

What's on Offer

  • Hybrid working environment
  • Excellent opportunity for growth
  • Exciting, high-growth company
  • EAP
  • Commuter Benefits
  • FSA
  • 401k
  • Excellent benefits, bonus and PTO
Jennifer Pettigrew
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Job summary

Sub Sector
Attorney - In-house
FMCG (Fast Moving Consumer Goods)
New York
Contract Type
Consultant name
Jennifer Pettigrew
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