Believe – Digital Operations Manager (UK)

Believe is the world’s largest fully independent distributor and services provider for independent music with 1,000 staff and offices in 44 countries and scalable deals via our 20 brands including DIY distribution at TuneCore, full service distribution with Believe, and artist services and record deals via our in-house label group incorporating AllPoints, Naïve, and Nuclear Blast.

In 2018 Believe collected $500M royalties on behalf of our artists and labels.

Role Description

Working closely with the Artist Services and Artist Development team the Digital Operations Manager is tasked with the setup, delivery and pitching of all in-house releases. Tasks include:

  • Liaise with Project Managers to set up releases
  • Ensure metadata is set up correctly to allow delivery to all stores
  • Action deliveries to all stores and ensure that product is delivered correctly and accepted by all stores
  • Work with Content/Support team if/when changes to releases are required
  • Work with Project Managers to deliver relevant marketing/promo info to our global sales team
  • Work with Project Managers and the sales team to coordinate global pitches and liaise with relevant sales teams in key markets on a deeper level if required
  • Keep up to date with 100+ stores’ delivery guidelines and requirements
  • Educate Project Managers on changes in delivery requirements and ensure product deliveries match the most recent requirements
  • Practical experience working with music content and DSPs
  • Knowledge of digital music supply chain
  • Knowledge of music rights societies and content requirements
  • The ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously and to timelines with strong attention to detail
  • High level of verbal and written communication skills
  • Friendly nature and good interpersonal skills
  • A diligent self-starter who is ready to learn and will also take the initiative
  • A passion to be part of the independent music industry and to work with independent artists

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