Marketing Manager

Universal Music Group

Woolloomooloo, New South Wales

Universal Music Group

Marketing Manager

Woolloomooloo, New South Wales

Description

Are you the crazy music-fanatic who relentlessly pushes your latest discoveries and mid-week gigs on your mates? If someone asked you, “what’s your favourite ever album?” would you struggle to choose because THERE ARE JUST SO MANY!? Ever thought your music obsession could be a full time career?

Universal Music Australia is on the hunt for a superstar Marketing Manager to create opportunities and drive success for our impressive roster of artists and labels. Aside from being a music-lover, the lucky candidate will also be a digital first marketer and maybe even a bit of a technology geek!

WHERE is this amazing, one-of-a-kind opportunity based, you ask? Well, we don’t wanna brag, but our ridiculously awesome office is in the heart of Sydney and has million dollar Harbour views…

To sum the role up –

  • Work with key areas of the business to create and project manage innovative marketing plans for our artists.
  • Proactively discover/break new artists and work with with managers/labels/A&R to develop opportunities for UMA artists..
  • Collaborate with global teams on international marketing plans and drive opportunities for our Aussie artists overseas.
  • Use insights to identify new trends to inspire the team with innovative ideas to connect artists with their fans.
  • Continually look for new ways to drive revenue for your artists and their music, through product/pricing initiatives; social networking; media; merchandise; and promotional, synchronisation and publicity opportunities.

About you –

  • Your crazy obsession with music knows no bounds!
  • You spend more time per day than you’d like to admit curating your perfect playlists. You’re a subscriber and consumer of various music and media platforms, and know the ins and outs of music streaming.
  • You are a marketer with solid digital knowledge and experience As mentioned already, technology lovers are encouraged!
  • You follow the music industry, our artists and our labels.
  • You understand how the landscape has changed and have ideas for how artists can commercialise outside of the recorded business.
  • You get along with all kinds of different people, collaboration is key.
  • You’re not looking for a typical 9-5 job!

If the above sounds like you please follow the link to submit your application today. Please note that only shortlisted applicants will be contacted.

About Us –

Universal Music Group (UMG) is the world’s leading music and entertainment organisation, incorporating recorded music, music publishing and artist merchandise activities. The Group discovers, develops, markets and distributes recorded music through a network of subsidiaries, joint ventures and licensees in 77 countries worldwide.

The Group’s strength and legacy of music flows from a diverse family of music labels with rosters comprising some of the world’s most influential and legendary music artists; Taylor Swift, Drake, Boy & Bear, Troye Sivan, Dean Lewis, Rolling Stones, Vera Blue, The Preatures, Florence + The Machine, DJ Snake and Tame Impala – just to name a few!

Apply here.