BMG – Manager, YouTube (US)

Manager, YouTube

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’.

Manager YouTube, US

We’re seeking a dynamic Artist Channel and Account Manager to join our vibrant YouTube team in Los Angeles. If you’re passionate about music and skilled in channel management, this is your chance to make a global impact.

You will specifically ensure the best YouTube set up for the artists we work with, managing all aspects of channel management and optimization including ideation, playlist pitching, uploading videos, community, metadata optimization and audience management as well as monetization, together with our YouTube operations team.

What You’ll Be Doing.
  • Working with and across internal teams, artists/management and other content specialists for both catalogue and frontline recordings for domestic repertoire.
  • Work closely with the local Digital Marketing team to maximize opportunities & social strategies to grow channel engagement.
  • Active pitching and managing the relationship with the YouTube Music teams in Los Angeles.
  • Provide channel audits and identify new ways to market & grow global US repertoire.
  • Setting up top tier marketing looks such as YouTube Premiere, Live Redirect and Afterparty, etc.
  • Responsible for coordinating pitch solicitations from Product Managers and sending to YouTube.
  • Regular reporting of insights & trends to internal teams and artist managements.
  • Provide YouTube insights & trends on a weekly basis with global YouTube team.

  • Ability to multi-task, manage multiple priorities, and work well under pressure within demanding timeframes.
  • Strong communicator who is confident to build collaborative relationships with internal and external stakeholders.
  • Ability to consistently learn and adopt within a fast changing environment.
  • Passion for music and video content.
  • A general understanding of the role of metadata, platform algorithms and the effect on content discovery/monetization.
  • Knowledge of building audiences in a digital environment.

It’s a plus if you have video editing skills and content creation

What’s In It For You.
  • Enjoy flexibility with our hybrid setup: 3 days in office, 2 days remote.
  • Experience peace of mind knowing that our comprehensive medical, dental, and vision coverage has got you covered.
  • Maximize your savings with our dollar-for-dollar 401(k) match of up to 6% after your first year.
  • Say goodbye to accruing vacation days or hitting a cap; take time off when you need it with our flexible time off policy!
  • Save money and time with our commuter benefits program.
  • Stay healthy and earn financial rewards with our fitness reimbursement program and wellness incentives.
  • Find your inner peace and boost your mental wellbeing with a complimentary subscription to the popular meditation app, Headspace.
  • Access well-being support 24/7 through our Employee Assistance Program.
  • Kick off your weekends early with Summer Fridays.
  • Unlock your potential with development opportunities, including mentorship programs and LinkedIn Learning.
  • Be inspired by our talented artists at our showcases and playbacks.

Pay Range: $65,000 – 72,000 per annum

The pay range listed above is dependent upon factors such as work experience, qualifications and business needs. In addition to the range above, this role is eligible for a discretionary annual bonus and applicable benefits.

Are you interested?

Follow the link to apply!

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BMG will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the City of Los Angeles’ Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring Ordinance.

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.

Company: BMG Rights Management (US) LLC

Country: United States of America

State/Region: California

City: Los Angeles

Postal Code: 90036

Job ID: 268550

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