Transgressive Records – Digital Manager (UK)

We are looking for a passionate, innovative, upbeat and committed individual to add to the Transgressive Records family.

The role is a digitally focussed one – the candidate will have experience in understanding and engaging music audiences on behalf of a variety of artists, be a plugged-in and forward-thinking self-starter and team-player, and someone that comes up with ideas and makes them happen.

To Oversee & Drive:

  • Transgressive’s various socials, website, platforms and overarching digital strategy – providing regular updates plus building upon, and engaging, audiences of different backgrounds and tastes
  • Transgressive artist roster’s socials/platforms/digital PR strategy, in tandem with existing artist PR/promo teams and international distributors – ensuring we have a regular stream of high quality assets to service to the various outlets
  • Transgressive’s relations with music streaming services – ensuring prominent placements, play-listing of artists/tracks plus creating/managing other partnership opportunities – including but not limited to the likes of Spotify / Apple Music – as well as servicing other platforms such as YouTube / Vevo, etc.
  • Managing and developing Transgressive’s digital brand – welcoming ideas, innovation and partnerships/collaborations with complementary third parties

Necessary Experience & Attributes:

  • A fundamental understanding, passion, and enthusiasm about the ever-developing digital space and the establishing and emerging players within it. Possessive of a curiosity to research and unearth future trends and continually be on top of innovations within the digital space
  • Familiarity and experience with website editing and all key social platforms (Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Snapchat, etc.)
  • Familiarity and experience with all key music streaming services (YouTube, Spotify, Apple Music, etc.)
  • Ability to mine, interpret and utilise data, analytics and metrics across various platforms (where applicable) to inform strategy
  • Excellent grasp of the English language and writing skills + appreciation of/interest in design / aesthetics / visuals
  • A love and passion of music in all its various forms, as well as nights out / weekends away at gigs and festivals

Ideally Has:

  • Design software + basic video editing skills – a grasp of the likes of InDesign / PhotoShop / Adobe Premiere would be very helpful
  • Existing contacts and relationships at key blogs or media outlets / the major social platforms / DSPs and audio streaming services, etc.

Closing Date for Application: Wednesday 25th May 2016 

Please email Covering Letter + CV / References to [email protected]