Data & Analytics Manager

Date: 19-Jan-2019

Location: London, LND, GB, W2 1AS

Year: 2019

Company: BMG Rights Management Services (UK) Limited  

Requisition ID: 28763




Data & Analytics Manager

An exciting opportunity to join the fastest growing music company!



BMG - The New Music Company

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 maximise the value of each and every copyright, ensuring all our artists receive all payments promptly and accurately.


We are not a technology company – though we use the best technology.  We are not just a music publisher or record label – although we offer both services.


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 and Arvato.


The Position

We are looking for a Date & Analytics Manager to join the Data & Insights team based  in our Paddington office. The perfect candidate will have solid data manipulation, analysis and visualisation skills, but just importantly, someone who would be excited to drive data-driven decision-making across our global creative community.


The Data & Insights team creates and maintains the electronic infrastructure of BMG which allows the company to operate – the range of works is enormous from creating industry-leading tools like the new iteration of our celebrated myBMG online royalties portal, data and supply chain systems, royalty processing platforms and big data analytics technologies. BMG’s technology approach is truly global.


The Responsibilities

  • Responsible for a suite of data products for certain verticals, with a focus on our Sales & Marketing teams.  
  • Deliver training on technologies such as Tableu and workflow
  • Gather requirements from business users across our international offices
  • Build data models in SQL to transform raw data into analytical datasets
  • Create data visualizations in Tableau based on those analytical datasets in Hadoop, using UX best practices
  • Responsible for the entire value chain of your data products i.e conducting user research, designing dashboards and pushing adoption/engagement
  • Pro-actively propose improvements to current processes


The Requirements

  • Advanced skills in SQL and Tableau Desktop (or similar BI tool) 
  • Proficient in Python or R, with experience in machine learning a plus
  • Well-versed in user research methodologies and UX design
  • Previous experience in a marketing role preferred
  • Experience with Tableau Prep or similar data prep tool a plus 
    Experience with Hadoop ecosystem a plus 
  • Fluency in one or more foreign languages a plus, given the global nature of the role
  • Natural desire to help and teach others
  • Entrepreneurial, can do attitude
  • Demonstrable interest in music, or the arts in general, a plus 


The Benefits


  • 25 days annual leave plus 3 days between Christmas and New Year
  • Subsidised gym membership
  • Private Health Insurance
  • Competitive pension scheme
  • Annual gig allowance
  • Artist showcases
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Season Ticket Loan
  • Excellent development opportunities
  • A fun and sociable office environment


How to apply

If you are passionate about music and want to join the world’s fastest growing music company  click the ‘Apply Now’ button below.


We look forward to hearing from you!



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