Kobalt Music Group – Royalty Matching Assistant (UK)

We are seeking an accurate candidate with a strong work ethic, total attention to detail and the ability to work at a sustained high level of performance to join the Neighbouring Rights Distribution Team in our London office.

Kobalt has developed centralised, automated and efficient administration services supported by a scalable, proprietary, dedicated system using the latest technology.

Because of Kobalt’s innovative approach, Kobalt offers a reduction in royalty collection time of up to 50%, more effective collection as well as substantially improved transparency.

You will support the Distribution team in data matching processes required to enable accurate royalty payments to our clients. You will have strong numerical and organisational skills, high attention to detail, an affinity for technology and innovation, ability to solve loosely defined problems, a passion for music and Kobalt’s values.

BACKGROUND

Founded in 2000 by Willard Ahdritz, Kobalt is creating the music company of the future. Kobalt is a global music and technology company built for artists, songwriters, publishers and labels as an alternative to the traditional music business model. Kobalt have built the technology infrastructure to enable better reporting and for artists to maintain ownership and control over how their work is distributed, tracked, collected, and monetized. This global technology platform is able to track and collect royalties for the billions of micro-payments per song in digital music today.

This is an established yet fast-growing creator-centric company of artists and songwriters including The Chainsmokers, Kelly Clarkson, Miles Davis, Dave Grohl, Lauv, Zayn Malik, Max Martin, Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds, Paul McCartney, Stevie Nicks, Pitbull, Elvis Presley, Skrillex, Sam Smith, and many more. Kobalt represents on average over 40% of the top 100 songs and albums in both the US and UK.

We’re currently over 600 people based across 13 offices globally and still growing! If you feel like the fast-paced, rewarding environment of our rapidly growing company is for you – share your story! Apply today and tell us why you are the next best addition to our successful team!

WHAT DOES A ROYALTY MATCHING ASSISTANT IN NEIGHBOURING RIGHTS DO?
  • Import and Convert incoming Societies’ statements
  • Process all royalty data (matching recordings, right types and usage dates)
WHAT SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE ARE WE LOOKING FOR?
  • Good attention to detail
  • Ability to be comfortable working on repetitive tasks for long periods of time
  • Ability to work to deadlines
  • Good level of written and spoken English
SPECIFICS
  • Based at River Building, Cannon Street, London EC4R 3TE
  • Hours are 37.5 hours per week. Generally, these are taken between 9.30-6 with 1 hour for lunch but amendments to these hours can be agreed on a case by case basis with line manager approval

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