Calling all Temps! A well-established publisher of fiction and non-fiction books is looking for a Temporary Contracts Assistant for 4-6 weeks to start immediately. You will be providing support for existing publishing agreements and sales of rights agreements by maintaining up-to-date, accurate records and filing systems of key terms. The role is full-time and works on a hybrid pattern (2 days in the London office).
Key tasks will include:
- maintaining contracts files and day-to-day files and records
- updating and distributing project listings
- producing contract summaries;
- reviewing publishing schedules and producing reports
- checking rights and obtaining permission from external sources
You will have experience of contracts and related administration within book publishing, knowing how to manage a CRM database and navigating Microsoft Office.
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.
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