Music Industry Job Board (February 12, 2018)

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Administrative Services Analyst (BMI – Nashville)

Responsible for performing various administrative tasks, resolving counterclaims, administering departmental mailboxes and fulfilling various ad hoc requests in order to achieve departmental goals and provide excellent customer service to internal and external customers.

Online Music Store Product & Content Manager (Riff City Guitar – Saint Joseph, MN)

Riff City Guitar is seeking a new team member to support the rapid growth of our online store. Preferred candidates will have personal experience with – or a good knowledge of – guitars and other musical instruments. Graphic design skills will also be a plus.

The position will be focused on adding, organizing and updating products to the website and other channels but as we grow, many new aspects of the job will present themselves. We always look for adaptable people who like to learn new things. The new hire will also be an integral part of the marketing team and will be assigned marketing tasks including SEO support, research, and exploration of new ideas.

Music Editor (Amazon – Seattle)

Amazon Music is looking for a creative and organized social media manager and writer to create, record, and post content for all Amazon Music social platforms and craft homepage, email, and other editorial copy. The music editor will collaborate with leaders across Amazon Music’s editorial, engagement, marketing and label relations teams to conceive and execute thoughtful, innovative, and on-brand copy.

Coordinator, Brand Marketing (Superfly – NYC)

We’re seeking a talented, multi-faceted brand marketing professional to help support our growing Brand Marketing team. The ideal candidate will be organized, efficient and a passionate relationship builder comfortable working in a fluid and dynamic team environment. The Coordinator’s main responsibility will be to provide day-to-day support to the Brand Marketing team including marketing/campaign calendar management, research and reporting, oversight of timelines, assets, deliverables as well as organizing budgets and invoicing. In addition to these key responsibilities, this role will include administrative tasks including managing team calendars, travel and events. We seek someone who is passionate about marketing, focused, well organized, creative, and able to continually prioritize and balance multiple projects. The ideal candidate has at least one year of experience as a coordinator with knowledge in brand marketing, although entry level with a great attitude and strong work ethic will be considered.

Product Analyst, Music (Gracenote – Emeryville, CA)

Our team seeks someone passionate about data to join us as a Product Analyst. Product Analysts knows our data inside and out and leverages this knowledge and tools to improve product performance, quality and end consumer experience. The ideal candidate is proactive to identify product issues, analytical to identify patterns, data-driven to drive decisions and will work across closely with Product Managers, Content, and Engineering.

Manager, Music Licensing (Sony Pictures – Culver City, CA)

An exciting opportunity to join a dynamic team in the Music Affairs department at Sony Pictures Entertainment as the Manager of Music Licensing. As part of the Music Licensing team within Music Affairs, the Manager of Music Licensing works collaboratively with and supports the worldwide marketing division’s music and audio needs across all of their visual trailers, TV spots, digital media, etc. Reviewing and charting cue sheets, identifying songs and audio that require clearance, research master and publishing rights holders with major and independent record labels and music publishers, seek obtain and negotiate the necessary approvals. Identify original pieces of music and custom audio commissioned for SPE’s marketing campaigns and negotiate the appropriate Work For Hire agreements securing SPE’s ownership. With an understanding of Performing Rights Organizations, Music Publishers, definition of Public Domain, split territories coupled with knowledge of people and contacts in the industry to swiftly pursue and secure all rights necessary for the use of 3rd party music and audio. Be able and enthusiastic to offer solutions when confronted with the unavailability of a recording for creative or financial reasons. Assignment of various projects on a project-by-project basis to find opportunities of efficiency, financial savings and contribute to the teams’ goal of possible revenue generation with SPE’s owned and controlled music and audio in visual media. Recent worldwide campaigns rich with music and audio include Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle, Spider-Man Homecoming, Blade Runner 2049, Baby Driver and T2: Trainspotting.

A&R Brand Representative (Wealth Nation – Atlanta, GA)

A&R Brand Representative is responsible for successfully identifying, recruiting, and developing new talent in the music industry on behalf of the company to advance talent career. A&R will act as an executive liaison between the artist, management, promoters, marketing, label, and other professionals involved in artist project management. The A&R Brand rep position requires a good hear for music, production, style, and eye for unique artistic presentation in the market. A&R Branding Rep should be highly self-motivated, organized, able to travel, willing to learn and possess a strong work ethic and desire to be successful in the music business.

Product Manager, Dolby Music (Dolby – San Francisco, CA)

Be part of a new business organization based in San Francisco, working on a high impact strategic programs that operates in an internal start-up environment. As Product Manager, you will be responsible for the definition, development, management, sustaining and execution of advanced Dolby products designed to bring awe-inspiring music to DJs, nightclubs and other electronic music venues. You’ll work closely with Engineering, Design, Content Services, and other stakeholders to create best-in-class products, taking market and customer requirements and delivering on-time products that contain significant, meaningful innovations. You will own the product requirements document, lead product development to meet feature, schedule and be responsible for the product, or product line, and updates during its time in-market. The Product Managers job also includes ensuring that the product supports the Dolby Music teams overall vision, strategy and goals.

In this role, you will report directly to the Director of Dolby Music working side by side with the Live Music Experience Team & Product Engineering.

Senior Accountant, Music Industry (Robert Half Finance & Accounting – Nashville, TN)

Senior Accountant wanted for an International Music Industry Firm! Up to $70k plus bonus! My music industry client with a growing footprint in Nashville, TN, is looking for a Senior Accountant to join their team. This is hands down one of the best places to work in Nashville with exceptional amenities, work-life balance, culture and growth potential.

Analyst (Networked Insights – Chicago, IL)

Networked Insights is looking for an Analyst to join our talented Taxonomy Team. The Taxonomy Team are stewards of NI’s proprietary Classification Taxonomy, a highly structured collection of over 25,000 classifiers that serve as the foundation of NI’s products and analytics.

An emphasis for the taxonomy Analyst is defining, testing, and maintaining NI’s Syndicated Interest Dictionaries: finely-tuned classifiers that comprise a database of conversational topics and consumer affinities in the areas of brands, movies, tv shows, celebrities, music artists, athletes, sports teams, video games, and more. Our interest dictionaries are continually refined and refreshed to ensure the most relevant topics are captured for analysis.

In this role you will work closely with other members of the Taxonomy Team as well as Customer Success, Product, and Engineering teams. Networked Insights colleagues rely on each other in an environment of energy, innovation, hard work, collaboration, and good humor.

Pop/Rock Warner Music U Rep (WMG – NYC)

Warner Music U is constantly looking for influential college students, with a deep passion for music, to join our team and promote some of today’s hottest artists and music.

Lead Counsel, Music Licensing (Facebook – Menlo Park, CA)

This position will partner closely with internal business counterparts to negotiate and deliver partnerships with record companies, music publishers and other stakeholders across the music industry. The role will focus on North America, as part of a global strategy, and is based in Menlo Park, CA. Responsibilities

  • Support Facebook’s biz dev team in executing our music licensing strategy across labels, publishers, and PROs
  • Negotiate and draft partnership agreements with music industry stakeholders in North America
  • Direct outside licensing counsel
  • Coordinate with product and engineering teams in connection with product development related to licensing
  • Collaborate with other members of the legal team to ensure business needs are met

Radio Promotion Coordinator (Disney Music Group – Burbank, CA)

We have an exciting opportunity for a Promotion Coordinator at Disney Music Group in Burbank, CA. This position is with Hollywood Records, Inc., an equal opportunity employer

  • BA/BS Degree or equivalent work experience
  • Previous experience in radio promotions or music industry
  • Proficiency in Adobe Creative Suite (InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator), Keynote, Mac OS and Microsoft Office
  • Ability to multi-task and prioritize in fast paced environment
  • Strong visual aesthetic and eye for design
  • Well-versed in digital media and social media
  • Strong writing and communication skills
  • Stellar interpersonal skills; internal and external relationships are crucial
  • Prior knowledge of Mediabase and Nielsen Soundscan is preferred

CRM Specialist (UMG – Hollywood, CA)

As the CRM Specialist you are responsible for operating direct messaging programs on behalf of UMG, its labels, and its artists. This includes creating targeted audience segments, advising on communication strategies, and building and deploying campaigns that drive meaningful value through fan engagement and sales.

Associate Talent Manager (CGEM – Los Angeles)

CGEM Associate Talent Managers (ATM’s) assist in the overall career development of our stars. ATM’s seek out new clients, correspond and handle interviews, answer email and phone calls daily, offer innovative and creative guidance, as well as seek out new casting auditions for our talent. ATM’s protect the interest of our stars through strategic daily marketing and maintaining proper confidentiality.

Product Manager, YouTube (Google – San Bruno, CA)

As part of the Product Management team, you bridge the technical and business worlds as you design services that our customers love. You’ll work with Googlers from Engineering, Sales, Marketing, and Finance, to name just a few. You have a bias toward action and can break down complex problems into steps that drive product development at Google speed. As a Product Manager, you will be part of shaping Google’s next moonshot.

YouTube has grown into a community used by over 1 billion people across the globe to access information, share video, and shape culture. The YouTube team helps budding creators build careers, creates products like YouTube Kids, YouTube Music, and YouTube Gaming, and engages communities around shared passions and global conversations. Together, we empower the world to create, broadcast and share.

Associate User Experience Researcher (Sony Music – NYC)

As a User Experience Researcher at The Orchard, you will help the product design team understand what experiences for our labels are intuitive and accessible, creating a best-in-class experience. You will dig into what our customers need from our products by exploring their behaviors and motivations while working with Product Designers, Product Managers and Engineers to inform the development of key features through research. You will be involved in all stages of the product development, delivering oral, written and visual presentations about our research findings, as well as contribute to the identification of product and user requirements.

Coordinator, Rights Management (Sony Music – NYC)

As a Rights Management Coordinator, you’re impeccably accurate and detail-oriented while still able to manage multiple deadlines and prioritize appropriately. You’re able to proactively pinpoint and report on issues that arise pertaining to your daily tasks and would love to become familiar with YouTube’s CMS and other streaming platforms. You’re numbers-focused, with a keen eye for data and an appreciation for a spreadsheet. You’re driven, enthusiastic about joining a team where collaboration is key, and want to be part of a company at the forefront of the music and digital space.

Director of Content (Omnicom Media Group – NYC)

We are currently looking for a Content Director for The Content Collective in New York, NY. This person will be responsible for working with the Group Director and team to develop the content strategy and manage client relationships, leveraging and maximizing all media investment to create custom media and content opportunities.

Product Marketing Manager (Line 6 – Calabasas, CA)

A key contributor in the Marketing Department, the Product Marketing Manager is responsible for defining the end-user marketing strategy, product positioning, go-to-market messaging, sustaining marketing strategies, and collaborating within a cross-functional team on the execution of those strategies. The Product Marketing Manager is the strategic bridge between Products, Marketing, and Sales.

Strategic planning by the Product Marketing Manager will inform the functional planning and execution of marketing programs by Creative Services, Channel Marketing, Artist Relations, Media Buying, Demand Gen, and Social Media management. The Product Marketing Manager will also be an important stakeholder in the generation of content for social media, web production, advertising, email, artist relations targeting, dealer collateral, content marketing, video and multi-media, co-op marketing initiatives, live demos, events and training presentations.

The Product Marketing Manager role is highly collaborative with the product development group and works shoulder to shoulder with the Product Owner from a very early stage in a product’s development, through launch, all the way to the end of its life. As the ‘voice of the customer’, they provide both a reality check and sounding board. Success in this position will be highly dependent on the ability to foster alignment of internal perspectives (Products, Marketing, Sales) with market realities — in both the dealer and consumer arenas — as well as with current marketing trends and best practices.


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Production Coordinator (WMG – NYC)

The Production Coordinator is a key part of the team and is responsible for data flow management, basic administration of Salesforce Marketing Cloud, and general support for the web and email team. You will be involved with campaigns that will reach millions of music fans around the world and contribute to the success of some of the best and biggest artists. You’ll work with a talented and data-driven team of Project Managers, Digital Designers, UX Designers, Developers, CRM Managers, Email Production Specialists, and Digital Marketers. If you love music, technology, and the internet, this job is for you.

Creative Strategist (Soundcloud – NYC)

You’ll work in close collaboration with the Brand Revenue team (Sales & Account Management) and interface in a cross-functional capacity on a number of projects with Creative Services, Content and Legal to create engaging brand partner solutions. In this combination strategy and design role, you to take ownership of each project from the early pre-sales strategy and ideation phase and see it through to the campaign’s final execution. In addition, you’ll be driving the communication of the Brand Revenue team’s needs and expectations across other product and content stakeholders.

Head of Music and Voice (PHMG – Dallas, TX)

The Head of Music and Voice is a unique role that requires an exacting combination of commercial ingenuity and artistic flair. With previous experience in the creative music industry or in an advertising agency, you’ll equally balance the needs of the business, the client, and the creative talent. And as a true people person, you’ll have the innate ability to liaise with people at all levels – as well as the confidence to present to leading company figures.

This role represents a unique opportunity to spearhead the success of the Brand-Sound™product in the US, and expand the Music and Voice team in this territory. Therefore, it offers strong potential for movement into management so experience in this field would be desirable.

Music Partner Operations Lead (Facebook – NYC)

We are seeking a Music Partner Operations Lead to manage technical operations and global product support functions for music publishers. Candidates will have extensive operational experience with publishers and performing rights organizations including rights management, reporting, data reconciliation, and development of supporting systems. They will also be data-driven and flexible to frequent changes. They are expected to think creatively about ambiguous issues and are passionate about problem-solving. They will also be able to work successfully across teams and regions.

In-Game DJ/Music Coordinator (Tampa Bay Rays – St. Peterburg, FL)

This person will be responsible for selecting and playing music for Tampa Bay Rays home games, including; during batting practice, pre-game, in between innings, and postgame.

Music Producer (JAABU Music Group – Chicago, IL)

We are looking for a great music producer with a specific talent for pop music. The right candidate will have:

  • Talent within the pop music genre
  • An ability to deliver high-quality assets with 24-hour turnaround time or less
  • A demonstrated ability to compose, produce, mix, and master their own work
  • Excellent communication skills
  • An ability to embrace constructive feedback
  • Located in Chicago
  • Singing/songwriting abilities are a plus, but not required.

To apply, please submit a cover letter detailing your interest in JAABU Music Group, as well as a demo reel.

Production Assistant, Ravinia’s Steans Music Institute (Ravinia Festival – Highland Park, IL)

Production Assistant is a time-intensive position including work during nights and weekends. This position reports to the Administrative Director of the Institute and works closely with the Operations Manager and all other RSMI staff to perform all aspects of Ravinia’s Steans Music Institute’s daily operations.

Marketing Manager (Amazon Music – Seattle, WA)

Our team is focused on building a personalized, curated, and seamless music experience. We want to help our customers discover up-and-coming artists, while also having access to their favorite established musicians. We build systems that are distributed on a large scale, spanning our music apps, web player, and voice-forward audio engagement on mobile and Amazon Echo devices, powered by Alexa to support our customer base. Amazon Music offerings are available in countries around the world, and our applications support our mission of delivering music to customers in new and exciting ways that enhance their day-to-day lives.

As a Marketing Manager for Amazon Music Canada and Rest of the World team, your key responsibilities will include the following:

  • Build an understanding of international customer base and develop marketing programs to target these customer segments
  • Demonstrate the ability to work at the planning level (generating bold and innovative ideas for growth) and at the tactical level (managing advertising campaign execution, creating and optimizing campaigns, analyzing traffic data and solving problems).

Sr. Director, Film & TV Music (WMG – Burbank, CA)

The Senior Director will work to secure WBR artist tracks in film, TV and soundtracks in order to bring in licensing revenue as well as promote artists to the benefit of the overall company, especially in the streaming platform.

Music Production crew (Noah Boyd – New Bedford, MA)

We are planning on doing a Hotel Transylvania 3 Inspired Album, Monster Cruise. We are looking for producers and songwriters to have the songs produced and written. The songs (Bad Moon, Cruisin, Blood Cadillac, Problem, Beautiful, Cashed Out, Transylvania, Monster, Erica, Hannibal, Ghost, Monster Hotel, Burn it Up, More Money = More Problems, Lovebird, What you ask for) are already planned. The Genres and Inspiration for are Country, Pop, Rock, Rap, Hip-Hop, and EDM. The Deadline is Late 2018, as the album will be released on Halloween of 2019, and will be recorded in Early 2019. If anyone is Interested, Let me know.

Video and Music Rights Manager Support Lead, Media Operations(Facebook – Menlo Park, CA)

We are seeking a leader to manage our video and music licenses support functions. This individual will focus on building our support model and a team of specialists that will help scale our evolving music licensing needs and rights Manager product support. Candidates will be data-driven, self-motivated, and flexible to frequent changes. They will also be able to work successfully across teams and regions, think creatively about nebulous issues, and be passionate about problem-solving. This is a full-time position located in Menlo Park, California.

Sr. Integrated Marketing Manager, Amazon Music (Amazon – Seattle, WA)

The Amazon Music team is looking for a motivated, customer-obsessed, analytical Senior Integrated Marketing Manager , with a particular emphasis on our industry-leading experience on Alexa-enabled devices. This role will own the strategic planning of integrated marketing initiatives partnering with key Amazon teams, including Amazon Echo and Prime teams, as well as key Music teams such as Editorial & Programming, Label Relations, Product, and Marketing. From managing the weekly flow of new releases and playlists, to launching new music features on Alexa, to driving our Prime Day marketing – this role will be at the forefront of our most highly visible marketing activations in Music and a critical part of instilling operational discipline for a quickly growing team.

The ideal candidate will be a global hub for Marketing and the authority on upcoming events, feature launches, and marketing plans as well as the expert on what has worked and what we’ve learned. You will be just as comfortable discussing beta test results with our product team as you are providing feedback on the wording of a press release. You will work with our analysts to uncover interesting customer insights one minute and coordinate with visual designers on creative assets the next minute. The role will be based in the US but with global scope, coordinating extensively with our expanding Marketing teams in London, Paris, Munich, Tokyo, Bangalore, Sydney, and beyond.

This role will be key to continuing our fast growth and will manage programs to deliver on our aggressive goals and quantify business results with data-driven analyses. You will coordinate with marketing managers that own the customer experience across multiple platforms, devices, and services and will need to be obsessed with details to be successful. You will need to be entrepreneurial and roll up your sleeves. Overall, you will be challenged to push boundaries, propose and execute new ideas, while maintaining a constant eye on process and efficiency to establish best practices for Amazon Music.

Production Manager (Carmel Bach Festival – Carmel-By-The-Sea, CA)

The Carmel Bach Festival, Inc., a summer music festival located in Carmel, CA, is seeking an experienced Production Manager for its 81ST performance season in July 2018.

During the March-June time frame, work can be done remotely via email, Skype, and conference calls, although one on-site planning meeting in Carmel is required. During those months, the Production Manager schedules crew hours and begins production logistics discussions with the Artistic Leadership team, the administrative staff, and the venues.

For the period June 27 – August 1, 2018, the Production Manager will reside in Festival-provided housing in Carmel.

Reporting to the Managing Director, the Production Manager is responsible for planning and implementing all stage activities for rehearsals and performances at the multiple venues utilized in the Festival’s Main Concert and Chamber Music series and certain donor and patron cultivation events.

This position serves as the liaison among the Principal Conductor, Associate Conductor, CBF administrative staff, technical crew, musicians, and vocal soloists, keeping abreast of all production elements, such as stage cues, set design, equipment moves, props, and rehearsal and performance schedules.

Senior Vice President, Entertainment Public Relations (Showtime – Los Angeles, CA)

Showtime Networks Inc. (SNI) is looking for a Senior Vice President, Entertainment Public Relations who will oversee the network’s entertainment PR teams on the East and West Coast. Responsibilities will include:

  • SVP will oversee the consumer PR team, managing entertainment PR and operations staff on the East and West Coast, as well as the department’s budget.
  • Responsible for the development and execution of all PR campaigns, and generating strategic media plans for the network’s original series, limited series, films, comedy specials, and documentaries. Will also be responsible for all casting, development and pilot trade announcements.
  • Strong management skills required with experience supervising a large staff of senior-level employees across LA and NY, ability to delegate work, and provide constructive feedback to employees.

Senior Consultant, Media & Entertainment (Amazon – Santa Monica, CA)

Do you have senior level global technology media and entertainment consulting experience deploying technologies, platforms and solutions in the Media and Entertainment (M&E) Industry? Do you have extensive technology experience and skills to deliver AWS platforms, technologies and infrastructure solutions to Global M&E customers?

At AWS, we are hiring Senior M&E Consultants focused on cloud computing technology to help our partners develop, deploy and drive new platforms, solutions, and global digital content workflows, working directly with AWS Partners and Global M&E Clients.

The position requires a blend of skills including strong business acumen, M&E/IT technology understanding, strategy, and creative M&E industry requirements surrounding TV/Film/Animation/OTT, production, postproduction and global workflows.

SVP Creative (Broadcast Music, Inc – NYC)

BMI is proud to have many long-term loyal team members who uphold core values of integrity, dedication, inclusion & respect, accountability & team work, adaptability & courage and effective communication.

We have an exciting opportunity for an SVP, Creative responsible for leading the Creative team in developing and executing acquisition and retention strategies through the following:

  • Creating and sustaining relationships in the music business and broader business community.
  • Leading the Creative leadership team in establishing and maintaining close working relationships with established writers and publishers as well as their agents, managers and attorneys.
  • Building and maintaining an open and cohesive culture with the Creative team.
  • Ensuring a targeted focus on emerging music trends resulting in constant flow of new music to build BMI’s market share across all genres and platforms.
  • Working in tandem with Licensing and International to identify repertoire acquisition and retention goals.

Senior Product Marketing Manager, Music (Eventbrite – San Francisco, CA)

Strong candidates for this role will be creative, analytical, and strategic, with a proven ability to identify product opportunities, craft key messages, develop and execute go-to-market strategies. You will have a proven track record of working efficiently and transparently across functional teams, bringing new products to market with high adoption and usage, and tackling complex and ambiguous challenges.

You’ll own the go-to-market process – including product naming, positioning, launch plans – partnering closely with product management, sales, client services, and demand gen teams to drive adoption and usage of our new music solution. You’ll perform extensive and up-to-date analysis on the live events, including features offered by alternative products in the market. You’ll determine how best to position the value offered by our new music solution to prospects, clients, and ticket buyers and deliver the assets to support launches and sales materials including pitch decks, case studies, videos, and owned web properties. You’ll hone the delivery model for our new music solution, including pricing and packaging, and report on our results.

In short, you’re a well-organized problem solver that makes a big impact and inspires others to do the same

Senior Director / Vice President, Business Affairs (iHeartMedia – NYC)

The Senior Director, Business Affairs will primarily support iHeartMedia’s national sales and marketing solutions divisions to handle custom advertising sales transactions. Transaction elements to include media plans, sponsorship deliverables, content creation and other customized marketing solutions for advertisers and agencies.

Vice President, Events & Venue Partnerships (iHeartMedia – NYC)

The Vice President of Events & Venue Partnerships will report to the Senior Vice President of Events & Venue Partnerships and will be responsible for leading and supporting sponsorship sales efforts for the iHeartRadio national tent-pole events, Theaters and custom event opportunities through lead generation and generating new revenue.

Creative Services Director (Capitol Christian Music Group – Brentwood, TN)

Are you an enthusiastic, skilled graphic designer? Are you looking for an employer that fosters your career growth? Are you passionate about music?

…If so, we’d love to connect with you.

James Shotwell

James Shotwell is the Director of Customer Engagement at Haulix and host of the company's podcast, Inside Music. He is also a public speaker known for promoting careers in the entertainment industry, as well as an entertainment journalist with over a decade of experience. His bylines include Rolling Stone, Alternative Press, Substream Magazine, Nu Sound, and Under The Gun Review, among other popular outlets.