Warner Music Group – Director, Video Production (US)

We are Warner Music Group, home to a broad roster of new stars and legendary artists through a collection of the best-known record labels in the music industry including Asylum, Atlantic, Big Beat, Canvasback, East West, Elektra, Erato, FFRR, Fueled by Ramen, Nonesuch, Parlophone, Reprise, Rhino, Roadrunner, Sire, Spinnin’, Warner Records, Warner Classics, and Warner Music Nashville, as well as Warner Chappell Music, one of the world’s leading music publishers, with a catalog of more than one million copyrights worldwide.

We currently have a fantastic opportunity to join our innovative and highly sought-after Video Production team at Atlantic Records.

Job Title: Director, Video Production

A Little Bit About Our Team

The Atlantic Records Video Department is responsible for the commissioning of music video and content productions. Producing videos for Atlantic and its partner labels, the department is involved in all aspects of the video production process, from concept to completion.

Why This Could Be Your Next Big Break
  • You love music videos and nurturing 360 creative to achieve greatness.
  • You are responsible, well organized, and thrive on managing multiple projects.
  • You are well rounded and your experience in making music videos spans multiple genres – from pop to hip hop, alternative and electronic.
  • You want to be part of a diverse, first rate creative production team and a cutting-edge company that provides the resources for success.
  • You love to be challenged and have a great perspective on the art of production.
Here You’ll Get To
  • You will be soliciting treatments for a variety of artists at various budget levels.
  • Ensure creative is executed properly from start to finish.
  • Be responsible for managing video budgets and timely delivery of the final product.
  • Liaise between label executives, band/management and director/production company.
  • Identify and build a network of developing director talent.
  • Maintain and nurture relationships with existing and new production partners.
  • Work closely with the artist and label to ensure successful artist imaging.
Rockstar Candidates Will Be Able To
  • Navigate and discern creative because you have impeccable taste and expertise.
  • Be a resourceful and innovative problem solver that’s able to maintain composure in a high pressure, deadline-oriented environment.
  • Tap into an ever-expanding network of creatives that will help achieve our artist’s visions.
  • Be at service for the vision.
It would be music to our ears if you also had:
  • Ability to manage multiple projects in various stages simultaneously.
  • Strong knowledge of all production and postproduction processes, formats and techniques.
  • Excellent organizational skills.
  • Action oriented, tenacious and adaptable.
  • Strong knowledge of AICP budget format and crew rates.
  • Strong communication and negotiation skills.
  • Comfort with all musical genres and lyrical content.
  • Work with integrity.
  • Dedicated and committed team player.
Why join us?

Warner Music Group is all about our people. We are one global company made up of the most knowledgeable, passionate, and creative people in our business.

It is the mission of every member of the WMG team around the world to create a nurturing environment for artists, songwriters, and the people behind the music, every stage of their career. We strive to set WMG apart from the rest of the industry by embracing a philosophy of innovation that is part of our company’s DNA.

Consider a career at WMG and be a part of one of the biggest forces in music today.

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