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Manager (f/m/d) Copyright Registration


We are looking for a Manager (f/m/d) for our Copyright Registration Team. You are a highly committed and proactive professional, like to work in a team and keen to be part of the world’s fastest growing music company, BMG.


Your Mission

The position manages BMG's centralized CWR song registration processes with PROs, collecting societies, sub-publishers and DSPs. It also supports the copyright teams globally with analysis of data validation errors, registration reporting and KPIs. The position ensures timely registration of BMG's copyrights to meet registration deadlines required to collect royalties from these partners. In addition, the position oversees related technical processes in collaboration with BMG's IT department.

Your Tasks are among others

  • Manage BMG’s global works registration process
  • Carry out repertoire data deliveries to collecting societies, sub-publishers and DSPs
  • Perform in depth registration data analysis and provide key performance indicators
  • Improve registration reporting and monitoring processes
  • Support BMG affiliates worldwide with solving copyright registration issues
  • Directly communicate with PROs, CMOs and sub-publishers worldwide
  • Support business owner of relevant applications with maintenance and improvement of tools

Your Profile

  • You have experience at a music publisher, collecting society or similar organisation in the area of copyright administration
  • You are data-oriented and have an eye for detail
  • You have strong initiative and excellent problem-solving skills
  • Your approach to work is analytical with the ability to gather, organize, analyze and disseminate large amounts of information 
  • You are experienced in dealing with MS-Office programs, SQL and Python skills are a plus
  • You have the ability to handle complex and large amounts of data, preferably experience with Google BigQuery
  • In addition, you have a good understanding of international music industry standards and formats across the music publishing ecosystem (e.g. CWR, DDEX etc.)
  • Fluent English skills complete your profile


Now let’s see what’s in it for you

  • A fair and transparent business model and company structure
  • Varied and autonomous tasks, a home-office policy and flexible working hours in a comfortable and pleasant working atmosphere
  • Diverse possibilities of personal and professional development including trainings, access to Bertelsmann University and LinkedIn Learning
  • A fun and respectful community of people with a passion for music including industry veterans who always have a great and unique story to share


What you should know about us

We are a growing international music company that offers a friendly and collaborative working environment with great benefits and a leadership team who values every employee. Our mission is to be a better kind of music business. That’s why we offer the best creative support, provide the best access to platforms and work hard to maximize the value of each and every copyright, ensuring all our artists receive all payments promptly and accurately.
BMG is a company with service, transparency and fairness at its heart and a commitment to being the best music company for songwriters, artists and everyone who works with us. We are a division of the Bertelsmann Group which includes Penguin Random House, RTL Group, G&J and Arvato.


Are you interested? Then send us your application and all the convincing arguments why you are the right person to get this job. We welcome applications from people who will contribute to the diversity of our company.


Unternehmen: BMG RIGHTS MANAGEMENT GmbH - Corporate 

Land: Germany

Region: Berlin

Stadt: Berlin

Postleitzahl: 10117

Job ID: 166824

Date:  Aug 26, 2021

Berlin, BE, DE, 10117

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