Hi, we’re Fever!
Fever is the leading entertainment discovery platform, with a mission to inspire people through experiences. We are looking for bar-raisers who want to work hard, have fun, and make history with us. Fever combines its marketplace and Secret Media Network (such as Secret London, Secret NYC, Secret Los Angeles, Madrid Secreto, Paris Secret) through technology to reach over 30 million people every single week. Fever has also rolled out Fever Originals, which are proprietary events in which we follow a data-driven content creation strategy, using analytics to understand audiences and develop new, unique experiences.
Fever is present in over 80 cities worldwide, in countries such as the UK, US, France, Brazil, Portugal, Australia, and Spain, and is always in the process of expanding to new markets. Fever is also backed by top-notch institutional investors, including Rakuten Capital, Accel, and Atresmedia. We have continued to disrupt the entertainment space during the pandemic, and launched the Stranger Things Drive Into — the largest event in the world in 2020!
ABOUT THE ROLE
As a Legal Counsel for IP and Media, you will report directly to the Lead Counsel. This is a frontline role that will require proactivity, autonomy, and drive. You will familiarise yourself closely with Fever’s mission and vision, structure, strategy, and objectives, and become the key IP advisor within a fast-paced company undergoing an ambitious international expansion.
You will be expected to perform the following work, across different jurisdictions:
Drafting and updating IP protection, compliance and risk management policies
Develop internal business-centric programs and processes to implement policies and facilitate business work
Advise executive management on strategies to protect and exploit new company intellectual property
Supervise preparation and prosecution of worldwide trademark applications and enforcement
Draft, review, and track IP-related agreements or clauses and media-related commercial agreements
Review and prepare responses to requests from third parties
Leverage on, manage, and coordinate external advice and support as necessary
Advise other team members on your area of expertise
Be flexible and ready to get hands on in legal matters outside of your area of expertise, including employment, contract and commercial
Prioritize your and others’ work
In order to be successful in this role, you will:
Be a barred lawyer, anywhere in the world
Speak fluent English with a command of legal English, with German fluency a plus
Have 5 or more years post-bar professional experience in the legal field
Have lived, worked, volunteered, or studied abroad in an internationally oriented position for a significant amount of time
Have an excellent academic record or experience in top-notch companies or top-tier law-firms
Possess strong technical skills, and demonstrable knowledge or experience in the field of Intellectual Property and Media, including copyright, moral rights, trademarks, fair dealing, in the US or a EU jurisdiction
Be an effective communicator who brings emotional intelligence to work
You can expect to join a group of diverse, hardworking team players, where a cultural fit is someone willing to stay humble and learn, and can work nimbly. We welcome applications with unusual backgrounds with the expectation that the applicant will have acquired hard or soft skills and maturity throughout their experiences.
This role is located in Fever’s HQ in Madrid, and although we can be flexible with the timing you will be expected to move there if you are living elsewhere.
Opportunity to have a real impact in a high-growth global category leader
40% discount on all Fever events and experiences
Work in a location in the heart of Madrid, with possible travel across our markets
Home-office friendly and flexible schedule
Responsibility from day one and professional and personal growth
Great work environment with a young, international team of talented people to work with!