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Contracts Specialist

$62,000- $75,000
Posted Jul 01
Full Time
Universal City, California

Company Description

We create world-class content, which we distribute across our portfolio of film, television, and streaming, and bring to life through our theme parks and consumer experiences. We own and operate leading entertainment and news brands, including NBC, NBC News, MSNBC, CNBC, NBC Sports, Telemundo, NBC Local Stations, Bravo, USA Network, and Peacock, our premium ad-supported streaming service. We produce and distribute premier filmed entertainment and programming through Universal Filmed Entertainment Group and Universal Studio Group, and have world-renowned theme parks and attractions through Universal Destinations & Experiences. NBCUniversal is a subsidiary of Comcast Corporation.

Here you can be your authentic self. As a company uniquely positioned to educate, entertain and empower through our platforms, Comcast NBCUniversal stands for including everyone. Our Diversity, Equity and Inclusion initiatives, coupled with our Corporate Social Responsibility work, is informed by our employees, audiences, park guests and the communities in which we live. We strive to foster a diverse, equitable and inclusive culture where our employees feel supported, embraced and heard. Together, we’ll continue to create and deliver content that reflects the current and ever-changing face of the world.

Job Description

NBCUniversal is looking for a detail-oriented, highly organized, and highly efficient individual to work within Universal Studio Group handling production-related agreements and issues, as well as other matters.


  • Draft, review, revise, and negotiate clearance agreements, location agreements, vendor agreements, equipment rental agreements, animal handler agreements, non-disclosure agreements, and other production-related agreements.
  • Provide timely and thoughtful advice on potential risks and issues.
  • Research and evaluate production issues.
  • Process and upload contracts and correspondence into group files and databases.
  • Participate in task forces to evaluate and establish new procedures to streamline workflow and enhance department productivity.
  • Coordinate with team on projects and priorities.



  • Bachelor’s degree
  • 2+ years of experience in a professional role requiring strong analytic and organizational skills and careful attention to detail
  • Demonstrated knowledge of legal terms and conditions relevant to the entertainment industry.

Desired Characteristics

  • Paralegal certificate preferred
  • Excellent communication (oral and written) and organizational skills.
  • Demonstrated ability with Adobe Acrobat; proficiency in Word, Excel and PowerPoint.
  • Ability to work independently, as well as collaboratively, with all levels of company personnel and with outside parties.
  • Demonstrated ability to process and analyze complex information.
  • Willingness to work late and on weekends on short notice if necessary.
  • Experience drafting production agreements and/or handling production related legal issues.
  • Sound business judgment and flexibility/adaptability to manage multiple time-sensitive matters, including appropriately prioritizing among them.
  • Paralegal or comparable experience.
  • Proven problem-solving skills.
  • Ability to maintain a positive attitude and flexibility in a fast-paced corporate business environment.

Hybrid : This position has been designated as hybrid, generally contributing from the office a minimum of three days per week.

This position is eligible for company sponsored benefits, including medical, dental and vision insurance, 401(k), paid leave, tuition reimbursement, and a variety of other discounts and perks. Learn more about the benefits offered by NBCUniversal by visiting the Benefits page of the Careers website. Salary range: $62,000 - $75,000.

Additional Information

NBCUniversal's policy is to provide equal employment opportunities to all applicants

and employees without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, gender identity or expression, age, national origin or ancestry, citizenship, disability, sexual orientation,

marital status, pregnancy, veteran status, membership in the uniformed services,

genetic information, or any other basis protected by applicable law.

NBCUniversal will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories,

or arrest or conviction records, in a manner consistent with relevant legal

requirements, including the City of Los Angeles' Fair Chance Initiative For Hiring

Ordinance, the Los Angeles County Fair Chance Ordinance for Employers, and the California Fair Chance Act, where applicable.

If you are a qualified individual with a disability or a disabled veteran, you have the

right to request a reasonable accommodation if you are unable or limited in your

ability to use or access as a result of your disability. You can

request reasonable accommodations by emailing