Bloodshot Records seeks full-time Retail Marketing Coordinator to work in our Chicago office.
We’re looking for someone experienced in navigating the physical retail landscape to run our retail department. Duties include developing new release marketing plans tailored for each artist/release, informing accounts of new release, monitoring stock levels at distributors and along tour dates, organizing in-store performances, maintaining the catalog and UPC database, invoicing, staffing pop-up shop, contacting distributor reps in each territory, packing and shipping, and creatively working catalog titles. The applicant must be comfortable navigating distributors’ B2Bs, Almighty Retail, AtVenue, as well as making phone calls. Needs to know Excel and Word, Photoshop and Illustrator knowledge a plus.
Candidate must have at least one year of paid work experience in retail marketing, in distribution or as a store buyer. The applicant needs to be self-directed and extremely comfortable working independently; however, they need to work well with digital retail and mail order departments. We need someone who is outgoing, organized, and level-headed. The ideal person is passionate about much of the music on the label. Strong indie ethics are a plus.
Current Bloodshot artist roster includes Lydia Loveless, Banditos, Cory Branan, Murder By Death, Scott H. Biram, Robbie Fulks, and many more; further info on Bloodshot at http://www.bloodshotrecords.com
Pay starting $14/hr. but commensurate with experience (within the scrappy indie label world). Benefits include health insurance, profit sharing, life insurance. Relocation expenses are not included. If interested AND QUALIFIED, send resume to: nan [at] bloodshotrecords [dot] com