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ROYALTY ACCOUNTANT

 

 

PFD is one of the leading literary agencies in London providing specialist expertise to its clients in all aspects of publishing and media.  PFD require a royalty accountant to start as soon as possible for a minimum 6-month contract to provide maternity cover with the possibility of a further extension to join a small team of professionals maintaining a wide range of client accounts, processing royalty payments and providing other support and analysis within the company.

 

 

Responsibilities:

 

  • Process royalties received and make payments to clients within strict operating timelines
  • Review and resolve client queries on a timely basis
  • Maintain accuracy of rights database systems for client details and contract amendments
  • Provide analytical support to Agents

 

 

Key skills/Experience

 

  • Existing experience of working with Bradbury Philips rights management software would be a significant advantage
  • Understanding of publishing royalty processes
  • Motivated self-starter and able to work well within a small team
  • Good communication skills and able to deal confidently and professionally with a range of high profile clients

 

 

Central London location. Please apply with your CV, cover letter and salary expectations to Fiona Petheram fpetheram@pfd.co.uk by 12th September.

 

Internships

PFD offers bright and energetic first-timers an opportunity to discover what agencies are all about. We run paid internship schemes within the Books department. All applicants must be a British citizen or have a valid work permit, which we are not able to organise on your behalf.

Please send your applications to Lucy Irvine at lirvine@pfd.co.uk.