Music Industry Job Board (February 27, 2018)

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New openings:

Analyst, Copyright Royalties (UMG – Woodland Hills, CA)

UMG is currently seeking an Analyst in its Copyright Royalties Department. The Analyst will, among other things: identify exploitations of assets, research song ownership, verify and assign copyright ownership splits with internal and external parties as required. The position requires focus, diligence, and accuracy, all accomplished in a fast-paced environment. An analyst must be agile and adaptable, organized and dependable – showing character and care for the work produced. The role also requires the ability to cultivate effective relationships with label personnel and other third parties.

Analyst, Ad Effectiveness (Pandora – NYC)

Coordinate projects with internal teams across multiple research vendors
and provide expertise in research methodology, interpret performance, and offer performance insights.

Hip-Hop Critic (Rolling Stone – NYC)

Rolling Stone is hiring a music critic and features writer to cover the entirety of hip-hop music. The music critic will have authority and audience within the hip-hop space. She/he will review albums and concerts, cover music news, conduct interviews and write feature stories. The music critic will write enterprise articles, profiles, previews, news, breaking news. Additionally, the music critic may represent the magazine at industry conferences, or on TV or radio. The music critic will contribute essays, opinion pieces, lists, and re-appraisals.

Booking Agent (Bialek’s Music – Rockville, MD)

Leading Washington, DC-based Talent Agency needs detailed, accurate, fast working, excellent with people team-player. Experience in the talent industry preferred.

Assistant to CEO (Pandora – Oakland, CA)

The Executive Assistant provides executive and administrative support to the Office of the CEO. The dynamic candidate we seek will be organized, detail-oriented, flexible, creative, forward-thinking, committed, and passionate about his/her work. Confidentiality and discretion are key. The candidate must be extremely professional and possess great communication skills. Due to the visibility of the position, the candidate needs to work well with all levels of company staff, as well as executives and support staff in high-profile partner organizations. This position will report directly to the CEO.

Executive/Personal Assistant to President of a Record Label (Tuff City – NYC)

We are a small, independent record label founded over thirty years ago in New York, NY. We focus mainly on hip-hop, funk, soul, R&B, and jazz recordings, and have amassed a very large catalog of works. We are seeking an executive/personal assistant to aide our President in his work.

Editorial Assistant (SonicBids – NYC)

At we are focused on creating the best casting tools, providing academic-level career advice and covering industry news for actors and talent seekers.

The editorial team at Backstage researches, creates and packages content to support and inspire our users in the major performing arts markets of London, New York City, and Los Angeles. We are looking for an editorial assistant with entry-level journalism/publishing experience to join our team.

If you are planning or have recently begun a career in editorial and are looking to gain experience in a professional and dynamic content organization, this is the opportunity for you. You’ll learn the ropes with a small, friendly team, and you’ll get a ton of hands-on experience with the administrative side of editorial: backend CMS uploads, interview transcription, content syndication and cold-calling leads and more.

Music Production Coordinator (National Children’s Chorus – NYC)

The National Children’s Chorus seeks a dynamic, service-oriented individual with experience in event production to manage weekly rehearsals on Tuesdays and Wednesdays for its students (5 to 15 years of age), seasonal performances and special events in New York. The role is to provide strong and dependable support for the organization’s local operations and infrastructure. The position requires excellence in production logistics, customer service, personnel management, writing and communication skills, flexibility and problem solving. Time will be spent both in an office setting, and on-site at events. Working closely with parents, students, and staff members is an integral part of this position.

Music Editor (NFL – Mount Laurel, NJ)

Select music from the NFL Films, and other production music libraries at the direction of show producers. Creatively edit music to picture, as well as review/repair previously edited music selections.

Executive Assistant (Cornerstone – NYC)

The Executive Assistant to CEO will provide a full range of administrative support including but not limited to: scheduling meetings, maintaining calendars, making travel arrangements, processing expense reports and assisting with special projects.

Music Coordinator (Facebook – Menlo Park, CA)

he Music Coordinator will assist the Music Development Manager with day-to-day administration, communications, and events within the Sound Design music program.

Coordinator, Client Relations (Ticketmaster – NYC)

The Client Relations Coordinator position will play a crucial role for Ticketmaster’s OnTour team, in the company’s continued evolution in the live entertainment industry. Ticketmaster’s OnTour team is the company’s artist facing department, tasked with building Ticketmaster’s relationships with the artist community, along with informing artists’ teams and acting as a resource to those teams to help them maximize ticket sales, marketing and drive incremental revenue throughout their tour cycle. The Client Relations coordinator will play a critical role in maintaining a solid foundation for the expanding OnTour team, and identifying potential areas of growth with both new and existing clients. The qualified candidate will have demonstrated an understanding of the live music industry.

Music Business Reporter (Rolling Stone – NYC)

Rolling Stone is hiring a reporter to cover the music business. We are seeking a strong writer who is well-connected with good sources within the music industry. The reporter will be responsible for breaking news and writing in-depth business analysis stories. The ideal candidate should have three or more years of business reporting and writing experience. The successful applicant should have proven experience in reporting and finding scoops for a newspaper, trade magazine, or real-time news service, and should possess the ability to write feature stories as well as develop insightful sidebars and other forms of content presentation.

Music Counsel, YouTube (Google – NYC)

You’re an experienced lawyer who will focus on cutting edge music licensing, policy development, content-creation and distribution, and related transactions for Google products, particularly YouTube and Google Play.

You will be managing, drafting, and analyzing a wide variety of music and video content licensing and distribution agreements for YouTube and Google’s growing digital media business, as well as analyzing and advising on legal issues relating to the use of music across the entire spectrum of Google products around the world for agreements and for policy development. You may also provide commercial and product-related legal support for YouTube more generally. You’re a diligent and proactive person who can bring excellent business judgment and strategic thinking, along with the ability to work independently as well as collaboratively in a collegial, fast-paced team environment.

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Producer, Live Events: Urban (Spotify – NYC)

The Spotify Live Team within Creator Services is looking for a live music expert and live music producer to build off-platform experiences that connect music makers, fans and local scenes to bring the story of our global Urban music community to life. You will work closely with cross-functional stakeholders to develop creative executions that amplify our programming as a live extension of our content offering. You’ll build scalable solutions to maximize the success of these events and drive business. Above all, your work will impact the way the world experiences music via Spotify.

Apple Music Operations: Artist Relationship (Apple – Santa Clara Valley, CA)

Apple Music Operations is looking to drive Artist support across the iTunes & Apple Music ecosystem. Be part of history by driving the technical development of artist tools and resources, and by building a team to build artist support. This role will require extensive advocation of artist needs across various functions as well as with internal International business teams.

Music Industry Program Specialist (USC – Los Angeles, CA)

The University of Southern California Thornton School of Music invites applications for a Music Industry Program Specialist in the Division of Contemporary Music. This is a full-time, non-supervisory position, to start as early as February 2018. Combining the benefits of a world-class conservatory and a leading research university, the USC Thornton School of Music offers students the opportunity to pursue a thorough music education in a real-world context. We offer students a full range of musical disciplines across a demanding innovative curriculum, and the opportunity to work with a faculty of national and international renown.

Store Manager (UMG – Philadelphia)

Fame House, a Universal Music Group company, seeks an E-Commerce Store Manager to work across our clients’ stores to ensure best-in-class merchandising services are executed for our clients. You will have the opportunity to work with some of the most successful artists and entertainment companies in the world, and to work with emerging digital music and entertainment technologies. You will have opportunities to submit ideas and processes for the company to utilize into the future.

Project Manager (WMG – Burbank, CA)

The Project Manager is a key part of the team and is responsible for leading, documenting, and managing complex and high-profile projects and creative campaigns across various channels, including but not limited to web, e-commerce, email and other marketing platforms. You will manage 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.

Coordinator (Rebel One – Los Angeles)

We are currently seeking a coordinator to provide support to the founder of the company as well as supervise various client projects. The position offers a tremendous opportunity to learn about the entertainment/music business and provides exposure to key industry players. The ideal candidate is organized, diligent, and a self-starter.

Paid Media Manager, Social: Amazon Music (Amazon – Seattle, WA)

Success in this role requires strategic thinking in the paid social space and mobile marketing, along with building ambitious plans and goals executed daily at the highest level. You will need to understand the breadth and depth of Amazon Music’s business and identify why, where, when, and how to acquire customers at scale via paid social media and driving to cost per acquisition targets. You will build and execute campaigns to deliver results with data-driven analyses. You will need to be entrepreneurial and roll up your sleeves – you will execute/optimize campaigns aligned to media and creative. Overall, you will be challenged to push boundaries, propose and execute new ideas.

Music Manager (Maxxammo – Chicago, IL)

I am looking for a manager to help me manage me as an artist and my collective label maxxammo. Management would include anything from show bookings, event planning, release dates for our music, business meeting setups, promotions, ect. Commission rate 20 percent of gross income.

Manager, Music Label Partnerships, YouTube and Google Play (Google – San Bruno, CA)

As Manager, Music Label Business Development & Partnerships for the U.S., you will be responsible for providing ongoing business development and relationship management to YouTube and Google Play’s key U.S. label partners. In this role you will interact regularly with counterparts at labels, facilitating ongoing business and operational processes, resolving inquiries, and identifying and driving mutual business growth opportunities. You will also collaborate closely with internal teams. You will have exceptional partner management skills, a service mindset and extensive relationships in the music industry.

Booking Agent (Chance’s Now Management and Promotions Label – Dallas, TX)

Chance’s Now Management and Promotions Label Inc. Be a Chance’s Now booking agent and you get your earned pay, I don’t ask for a percentage. You keep all. I give you artists and leads and I promote your booking’s. I promote the artist all over. If you find something for a certain artist that I didn’t lead you to if there’s an open spot I say book them if the price is right for both you and Artists. I am a manager and promoter label, not a record Label who wants you to do all.

Artist Relations & Business Administration Specialist (Yamaha – NYC)

Yamaha team members are passionate about music and sound! As the world’s largest musical instrument manufacturer, we are known for our quality, stellar customer service, and innovation. Clarivate Analytics has named Yamaha a Top 100 Global Innovator for the past three years. Are you passionate about music and sound, a creative thinker, and have the drive to create results?”

Our flagship Atelier-New York, part of Yamaha Artist Services, Inc., has compiled an admirable record of achievement, including those related to R&D, Artist Relations, training and contributions to the Band & Orchestral Division’s many programs. The strategic location of Atelier–New York, along with that of its sister atelier, Atelier-Los Angeles, provide the B&O Division world-class technicians and managers.

Here’s what you’ll do:

  • Create and coordinate the regular execution of marketing plans targeting appropriate high schools, colleges, universities, conservatories, professional ensembles and musicians as a means to grow Yamaha brand influence in those institutions and communities leading to greater adoption sales and acceptance of Yamaha instruments. This will include proactive outbound calling as well as onsite visits.
  • Outreach to conservatories, colleges universities, and magnet arts high schools for tours and presentations. Will also set up master classes with artists for colleges and universities.
  • Will be a liaison between Atelier-NY and Yamaha Artist Services in Indiana (YASIN) to include sharing artists and target artists information, coordinating artists contact strategy and outreach, artists pricing and providing Atelier support for YASIN projects when needed.

Social Media Manager: Rated Red (Complex – Nashville, TN)

Are you a motivated, hands-on, talented Social Media Manager ready to seize an opportunity to work on a wide range of projects for the Heartland’s premier entertainment brand?

Based in Nashville, TN, Rated Red is seeking a Social Media Manager to assist in the development of social strategies, execute all social posting and manage the Rated Red community.

The ideal candidate should demonstrate fresh thinking and creative, cutting-edge work that stands out from the clutter.

Content Partnerships Manager (CreatorGen Media and Talent Management – Dayton, OH)

Dailymotion is one of the world’s leading video-sharing platforms. It attracts over 300 million unique visitors and 3 billion videos views worldwide per month by offering the best content from users, independent content creators and premium partners. As part of its growing activities, Dailymotion is looking to enforce its programmatic and monetization product by building its own video ad stack to deliver new monetization solution for its own ecosystem around online, mobile and TV, and provide innovative marketing solutions for advertisers.

Manager, Amazon Digital (WMG – Burbank, CA)

Join the US Amazon account management team on a temporary basis to drive marketing plans and provide support around data insights.

Project Manager (Mr. 305/Sony – Miami, FL)

The role will involve working with our artist, alongside our distribution partners to plan to implement & deliver successful campaigns. This is an exciting time to be joining Mr 305 Inc, and to be successful in the role, we need a confident, quick learner who is not afraid of asking questions but also must be great at taking control of situations as well as building long-lasting relationships with partners.

Booking Agent (JV Agency – Beverly Hills, CA)

Management Agency is seeking a Booking Agent skilled at matching artists with appropriate venues and audiences where they will perform in various venues and events.

Booking Agent (Sam Watkins Country and ITNS Radio – Idlewild, OH)

Our music management company and worldwide radio network is seeking a booking agent for artists and bands. Work from home in your area. Training and 24/7 support provided. Must have sales experience and a passion for music. Be ready to start immediately!

Culture Writer (The Femme Oasis – Chicago, IL)

Write articles on culturally relevant subjects pertaining to music, television/film, politics/activism or any other culture related topics.

Production Coordinator (Salem Media Group – St. Louis, MO)

Salem Media Group in St. Louis, Missouri is looking for a part-time Production Coordinator for our two local radio stations – 1380AMTheAnswer, a conservative News Talk format and Praise 95.1, our Urban Contemporary Gospel format.

Job duties will include assisting with spot creation, spot dubbing, and running client sessions. Other duties as assigned.

Promotion Coordinator: WDZH (Entercom Communication Corp – Detroit, MI)

98.7 AMP Radio Detroit is looking for energetic event team members who love to interact with listeners. Must be responsible, timely and able to set up and break down station equipment. Love of top 40 music, knowledge of pop culture, and a great attitude are a must!

Production Manager (UMG – NYC)

Manages all US-Owned release across all four East Coast Labels (Republic/Island/Def Jam/Verve) for the world; not including the U.S.

Assistant Production Coordinator (Ravinia Festival – Highland Park, IL)

Ravinia Festival is seeking an Assistant Production Coordinator whose focus will be aiding the Production department during the 2018 summer season across all performance genres. The Assistant Production Coordinator must have the ability to embrace and actively support Ravinia’s culture of integrity, professionalism, collaboration, mutual respect and customer focus. Ravinia is a union house, so there are no technical/on-stage aspects to this position. Employees are required to sign a confidentiality agreement. This position reports to the Production Operations Manager, Coordinator, Production Manager and Artistic Producers.

Product Manager (Chicago Music Exchange – Chicago, IL)

Chicago Music Exchange is searching for a strong addition to our product management team with an expertise in drums and professional audio. We seek active, motivated, passionate individuals who will continue our tradition of excellence while expanding it beyond anything we’ve done before. This position gives the opportunity to be directly involved with the builders and manufacturers that create the gear with which we are all obsessed.

Production Strategist (BMF Media – NYC)

As a Production Strategist at BMF Media, you are a mature, professional individual with strong production and budgeting backgrounds. You show great creativity, problem solving and the ability to manage multiple event budgets. You will be a leader, working closely with the production team, reporting to the Director of Strategy.

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.