Pearson Deputy Manager-Rights/Permissions in India
We are the world’s learning company with more than 20,000 employees operating in 70 countries. We combine world class educational content and assessment, powered by services and technology, to enable more effective teaching and personalized learning at scale. We believe that wherever learning flourishes so do people.
Primary Responsibilities includes managing the assigned publishing list ensuring rights compliance for improvement and efficiencies, increasing business engagement and working towards enabling content reuse and supporting our D2C strategy. The Role will also support any special projects as required and any new Rights and Permissions business strategy goals.
Key Responsibilities: -
Working with FL R&P Manager to work on rights clearances for US Higher Education products. Tasks include but not limited to CP creation, Pre-Assessment/Assessment, Sweeps etc
Monitoring/troubleshooting Status reports
Meeting with BU on project specific issues as required
Working on coordinating timely Escalations, and raising/tracking progress on issues, if any
Working with the vendors to successfully complete the assigned projects within budget and assigned milestones
Working with our preferred R&P vendors, managing all aspects of research, licensing and permissioning third-party assets from planning through to final delivery.
The Role will also support any special projects as required and any new Rights and Permissions business strategy goals.
Works closely with internal and external stakeholders
Expert in systems scope/functionality, rights strategies and goals, and familiar with project objectives as well as the roles and processes that impact rights, to optimize permission work for efficiency, outcomes, and quality.
Ensures all rights management milestones are fulfilled for projects over the entire content development/production workflow (initiate, plan, execute, control, close)
Develops and oversees project schedules and budgets.
Manages assets clearance as required. Negotiates where necessary with rights holders to obtain required rights to essential content
Works on the project lifecycle from inception to closure which includes Content Plan creation, Image research, Text assessment and clearances, Invoice processing and final QC before closeout
Manages QA measures, including audit of tasks/procedures and project/rights records, to achieve optimal performance and data integrity
Brings a can-do attitude that is solutions focused to work outside the box to present ideas on how current ways of working can be improved and how operational problems can be resolved.
Is a team player that can evangelize the services of R&P as a proactive business partner
Bachelor's Degree with a min of 4-6 years job experience
Prior knowledge of Rights and Permissions preferred
Strong decision making and problem-solving skills based on collecting and analyzing available, relevant, and reliable information, learning who to ask for opinions and input, and acting upon the analysis in a timely and effective manner
Strong leadership skills, including developing and maintaining constructive and cooperative working relationships with others
Strong organizational skills, with the ability to manage multiple complex programs with interrelated asset and timing dependencies
Takes initiative and leads change
Tech-savvy with an interest in learning new rights management systems and gaining expertise
Basic knowledge of office applications, particularly Microsoft
Learning is the most powerful force for change in the world. More than 20,000 Pearson employees deliver our products and services in nearly 200 countries, all working towards a common purpose – to help everyone achieve their potential through learning. We do that by providing high quality, digital content and learning experiences, as well as assessments and qualifications that help people build their skills and grow with the world around them. We are the world’s leading learning company. Learn more at pearsonplc.com.
Organization: Higher Education
Req ID: 4853