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.


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, 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.