Author Relations Manager

Berlin, Germany
Entertainment Creation – Author Relations
Full-Time
At Inkitt, we believe that every author should have an equal chance to succeed. Our mission is to discover hidden talents from all around the world and turn them into globally successful authors. On the Inkitt platform over 100,000 authors upload their manuscripts and 2 million readers can read them for free. The best stories are objectively selected based on reader engagement and published on our immersive reading app Galatea. Currently, our most successful author Sapir Englard, a 24 year old from Israel who uploaded her story to Inkitt in 2018 and her story is selling faster than Harry Potter on Galatea all around the world.

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We're a team of 60 hard-working, extremely talented, and highly dedicated entrepreneurs and artists who have raised $21m from Investors of Amazon, Google and Uber.
Join us to build the Disney of the 21st Century!

As a Talent Relationship Manager,  your mission is to make Galatea the friendliest publisher in the world by creating & maintaining close relationships with every Galatea author, coaching & supporting them through their story launches, and ensuring their copyright is protected.
   
The Role: 
-You will create and maintain great relationships with authors by ensuring their happiness and engagement through regular calls, feedback sessions etc.
-You will be in charge of signing new authors on a monthly basis.
-You will take ownership of on-boarding new authors through an effective and  efficient process.
-You will also be in charge of the automation of our royalties system by collaborating with our developers to ensure that payments are made in a timely manner. 
-You will also be in charge of reviewing books and checking for plagiarism, ensuring that any stories you find are readily removed. 


You:
-You have at least 2 years working experience in a relationship building role.
-You are great at networking, engaging with people and maintaining great relationships.
-You are an excellent communicator and have a great command of the English language.
-You possess great organisational and planning skills; schedules, prioritisation, and to-do lists are your ally!
-Ideally, you have worked and engaged with talent in the entertainment industry.
-Passion for books, writing and story-telling is a plus.
Furthermore, we offer you the following:

-We encourage your personal development and empower you to broaden your knowledge and skills across multiple departments!
-Valuable work which impacts our company from your first day onward.
-An open and empathic style of communication all the way up to the C-LevelA fast-paced environment.
-It’s never boring here! If you feel bored, tell us and we’ll make your life exciting again!
-Of course, we organize regular team events and incentives, and provide free fruit and dinner in our office.
-Unlimited credits for our Galatea App - for all you bookworms out there ;)