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Industry:Book Publishing
Contract Type:Permanent Contract
Salary or training bursary: Competitive
Open to all
Apply by:14/05/2021 - 23:59

Licensing Executive

Ready to make the step into children's book publishing as a Licensing Executive?

Scholastic is the world’s largest publisher and distributor of children’s books, connecting educators and families through accessibility, engagement, and expertise. They are a leading provider of literacy curriculum, professional services, and classroom magazines, and a producer of educational and popular children’s media. Scholastic is currently in 115,000 schools, reaching 3.8 million educators, 54 million students, and 78 million parents/caregivers domestically.

Scholastic is currently recruiting a Licensing Executive in a full-time, permanent position based in Euston.


  • Gain hands-on experience in brand management with properties across TV, stage, magazine, merchandise and more
  • Be immersed in everything that makes these brands tick
  • Collating and contributing feedback
  • Liaising directly with the licensees and licensing partners
  • Alongside this, work with the licensed publishing list
  • Support teams across the business by creating accurate forecasts and financial reports
  • Provide information on contract terms
  • Assist the publisher with new acquisitions

Knowledge, skills, experience

  • You've already made a good start in your career either within licensing or another relevant business
  • You love the way that children and young people can engage with a licensed property to expand their understanding of the world
  • You're poised to make a move in the licensing industry but can't decide whether to try for a licensee or a licensor
  • Have a good head for numbers
  • Have strong Excel skills - you know a pivot table from a Lookup function
  • Impeccable grammar

We welcome and encourage applications from candidates who are under-represented in the creative industries.

Please note that the company reserves the right to withdraw this listing prior to the official closing date, therefore we recommend getting your applications in early.

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