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Title
Contracts Manager
Employer
The Perseus Books Group
Location
Cambridge, MA or New York, NY
Date Posted
01/10/2012
Description
Job Description: Negotiate, draft, interpret and implement wide range of agreements (Author Agreements, Media Licenses, Digital Vendor Agreements, Distribution Agreements, UK reprints, etc.) for various imprints published by The Perseus Books Group.

Required: Must have a minimum of 4 years relevant experience in a legal/business affairs department in a Publishing or Entertainment/media company or law firm. Solid knowledge of and experience with wide range of publishing contracts, digital ebook vendor agreements, licensing, intellectual property and general publishing industry policy. Demonstrate an ability to handle drafting that involves creation of original language. Strong negotiation and legal drafting skills. Must be detail oriented, well-organized and able to function on an independent basis. Must be flexible, work well under pressure and able to multi-task, prioritize and meet responsibilities and deadlines. Must have excellent interpersonal skills. Demonstrate an ability to identify and creatively resolve complicated and sensitive problems. Superior general oral and written communication skills.

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