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Director, Promotion

 

Position:         Director, Promotion   

Department:   Recorded Release Management, Sales & Marketing

Location:        Nashville, Tennessee      

 

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, Promotion

 

Your Mission at BMG.

Your primary mission is to be on the front lines with a group of artists whose music will resonate for years to come, helping them find new audiences. Appreciation for artists with a vision is a must. You'll be responsible for building, managing and cultivating audiences on behalf of Wheelhouse and our aritists. Communicating stories and creative endeavors in meaningful and effective ways to our partners at radio, using creative strategies and engaging content.

 

Your Profile.

  • You have an interest in music, entertainment marketing, and radio promotion.
  • You have familiarity with a variety of music genres and radio promotion efforts.
  • You are comfortable working in a team and are a self-starter. 
  • 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

  • Have full working knowledge of the charts and the software associated with the charts: Mediabase and BDS. 
  • Monitor your stations on a daily basis to be well informed of what they are exposing to their audience for not only your records but the competitions as well. 
  • To achieve new airplay (Adds) and move your records up in station rotations (conversions).
  • Develop strong working relationship with radio station personnel and maintain and improve said relationships to better maximize airplay. 
  • Be ready to travel within your region on an ongoing and consistent basis.
  • To understand sales and streaming charts to use as promotion tools. 

 

Must-Haves

  • Full understanding of Radio Promotion 
  • Proficiency with Mediabase, BDS, Microsoft Word, Excel.

 

Nice-to-Haves 

  • You have interest in recorded promotion for airplay at radio 
  • You have familiarity with the country format 
  • Develop relationships with all your assigned stations to be able to maximize airplay in your region

 

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
  • Two weeks’ vacation in year one; three weeks’ vacation in year two
  • $500 fitness reimbursement
  • Diverse possibilities of personal and professional development including trainings and access to Lynda.com
  • 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. www.bmg.com

 

Company: This is Hit, Inc. 

Country: United States of America 

State/Region: Tennessee 

City: Nashville 

Postal Code: 37203 

 
Date:  May 9, 2022
Location: 

Nashville, TN, US, 37203


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