BMG – Senior Director (f/m/d) Supply Chain Operations Continental Europe (DE)

We are looking for a Senior Director (f/m/d) to lead BMG’s Supply Chain Operations Continental Europe Team. You are a thorough and a highly flexible, unreserved team player and a communicator, keen to be part of the world’s fastest-growing music company, BMG. You understand the music industry as a whole and are also able to dive into details as and when required.

Your Mission
  • Management of the Continental Europe production team
  • Oversight of the on-time delivery of all digital, video and physical new releases to distribution
  • Work with various repertoire owners on upcoming release plans, timelines and delivery schedules
  • Ability to manage the demanding needs of the repertoire owner with the required leadtimes to ensure a successful release
  • Whilst managing product standards and leadtimes to balance the needs of the repertoire owner with the needs of production, manufacturing and distribution
  • Responsible for the supply chain related costs and invoices
  • Oversight of all catalogue integrations and transfers
  • Management of the release schedule, ensuring the team are delivering on required tasks and meeting milestones
  • Oversight of physical manufacturing, relationship management, leadtimes with suppliers with the ability to negotiate
Your Profile
  • You have successfully completed your studies and already have experience in production or supply chain in the music industry, preferably at a record label
  • You have a very deep understanding of all relevant digital platforms
  • Your knowledge of print and packaging design is excellent
  • You have strong organizational, administrative and analytical skills
  • In addition, you have excellent communication and interpersonal skills – across all hierarchical levels
  • You have already experience in managing and developing employees
  • Fluency in English and German complete your profile
Now let’s see what’s in it for you
  • A fair and transparent business model and company structure
  • Varied and autonomous tasks, a home-office policy and flexible working hours in a comfortable and pleasant working atmosphere
  • Diverse possibilities of personal and professional development including trainings, access to Bertelsmann University and LinkedIn Learning
  • A fun and respectful community of people with a passion for music including industry veterans who always have a great and unique story to share
What you should know about us

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 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.

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