Contracts Administrator vacancy

Contracts Administrator vacancy

Music Sales is looking for an enthusiastic team player, working directly with the Managing Director of its UK Rights Division, to play an important role in key areas of contractual and rights administration.

The role is ideal for someone looking to make the step up from a first job within the publishing or general music rights sector, but some direct experience of working with contracts and music copyright is essential. The role involves direct contact with writers and customers as well as many different departments internally and will be responsible for the following key areas:

· Drafting and negotiating where appropriate various forms of contracts including amongst others commissioning agreements, text licences and single song assignments;

· Monitoring the implementation of such agreements via liaison with internal Promotion, Copyright and Editorial Departments.

The successful candidate will in addition be comfortable working with a range of musical genres, (especially classical and media), have a good working knowledge of Microsoft Excel, pay high level attention to detail and to deadlines. Good communication skills are essential to ensure positive customer and internal relationships.

For application details and further information about this position please email:

Closing date for application: 12 noon on 24th November 2014