HarperCollins Publishers

Royalty Clerk

Job Locations US-PA-Moosic


HarperCollins Publishers is seeking a Royalty Clerk. 


This position will be responsible for Subrights input and/or input of contractual information. This will require the ability to read and understand contracts and gain an in depth knowledge of the systems needed to complete each task.


  • Responsible for daily input and balancing of such input relative to respective area (i.e.) advances, contract information, and/or sub rights with equal level of proficiency in all areas.
  • Responsible for review of new pubs each cycle respective to area impacted (i.e.) advances, etc.
  • Handle divisional / author queries and related research.
  • Special projects as deemed necessary.
  • Works independently on a daily basis. Works with departmental supervisors, managers or director when necessary on projects.


  • High School Diploma or equivalent is required
  • Working knowledge of royalty and the royalty system preferred but not required
  • 1-3 years relevant experience
  • Ability to thrive in a high-volume, fast-paced work environment
  • Detail-oriented and highly organized
  • Friendly and Professional mannerisms
  • Proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel, & Outlook
  • Excellent Written & Verbal Communication Skills
  • Basic Math Skills
  • Customer Service Skills
  • Data Entry Skills
  • Ability to work overtime as needed


About the Company:


HarperCollins Publishers is the second largest consumer book publisher in the world, with operations in 17 countries. With 200 years of history and more than 120 branded imprints around the world, HarperCollins publishes approximately 10,000 new books every year in 16 languages, and has a print and digital catalog of more than 200,000 titles. Writing across dozens of genres, HarperCollins authors include winners of the Nobel Prize, the Pulitzer Prize, the National Book Award, the Newbery and Caldecott Medals and the Man Booker Prize. HarperCollins, headquartered in New York, is a subsidiary of News Corp (Nasdaq: NWS, NWSA; ASX: NWS, NWSLV) and can be visited online at corporate.HC.com.


HarperCollins Publishers is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


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