Subsidiary Rights Analyst, Royalties

Finance New York, New York


Hachette Book Group is seeking a subsidiary rights analyst who will be a key part of the team that handles income and questions related to the subsidiary rights accounts at HBG for both foreign and domestic licensees.
Please note: this role will be based in our New York Office in a hybrid model.
  • Identify and post subsidiary rights income
  • Research and correspond with outside partners regarding payments received
  • Support subrights accountant on monthly reconciliation of subsidiary rights accounts
  • Act as a point person for subright reviews for biannual payout review
  • Review contracts and royalty statements for one publishing imprint
  • Able to grasp new systems and procedures quickly and accurately
  • Advanced knowledge of Excel (macros, lookup functions, etc.) and familiarity with other MS Office programs
  • Four-year college degree or equivalent work experience required
  • One year of relevant work experience, internship, or school related co-op experience, prior publishing experience a plus but not required
  • Excellent organizational skills with the ability to multi-task, prioritize and manage time effectively while also ensuring accuracy of work through attention to detail
  • Strong communication skills (verbal and written) with the aptitude to communicate effectively in both individual and group settings regardless of audience
  • Must be results driven and take appropriate steps to achieve goals while taking ownership of situations as needed
  • Proven ability to deliver timely, accurate work product and demonstrate good follow up and follow through
How to apply:
In order to be considered, please submit both a resume AND cover letter.
As a leading book publisher, we believe that including and representing diverse voices in all aspects of our business is fundamental to what we do. Our publishing programs must reflect the broad range of backgrounds, experiences, political views and ideas that shape our society and publish books for all readers.
Hachette Book Group provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.
The compensation for this position is $47,500. Salary can vary based on a number of factors including skills, experience, and location — talk with your recruiter to learn more. There may be times that you will be required (or requested) to work overtime due to the nature of your role or exceptional workload issues or special projects.
The following benefits are offered by the company: medical, dental, vision, basic and supplemental life, short-term and long-term disability, accidental death and dismemberment, critical illness, hospital indemnity, long-term care, health and dependent care FSA, commuter benefit plan, employee assistance program, tuition reimbursement, travel assistance, 401(k), discretionary bonus program, PTO (15 vacation days, 3 personal days, 10 holidays and generous sick leave) and group discounts on auto and home insurance and legal services. Eligibility requirements apply to some benefits and may depend on your job classification, hours worked and length of employment. Benefits are subject to change and may be subject to specific elections, plan, or program terms.