Anonymous – A&R Assistant (US)

This position demands a dynamic, detail-oriented individual with music industry knowledge and an impressive track record of previous A&R or Artist Management experience.

This person will be the point of contact for coordination of recording sessions in Los Angeles at the label’s flagship studios. Working closely with Ultra’s global A&R network and supporting the Los Angeles A&R team on day to day creative endeavors.

Candidates will be energetic, self-starters and independent thinkers who manage time and stress with ease. A strong understanding of the music business, recording process and song structure is important.

The candidate’s experience should reflect the duties/skills listed below:
  • Develop recording schedules for creators
  • Knowledgeable on global music trends,
  • Knowledgeable on the current landscape of upcoming & established writers, producers and artists.
  • Assist in compiling, analyzing and presenting music research.
  • Assist in day to day A&R activities for specific artists and writing initiatives
  • Support the artists and writers in their journey of creation.
  • Active involvement in the Los Angeles communities of musicians, writers, artists and producers.
  • Coordinate releases with product management and artist management.
DESIRED SKILLS & EXPERIENCE:
  • Label or Music Publishing experience
  • 1-2 years experience in related internship or role
  • Strong proficiency in Microsoft Office/ Google drive/ Google docs/ Google sheets
  • Comfortable with statistical data analysis
  • Strong understanding of song structure & music production
  • Strong knowledge base of the recording process
  • Experience in developing music creators
  • Proven experience managing creative feedback
  • Strong organizational and project-management skills
  • Highly organized, detail oriented and comfortable working in a fast-paced and deadline driven environment while managing multiple priorities
  • Ability to create actionable recommendations for the business and artists

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