CBS Corporation Contracts Assistant in New York, New York

Contracts Assistant

REF#: 28528

CBS BUSINESS UNIT: Simon & Schuster

JOB TYPE: Full-Time Staff

JOB SCHEDULE: Full-Time

JOB LOCATION: New York, NY, US

ABOUT US:

Simon & Schuster, a part of CBS Corporation, is a global leader in the field of general interest publishing, dedicated to providing the best in fiction and nonfiction for consumers of all ages, across all printed, electronic, and audio formats. Its divisions include Simon & Schuster Adult Publishing, Simon & Schuster Children’s Publishing, Simon & Schuster Audio, Simon & Schuster Digital, and international companies in Australia, Canada, India and the United Kingdom.

DESCRIPTION:

The function of this particular Contracts Assistant’s position we now seek to fill, is to traffic, organize and coordinate all phases, from drafting to final execution, of the Subsidiary Rights agreements which we draft and vet, as well as for the author agreements for the Children’s division, a responsibility that we, the Subsidiary Rights Contracts group, will be undertaking. The position also requires contract research, filing, processing of license terminations, completing monthly reports and daily interaction with Rights Associates from three adult departments as well as the Rights and Editorial staffs of the Children’s group.

QUALIFICATIONS:

Previous experience in book publishing preferred.

EEO STATEMENT:

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled