CBS Corporation Subrights Associate in New York, New York
CBS BUSINESS UNIT: Simon & Schuster
JOB TYPE: Full-Time Staff
JOB SCHEDULE: Full-Time
JOB LOCATION: New York, NY
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.
Negotiate licenses for first serial, book club, audio, large print, and international rights licenses for select titles from the Gallery/Pocket, Scribner and Touchstone imprints.
Submit proposals, manuscripts, galleys, and books with pitch letters to potential buyers. Provide licensees and potential licensees with marketing information, reviews, print formation, advance quotes, sales figures, etc., as well as final-stage materials from which to print.
Meet with potential buyers to go over sub rights lists and future titles for potential sales. Respond to acquisition questions from editorial colleagues and supply comments on salability of proposed projects. Oversee timely flow of contracts; follow up on past due monies and overdue contracts.
Prior experience in book publishing required
Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled