Legal Specialist, Technology, Distribution

Company Description

Welcome to Peacock, the dynamic streaming service from NBCUniversal. Here you’ll find more than a job. You’ll find a fast-paced, high-flying team for unique birds that want to be at the epicenter of technology, sports, news, tv, movies and more. Our flock works hard to connect people to what they love, each other and the world around them by creating shared experiences through culture-defining entertainment.

As a company, we embrace the power of difference. Our team is committed to creating an organization that champions diversity and inclusivity for all by curating content and a workforce that represents the world around us. We continue to challenge ourselves and the industry by being customer-centric, data-driven creatures of innovation. At Peacock, we are determined to forge the next frontier of streaming through creativity, teamwork, and talent.

Job Description

The Technology, Distribution and Product group within the Peacock legal team provides support to various Peacock business units (e.g., Product, Technology, Decision Sciences, Partnerships, Marketing) including procuring technology-based products and services for the Peacock platform, identifying and advising on risks in product design and execution, and reviewing distribution and promotional engagements.

Join us if you would like to be a part of this exciting experience.


Responsibilities include:

  • Manage and organize legal contracting process from deal initiation to execution and filing and provide first-level support for client questions. Track key dates of executed deals (e.g., renewals and expirations) and escalate as appropriate.
  • Work with Peacock privacy legal and cybersecurity teams to identify and address data sharing, collection and use in Peacock transactions and use cases.
  • Manage, track and follow up on status of contractual, legal and technical requirements across the business.
  • Develop and distribute training and guidance materials.
  • Assist with various technology, distribution and product team projects and perform other program-related duties as needed.


  • Either (i) a Bachelor’s Degree, plus a minimum of 2 years of experience in a professional role at a law firm or in the area of digital media or technology requiring contract analysis, organizational skills and attention to detail, or (ii) a Juris Doctorate Degree.
  • Experience with contracts and legal issues
  • Excellent written and verbal communications skills, as well as solid interpersonal skills
  • Excellent computer skills (including Microsoft Word, internet sources, and ability to master many NBCU applications)
  • Interested candidates must submit a resume/CV online to be considered and must be willing to submit transcripts.
  • Must have unrestricted authorization to work in the United States.
  • Must be willing to work in New York, NY or Los Angeles, CA.

Additional Requirements:

  • 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 in a manner consistent with relevant legal requirements, including the City of Los Angeles Fair Chance Initiative For Hiring Ordinance, where applicable.

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