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Senior Contracts Executive

Do you have experience of foreign rights contracts and permissions? Are you keen to join a leading Children’s books publisher in London? This is a fantastic opportunity for a Senior Contracts Executive to take ownership of the day-to-day management of foreign rights agreements. This is a permanent full-time role available from August.

What you’ll be doing:

  • Issue and administer foreign rights contracts incl. co-edition and licensed rights in a timely manner
  • Handle related administration to ensure timely payment and correct allocation of income, maintaining up-to-date, accurate records and filing systems
  • Deal with internal and external contractual /copyright and rights queries
  • Monitor contract expiry dates and deal with reversions and/or renewals


What you’ll have:

  • Solid experience in contracts and permissions in publishing
  • Working knowledge of Excel, Word and, ideally, the Biblio system
  • Meticulous and numerate, with excellent organisation skills
  • Confident communicator, able to maintain relationships with the Foreign Rights and Exports teams, authors and illustrators


For further information, please apply online or email a CV and salary expectations to

Contact:        Karine Nicpon
Tel:               020 3574 4426


Atwood Tate embraces diversity and seeks to promote the benefits of diversity in all of our business activities and to develop a business culture that reflects that belief.  We welcome applications from all members of society irrespective of age, disability, sex, sexual orientation, colour, race, nationality, ethnic or national origin, religion or belief.


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Senior Contracts Executive

Atwood Tate, London
Full-time, Permanent
Children's Publishing, Publisher, Trade
Administration, Rights, Co-editions Rights & Permissions, Foreign Rights & Permissions, Licensing, Contracts
Salary description: 
available on request

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