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Rights Executive - Trade Publishing

We have a fantastic opportunity for a Rights Executive with this leading Trade publisher, working across a range of popular adult and children’s imprints, within their busy Rights dept. With your demonstrable experience within a publishing role, ideally Rights, this could be a tremendous opportunity for a Rights Assistant who is ready to take on more responsibility.

Reporting to the Rights Manager, you will be responsible for selling Rights across a range of popular titles, to translation publishers in the agreed territories.

Key duties include:

- Selling rights - a combination of working directly and working with co-agents
- Submitting titles to foreign language publishers
- Negotiating deals and drafting contracts
- Meeting business contacts at London and Frankfurt Book Fairs
- Processing royalty statements

A creative self-starter, you will be able to work well independently as well as collaboratively in a team. First class written and verbal communication skills are a must but foreign language skills are not necessary, but could be an advantage.

The company offers an excellent salary and benefits package with this position.

If you are ready for this responsibility and would like to find out more, please send your CV and a short cover note to



Rights Executive - Trade Publishing

Redwood, London
Full-time, Permanent
Rights, Foreign Rights
Salary description: 
Attractive salary and benefits package

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