In-House Legal Counsel (m/f) – specialist in European media law and intellectual property

Job offer with ARTE GEIE in Strasbourg

As part of its European development strategy and thanks to a European co-financing, ARTE is rolling out its digital offer across Europe and forging new partnerships. To accompany this European drive, ARTE seeks to recruit an in-house legal counsel.

Your duties

  • Provide legal advice on opportunities to roll out ARTE’s digital offer across Europe beyond France and Germany.
  • Provide a legal framework for negotiations with European partners and operators and draw up the contracts.
  • Monitor legislative developments in Europe in the fields of media and intellectual property.

Your strengths

  • When dealing with new situations, you come up with innovative solutions.
  • You are committed and able to work independently. You take the initiative.
  • You communicate perfectly, both orally and in writing; your legal briefing notes are accurate and concise.
  • You have a team spirit and are able to work with people from a wide range of backgrounds.

Your profile

  • Master 2 in Law with a specialisation in Intellectual Property Law.
  • Professional experience in the audiovisual sector, for example with a media company or an operator, preferably in a European or international context.
  • Fluency in French, German and English; an additional language would be a plus.

ARTE in Strasbourg offers you:

An 18-month full-time fixed term contract, to be filled as soon as possible, within the Legal Department and the European Development Department.

Interested? Send us your CV and cover letter by 29 March 2023 at the latest.


ARTE GEIE has an active policy of welcoming people with disabilities. Applications will be considered with this principle in mind.

The French and German versions of the recruitment notice can be found at


2nd March 2023