Assistant: Literary Estates and Children's Books Translation Rights
Curtis Brown is one of the world’s leading literary and talent agencies. It has strategic alliances with agencies all over the world and a thriving partnership with world renowned US literary agents, ICM Books. Our Literary Agents represent many high-profile, international authors. Our Translation Rights Department works with the book agents of Curtis Brown UK, Curtis Brown Australia, The Gelfman Schneider Agency (NYC) and International Creative Management (NYC).
We’re seeking an assistant to provide support to our Literary Estates Agent and Children’s Books Agent (translation). Our ideal candidate would already be working for a literary agency or publisher in a junior administrative role or as an intern. We’d like someone with great organisational and communication skills, and preferably some basic rights experience; a voracious reader of great literature from the past with an interest in Young Adult and Children’s books. This job offers a solid grounding in rights-selling (UK, US and translation), working with backlist, and representing children’s books.
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