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Director, Creative



Come As You Are.

As the great Kurt Cobain* once said, “Come as you are.” BMG is committed to providing equal employment opportunities and we celebrate diversity in all forms. Equal opportunity runs deep in our core value of fairness and we are determined to create a truly inclusive work environment, where everyone can flourish. If you’re good at what you do, come as you are.

All applicants to BMG will receive equal treatment regardless of
age, disability, gender identity or expression, marital or civil partner status, pregnancy or maternity, race, color, nationality, ethnic or national origin, religion or belief, sex or sexual orientation.

*BMG is the proud representative of Kurt Cobain’s publishing catalogue, including the 1992 single ‘Come As You Are’.


Director, Creative


Your Mission at BMG.

Your primary mission at BMG is to add value to the creative team by managing, maintaining and updating roster of BMG Nashville.  You will be signing creators you are passionate about and elevating the careers of all BMG writers and artists by opening opportunities that lead to results which in turn increase the revenue.


Your Profile.

  • You have an interest in music publishing.
  • You have familiarity with a variety of music genres.
  • You are comfortable working in a team and are proactive. 
  • Your time management skills allow you to meet deadlines easily. 
  • You have exceptional attention to detail and the ability to track and follow through on multiple concurrent projects to completion.


What You’ll Be Doing.

  • Manage, maintain and update roster of BMG Nashville Writers i.e. update them on projects, set up cowrites, pitch songs, provide feedback on songs, arrange writing trips and answer queries.
  • Pitch current and catalog songs to secure cuts on artists on major as well as independent labels.
  • Planning co-write combinations for writers and setting those writing sessions up in their calendars.
  • Scout and recruit new talent (writers/artists/producers) to sign to generate results
  • Working with peers in other BMG offices and departments in a synergistic effort to generate opportunity.
  • Stay informed on industry information regarding writers and artists.



  • Previous experience and a proven track record in A&R. Strong exisiting network e.g. Managers, Lawyers, Songwriters and Producers.
  • Good understanding of music publishing, copyright and contracts.
  • Motivated and eager to find and develop talent.
  • Proficient with Microsoft products.
  • Organized with excellent time management skills. Proficient with mac.


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.


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


Are you interested? Follow the link to apply!


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: Tennessee 

City: Nashville 

Postal Code: Nashville, TN, US, 37203 

Job ID: 173582

Date:  Oct 8, 2021

Nashville, TN, US, Nashville,

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