Sony Music – A&R Manager (DE)

Sony Music Entertainment Germany GmbH is seeking an ambitious and eager A&R Manager for its Columbia domestic repertoire

 Job Description
  • Find and develop repertoire for the label’s new and existing roster
  • Identify and nurture new artists to evaluate possible signing to company roster
  • Conduct permanent research online and offline, travel to creative hubs, engage with managers and producers
  • Primary negotiation with managers and lawyers / financial analysis (project evaluation) to measure the feasibility of the projects.
  • Develop a close relationship with the artist, gain his trust
  • Engage and nurture great relationships within the creative community in the music business
Your Profile 
  • Great personality and knowledge to gain the trust of artists, managers and the creative community (producers, writers, publishers, etc.)
  • Continuously expanding knowledge of all genres of commercial music, as well as consumption trends. Coupled with a working knowledge of both digital retail platforms, and social media
  • Strong contacts and relationships within the music & entertainment industry
  • 2 years of working experience in the music/entertainment industry
  • Experience in a similar role is an advantage
  • Proven ability to think ahead, engage proactively and take initiative
  • Passion for music and highly motivated
  • Must be able to communicate in English in a good level
  • German language skills are an advantage 

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