Job opening detail :
Contracts Manager
posted: May 10, 2022
Offered by:
HarperCollins Publishers
Benefits:
Health; Dental; 401K
Duration:
Full Time
Location:
New York, NY
Requirements:
HarperCollins Publishers is seeking a Contracts Manager to join its Contracts Department. This position is responsible for preparing contracts and amendments for imprints in the Trade and Audio publishing groups.

Responsibilities:

• Prepares and negotiates author contracts and other contracts as needed for Trade publishing groups.
• Prepares and negotiates agreements and amendments for the Audio publishing group.
• Reviews requests submitted by editors.
• Ensures effective operations by interfacing with Royalty, Publishing Operations, and Finance Departments.
• Interprets contract details to answer queries from internal personnel and third parties.
• Advise on author estate matters as required.
• Performs other tasks as needed.

Qualifications:

• A 4-year college degree, with 3-4 years of prior independent contracts drafting experience in the Contracts Department of a book publisher required
• Strong verbal, communication, drafting and negotiating skills
• Strong MS Office skills
• Excellent attention to detail with exceptional organizational ability
• Remote applicants considered
• Able to work independently and set priorities under pressure

HarperCollins Publishers is a company full of people who are passionate about books. When you apply for a position, we want to know why you want to work here, and why you are interested in the job. That’s why cover letters are strongly preferred.

HarperCollins Publishers is an equal opportunity employer.

To apply, please submit resume and cover letter on our website: https://careers-harpercollins.icims.com/jobs/4212/contracts-manager/job
About Our  
Company:
HarperCollins Publishers is the second largest consumer book publisher in the world, with operations in 17 countries. With 200 years of history and more than 120 branded imprints around the world, HarperCollins publishes approximately 10,000 new books every year in 16 languages, and has a print and digital catalog of more than 200,000 titles. Writing across dozens of genres, HarperCollins authors include winners of the Nobel Prize, the Pulitzer Prize, the National Book Award, the Newbery and Caldecott Medals and the Man Booker Prize. HarperCollins, headquartered in New York, is a subsidiary of News Corp (Nasdaq: NWS, NWSA; ASX: NWS, NWSLV) and can be visited online at corporate.HC.com.
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Instructions:
To apply, please submit resume and cover letter on our website: https://careers-harpercollins.icims.com/jobs/4212/contracts-manager/job
Job #:
33082
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