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Rights Manager

We have a dynamic new opportunity of a Rights Manager which has arisen at a well-established independent trade publisher of highly illustrated books and co-editions. They are looking for someone to execute and support the Director with the special sales and foreign rights deals. The role will be based in the company's London office.

The role will include:

  • Sourcing and building relationships with potential customers
  • Compiling materials for presentations and pitching titles
  • Conducting negotiation on deals and costings
  • Setting out new objectives
  • Building effective sales strategies
  • Keeping track of sales data/reports and managing the company's database
  • Attending meetings and conferences, including international events

You will ideally have experience working in foreign rights and with co-editions and/or illustrated books. Our client is looking for someone who is responsive and commercially astute with a successful sales record. Knowledge of any languages would also be desirable.

For a full description of the role, please send your CV with a brief paragraph outlining your relevant skills.

Closing Date: Early applications may be prioritised.

** Inspired Search & Selection are a publishing recruitment specialist who operate an Equal Opportunities policy. We treat all employees and job applicants fairly and equally regardless of their sex, sexual orientation, marital status, race, colour, nationality, ethnic or national origin, religion, age, disability or union membership status.

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Rights Manager

Full-time, Permanent
Publisher, Trade
Co-editions Rights & Permissions, Foreign Rights, Foreign Rights & Permissions, Rights, Special Sales, Sales, Publishing, Trade

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