Your roleThis opportunity includes challenges that will exceed the expectations of applicants with an entrepreneurial mentality who have a passion for business administration.
The ideal candidate does not require a legal background or education.As a Senior specialist, business law, your primary role is to execute and support all functions (administration, bookkeeping, client relations) of the Canadian Claimants Group (CCG), which operates like a small business tasked with claiming cable retransmission royalties paid by American cable systems for the distant retransmission of distant free-over-the-air Canadian broadcast signals in the northern United States.
Working as part of a small team, you will communicate regularly with external clients (producers / syndicators, distributors, broadcasters, third party representatives) and suppliers (bank, external lawyers), and support them across complex tasks and sophisticated issues.
You will file an annual claim for U.S. cable retransmission royalties on behalf of CBC and others. You will create, develop and maintain detailed records of all transactions relating to the CCG (banking / bookkeeping, communications, procedures, and distributions) in compliance with accounting principles, departmental and industry practices.
You will routinely deal with external lawyers in different proceedings. You will support existing member relations and pursue potential members.
You will also fulfil responsibilities pertinent to CBC’s affiliation with other national and international collectives, and research new rights revenue opportunities.
Additionally, you will perform administrative tasks to support the team and its role within the CBC.Below are the challenges you will need to meet during your first six (6) months on the job :
We are looking for a candidate with the following :
Candidates may be subject to skills and knowledge testing.