Metropolis – Mastering Bookings Coordinator (UK)

The main purpose of this role is to Manage mastering projects through all stages from initial contact to completion, whilst providing excellent customer service.

Key responsibilities and accountabilities
  • Take bookings for a number of our mastering engineers and effectively manage projects from initial enquiry to completion
  • Assigning projects to engineers that best suit the client’s needs
  • Ensure that engineers time and schedules are managed for maximum efficiently and capacity
  • To communicate all session information effectively to all relevant parties, liaising with record labels, artists, producers and production facilities
  • Maintain, develop and extend existing and new client relationships
  • Pro-actively promote mastering to existing and new clients
  • Structure deals for clients either for one off projects or bulk deals, taking into account monthly sales targets
  • Process payments, job sheets and invoices in a timely manner to ensure continuous cash flow
  • Delivering the sales / marketing strategy through social media activity, external meetings and industry events
Knowledge/Experience
  • Understand the technical workings of a mastering session
  • Basic understanding of the processes involved in recording, mixing, 
mastering and manufacturing / digital distribution
  • Understand formats for mastering sessions, digital transfers, delivery / release formats etc
  • Providing exceptional customer service and offering aftercare where required
  • Experience in resourcing new and boosting existing revenue streams
  • Diary management
  • Passion for music
Skills/Aptitudes
  • Outstanding verbal and written communication skills
  • Strong diplomatic and interpersonal skills
  • Attention to detail
  • Excellent customer service
Personality characteristics
  • Highly developed creative and lateral thinker
  • Motivational skills
  • Strong initiative
  • Ability to work calmly under pressure
  • Flexible and adaptable approach to working
  • Can work as part of team
  • Confident

This job description is a guide to the work you will initially be required to undertake.

It summarises the main aspects of the job but does not cover all the duties that the job holder may have to perform. It may be changed from time to time to meet changing circumstances. It does not form part of your contract of employment and as your experience grows, you will be expected to broaden your tasks, suggest improvements, solve problems and enhance the effectiveness of the role.

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