Contracts Manager (Ada, Michigan)

About this position:

Baker Publishing Group seeks an organized, detail-oriented individual to draft and negotiate publishing agreements with authors, illustrators, and agents, and to be a resource for legal issues including trademark and copyright. Responsibilities will also include ensuring consistency of contract terms with company policies and goals, maintaining and updating the boilerplate contracts, maintaining a digital repository of contracts, and advising on permission issues.

Qualifications:

The ideal candidate will have excellent organizational skills, meticulous attention to detail, the ability to communicate effectively, and the ability to work both independently and collaboratively. A minimum of 5 years work experience is required.

Compensation and Benefits:

Commensurate with qualifications and experience. As a full-time position, benefits offered include health, dental, vision, group life insurance, short- and long-term disability insurance, paid time off, 401(k) after three months, and others.

To apply:

Send cover letter and resume as email attachments to jobopenings@BakerPublishingGroup.com, including the words “Contracts Manager” in the subject line. Alternately, mail these materials to the attention of “Human Resources/Contracts Manager” at Baker Publishing Group, 6030 E Fulton, Ada, MI 49301.

Baker Publishing Group is an Equal Opportunity Employer.