Mom + Pop Music, a leading independent record label based in NYC, seeks a Marketing Manager. We are looking for an individual with no less than 2 years experience in the music industry (booking, management, agency, touring, indie label, etc) that is a self-starter, ambitious, and hungry to learn. Who enjoys indie music and wants to work collaboratively within a small boutique company. Job Summary: The Marketing Manager will manage specific artist projects from first signing to after album release. This will include but not limited to setting up new releases and pre-orders, leading communications with internal and external teams, and being the point person on specific projects. Please be aware this is a lifestyle job and going to shows and jumping in with partners internationally could require weekend or evening availability.
Responsibilities: – Work in tandem with A&R internally and artist teams externally. – Lead all communications with artist teams including radio, publicity, and sync with weekly comprehensive updates, marketing plans, and any key breaks in the campaign. – Set up pre-orders and new releases and liaise with our distribution partner to ensure proper execution across all digital service partners, physical retail and indie retail. – Work in conjunction with Tour Marketing Department to maintain artist promo schedules and promo opportunities. – Maintain and create marketing plans in conjunction with digital department, touring department, creative department and artist team. That incorporates a strategic plan for all release assets, tours etc. – Grow and maintain 3rd party relationships.
Requirements: – 2 years applicable experience in the music industry (booking, management, agency, touring, indie label, etc). – Excellent oral and written communication – Strong attention to detail with the ability to work on multiple projects concurrently – Comfortable working in teams and independently – Proficiency with Word, Excel, and Google Docs is required. – Photoshop, Illustrator or video editing a plus
Please send a copy of your resume but more importantly a cover letter that touches on giving us a snapshot of who you are. This can include but is not limited to: what ambitions you have, your first concert, bands that changed your life, your background or reasons why we should hire you. Think of this as if you were writing to a friend about the opportunity. The cover letter is weighted more than the resume. Please send resume and cover letter to email@example.com.