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VP, Supply Chain Operations Americas & Australia


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Vice President, Supply Chain Operations Americas & Australia

Los Angeles, California


We are looking for a Vice President to lead BMG's Supply Chain Operations for Americas and Australia! The right candidate will be a highly motivated and forward-thinking leader with a proven track record of overseeing Production & Supply Chain teams within the music industry. 


What You’ll Be Doing.

  • Management of Americas and Australia supply chain, production, metadata, and physical sales teams
  • Developing and growing the team and their capabilities to support BMG’s rapid growth
  • Developing and implementing workflows and procedures to support BMG’s rapid growth
  • Implementation and management of processes and workflows within the supply chain group to ensure efficient project tracking
  • Managing the overall new release process for the Americas and Australia
  • Working with various repertoire owners on upcoming release plans, timelines, and delivery schedules to manage their demanding needs and ensure successful releases
  • Managing the milestone due dates associated to digital and physical product set up and distribution to market
  • Ensuring the on-time delivery of all digital, video, and physical new releases to distribution
  • Managing product standards and lead times to balance the needs of the repertoire owner with the needs of production, manufacturing, and distribution
  • Overseeing supply chain costs and invoices
  • Managing the release schedule, ensuring the team are delivering on required tasks and meeting key milestones
  • Overseeing physical manufacturing, relationship management, and lead times with suppliers
  • Managing key vendor relationships
  • Managing inventory optimization
  • Contributing to the development of the global supply chain function, leading global projects as necessary
  • KPI implementation and tracking across all functional areas of the Supply Chain



  • Significant experience in production or supply chain in the music industry, preferably at a record label
  • Previous experience in managing and developing employees to enable them to meet their full potential
  • Proven track record of growing teams and processes to support business growth
  • Deep understanding of all relevant digital platforms
  • Excellent knowledge of print and packaging design
  • Strong organizational, administrative, and analytical skills
  • Confident communication and interpersonal skills - across all hierarchical levels


What’s In It For You.

  • Robust medical/dental/vision packages
  • Flexible time off
  • $500 fitness reimbursement
  • Diverse possibilities of personal and professional development including trainings and access to
  • Dollar for dollar match of up to 6% into 401(k) after your first year with the company
  • A fun and respectful community of people with a passion for music


About BMG.

BMG is a new kind of music company. Our mission is clear; to help artists and songwriters make the very most of their songs and recordings in the digital age. 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 clients 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 a 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 international music company for songwriters, artists and everyone who works with us.


Are you interested? Follow the link to apply!


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BMG - est. 2008 - is the world's fourth-biggest music company, the first new global player in the music business of the streaming age, and a record label and music publisher in one. Named in 2020 one of the world's Most Innovative Companies by Fast Company, BMG's pitch is unique - a relentless focus on fairness and transparency and service to its artist and songwriter clients. BMG's 20 offices across 12 core music markets now represent over three million songs and recordings, including many of the most renowned and successful catalogs in popular music history.

BMG's fresh approach includes production music, films, books, artist management, merchandise, neighboring rights, and live as well as music publishing and recordings off the same service platform. BMG is owned by international media, services and education company Bertelsmann, whose other content businesses include the broadcaster RTL Group, the trade book publisher Penguin Random House and the magazine publisher Gruner + Jahr. With its multi-platform perspective, integrated technology platform and commitment to help artists maximize their income, BMG aims to be the best company in music to do business with.


Company: BMG Rights Management (US) LLC 

Country: United States of America 

State/Region: California 

City: Los Angeles 

Postal Code: 90036 


Date:  Sep 20, 2022

Los Angeles, CA, US, 90036

Nearest Major Market: Los Angeles

Job Segment: Supply Chain, Book Publishing, Logistics, Operations Manager, Media Publishing, Operations, Publishing

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