Material Music – Marketing Manager (UK)

Marketing Manager – Material Music

Are you a dynamic, passionate marketing professional with a love for dance/electronic music? Material Music is seeking an experienced Marketing Manager to join our growing team in London. Here’s what we offer and what we’re looking for:

About Material Music
  • Established Legacy: 15 years of building a successful roster of record labels with a number of crossover hits,artist management and publishing.
  • Innovative Environment: Our forward thinking record labels are Future Disco, Needwant, Stress, and Dansu Discs, plus our cultural media outlet DJ History.
  • Creative Hub: Based at the iconic Ministry Of Sound in Elephant and Castle, London.
  • Flexible Work Culture: We offer hybrid working with three days in the office and two days from home.

What We Offer
  • Collaborative Culture: Join a dynamic, young, passionate team of music enthusiasts
  • Professional Development: We offer on-the-job training, assistance with further education, and career development courses.
  • Health and Wellness: Private health insurance and other fitness benefits.

Other Perks:

  • Soho House memberships, guestlist for gigs and festivals, annual trips to Ibiza/Amsterdam and more.

Key Responsibilities
  • Campaign Planning: Develop and execute release campaigns across the label roster (Singles, EPs and/or LPs), working across globally known artists to underground heroes.
  • Social Media Management: Working closely with our in-house design team to create and manage social media schedules and strategies.
  • Brand and Creative Direction: Collaborate with artists and alongside third party agencies on brand direction and creative projects.
  • Community Engagement: Manage and grow audiences for both label and priority artists, and community engagement.
  • Digital Marketing: Utilise meta ads, campaign management, and audience analysis to optimise campaigns.
  • E-commerce: Knowledge and growth of direct to consumer stores and communities such as Shopify, Bandcamp, Openstage, Discourse.

Desired Skills and Attributes
  • Experience: At least three years in a similar role within a record label or publisher
  • Creativity and Vision: Natural creativity and a passion for electronic music with a strategic mindset.
  • Organizational Skills: Highly organised, able to work to tight deadlines, work efficiently in a fast-paced environment and within a team.
  • Communication: Strong written and verbal communication skills, and ability to delegate tasks and manage junior members of the team.
  • Tech Savvy: Proficient in social media platforms, digital marketing tools, and design software.
  • Industry Knowledge: Deep understanding of music streaming platforms, an established network of industry contacts and previous success driving record campaigns from email campaigns to chart metric.

Ideal Candidate Profile
  • Multi-tasker: Ability to switch between different brands, tones of voice, and plans efficiently.
  • Detail-oriented: An eye for design, photography, and video editing.
  • Trend-aware: Keen awareness of future digital, fashion, and music trends.
  • Self-motivated: Trustworthy and driven to achieve results independently and as a team.

Requirements
  • Proven Impact: Track record of making a significant impact on business objectives and delivering successful record campaigns.
  • Music Passion: Genuine passion for electronic music and its culture.
  • Digital Savvy: Demonstrated knowledge and professional experience with social media platforms.
  • Copywriting Skills: Strong copywriting and content creation abilities.

How to Apply
  • Contact Us: Send your CV and a cover letter explaining why you’re the perfect fit for this role to hello@materialmusic.net.
  • Visit Us: Learn more about us at www.materialmusic.net.
  • Closing date for applications: Monday 24th June
  • Salary: £30-36k
  • Position: Full-time with hybrid working (3 days in office, 2 days at home).

Material Music is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, colour, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or disability status.

Join us and help shape the future of electronic music!