Rights Assistant

Location
New York
Posted
Oct 28, 2009
Closes
Nov 27, 2009
Contact
CR RACM
Category
Publishing
Duration
Full Time
HarperMedia seeks a rights assistant to support the HarperMedia group. Under moderate supervision the rights assistant will:

Works closely with assistant rights manager to research acquire rights for audio and electronic book formats.
Acts as liaison between production and editorial departments.

Drafts correspondence and screen and sort mail; makes travel arrangements and appointments; maintains and updates files and records; answers telephones and takes messages as needed.

Reviews contracts and amendments for information pertaining to the audio and e-book process.

College-level understanding and use of English language; be extremely detail-oriented, well-organized and able to set priorities under pressure. Should be interested in audio and e-book formats. Must work well with others. Proficiency in Microsoft Excel and familiarity with Microsoft Access a plus. Must possess college degree or equivalent work experience.

Position runs through June 30, 2010.

To apply please email resume, cover letter, and salary requirements to jobs@harpercollins.com with the subject line CR-RACM.


To apply please email resume, cover letter, and salary requirements to jobs@harpercollins.com with the subject line CR-RACM.

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