Verdigris Management – Day-to-day Manager (UK)

Verdigris Management has grown to become a global presence, whilst still remaining fiercely independent. We are a full service management company; able to deliver at every level for our roster of Mercury and Grammy-nominated artists, producers and mixers.

We are an independent management company representing a diverse roster of clients, looking for an experienced day to day manager to look after our developing artist roster; working as part of the team in our London office.

You will be the main point of contact between the artists and their teams around the world; from their labels, distributors, live agents and publishers, to their lawyers and accountants. You’ll need to be able to understand and communicate the artist’s personal and creative needs whilst maintaining a solid administrative foundation.

This is a demanding role which requires patience and empathy as well as the ability to deliver answers to the artists’ teams promptly and concisely.

  • Making sure the artists’ best interests are represented at all times.
  • Comms:
    • Daily communication with the artist – Seeking approval from the artists on all requests.
    • Producing weekly updates for the artists.
    • Clear and regular communication with the artists’ teams (label/agent/publisher/accountant etc).
    • Producing daily, weekly and annual schedules and itineraries for the artist.
  • Maintaining a detailed shared diary for the artist:
    • Scheduling and coordination of press interviews, communicating closely with both the artists and the publicists, and keeping track of when press interviews run.
    • Building and distributing artist day sheets for promo activities. This involves coordinating logistics such as booking transport, working schedules, arranging hair and makeup, etc…
    • Traveling with the artist to key promo bookings and live events.
  • Live:
    • Helping to book shows for artists / facilitate show announcements.
    • In the instance where the artist is not touring with TM  – help to advance shows.
    • Attending shows and events when required outside of normal working hours.
  • Campaign Strategy:
    • For some clients, be responsible for origination and overlooking a campaign timeline and making sure all content is delivered within designated deadlines and budgets.
    • Keeping an overview of the artist’s social media presence and fan interaction.
    • Oversee artists D2C strategy  – in some cases, assist in production and scheduling of physical and digital releases with our distributors.
  • Budgeting:
    • Overseeing all recording and touring budgets.
    • Chasing outstanding monies owed
    • Register live shows with PRS / tracks on PPL
  • Build a relationship with the artists
  • Establish a clear communication structure with the artists
  • Build relationships with the artist’s wider team
  • Minimum 3 years experience in management or at a label environment.
  • An in-depth knowledge of the music industry, international plans and a passion for music.
  • Collaborative, team player able to form relationships with colleagues and artists on the roster. Entrepreneurial and “can do” spirit, with a progressive and creative attitude.
  • An up-to-date knowledge of current trends in the music industry and the digital space – marketing experience welcomed.
  • A firm understanding of streaming and the role it plays within the modern business.
  • A very strong communicator – both verbal and written.
  • Meticulously organised / keen eye for detail.
  • Self driven and highly motivated.

Love this job and want to apply?

For consideration, please email us your CV [[email protected]] with a short note expressing the reason(s) for your interest in this position, and use “Day-to-day Manager” plus your full name in the subject line of the email.

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