88Rising – A&R Associate (US)

88rising is the leading content platform representing the unique, vibrant cultural landscape of Asia across music, fashion, art and food.

We are currently seeking an A&R Associate that will provide support to our current team.

The ideal candidate will come from music or entertainment, and have current relationships with in the industry.

As a tight-knit team of digital content creators, we are best in class in pushing Asian culture forward.

We are the ones the world has been waiting for – an unprecedented, next-generation entertainment company redefining and shaping global culture.

DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES
  • Research artist targets for features, writers, producers; companies to work with; creative landscape for releases.
  • Coordinate records (coordinating sessions; sending/receiving files for mixing and mastering, booking studios and maintaining recording budgets
  • Work with artist/management & labels to obtain approvals
  • Catalogue registrations across publishing, PRO, SoundExchange, Neighboring Rights, etc.
SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE
  • Fluent knowledge of recording industry and practices
  • Maintaining a fast paced schedule of releases and projects
  • Ability to handle/direct several types of projects with multiple, overlapping and ever-changing
  • deadlines, working closely with other departments
  • 2-3 years of promotions, A&R, and/or administrative experience in music or entertainment
  • Excellent verbal and written communication and interpersonal skills
  • Strong drive to learn more about the recording landscape, key players, companies
  • Working knowledge of business affairs, A&R administration, production and marketing
REQUIRED EXPERIENCE
  • A&R: 2 years
  • Administrative: 2 years
  • JOB TYPE: Full-time

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