Symphonic Distribution – Product & Marketing Manager, Hip-Hop, New York (US)

Symphonic Distribution is a 100% independent music distribution and marketing company headquartered in downtown Tampa, FL and with a strong presence in New York City, NY and major music markets around the world.

We focus on distributing hip-hop, Latin and electronic music.

We pride ourselves in finding the newest, most talented up-and-coming bands, rappers, managers, producers, and labels with promise of developing long careers.

In a Nutshell 

Reporting to the Director, Marketing & Playlist Promotion, and based in New York City or Los Angeles, Symphonic’s Product & Marketing Manager, Hip-Hop will manage relationships with artist teams and strategize and implement product marketing campaigns.

What you will do 
  • Develop, implement, and measure campaigns for emerging and established hip-hop artists’ newly released music
  • Work directly with artists, managers, and labels to maintain positive and productive relationships
  • Work productively and communicate effectively within our company culture spread out in multiple audiences
  • Continuously analyze campaign effectiveness and allocate investment dollars to the highest ROI opportunities
What you need to have 
  • A deep knowledge of some or many sub-genres within Hip-Hop
  • 3+ years working in a key marketing role at a record label, distributor, lifestyle brand, management company, or agency
  • Entrepreneurial DNA and be a self-starter
  • Strong collaboration, communication, and influencing skills, with the ability to successfully partner with multiple stakeholders
  • Successful track record developing and executing innovative audience-development focused marketing strategies for creative work
  • A positive attitude that is solution focused
  • Ability to travel on a regular basis (potentially 25% of the time)
What will set you apart 
  • 5+ years of experience in Hip Hop Marketing at a record label, distributor, lifestyle brand, management company, or agency with proven results
Additional Insights 
  • The Product & Marketing Manager, Hip-Hop position is full time with benefits.
  • This position will be based out of New York or Los Angeles, depending on the selected qualified candidate.
About Symphonic Distribution

Symphonic Distribution is a 100% independent music distribution and marketing company founded by music producer Jorge Brea in 2006. Headquartered in downtown Tampa, FL with offices in major music markets throughout the world, Symphonic provides thousands of new and established record labels, managers and individual artists with global digital music distribution to hundreds of retail and streaming platforms, playlist pitching, release promotion, and a comprehensive suite of label services. Symphonic enables content creators to fully maximize their music’s revenue and grow their global audience