- Entry level
- No Education
- Salary to negotiate
- DUBAI, UAE
We are looking for an Artist & Label Marketing Manager to join our Artist and Label Marketing team in Dubai. The role is about ensuring that key artists, managers, and labels see Spotify as the #1 partner for artist development and monetization. Focusing on the South African and Sub-Saharan African music landscape, you will work closely with the team to execute on local strategic initiatives as well as your international counterparts on global campaigns.
You will also use this relationship to further Spotify’s marketing and distribution initiatives to the mutual benefit of Spotify and its industry partners. Most importantly, you have fun at work and you have a desire to be creative and make a positive impact on the music industry as a whole.
What you’ll do
Support and educate our key partners across artists and labels community on Spotify tools and resources to inspire them and maximize their daily business. You’ll also create, build and maintain these relations across the artist and label community
Enable artist and artist-fan engagement with Spotify
Work in partnership with the local and global editorial teams to ensure content strategies are localized and successfully implemented
Work cross-functionally with other internal teams to fulfill company strategic goals and cross-functional projects
Advocate for Spotify’s interests and initiatives externally within the creator community
Ensure Spotify has the best possible content offering in your territory and use this to further Spotify’s appeal to existing and new users
Develop methodologies and efficiencies to be the best in class partner to our artist and label partners
Attend events, conferences, and shows. Some travel required
Who you are
You have 5+ years experience with label and artist relations in an established digital music service, record label or at a media company in the region
You have a strong music and technology background. You also have a deep understanding and a consistent record in music marketing and operations
You are fully conversant with the latest digital marketing techniques
You have excellent negotiating, presentation and people skills
You are adept at content management systems and supply chain processes
You are numerate and adept at analyzing and interpreting data and using it to set goals
You are well organized, dedicated, with the ability to plan and deliver on tight deadlines and pay exceptional attention to detail
You have experience of working across multiple markets and within local and global teams
You possess a perfect level of written and spoken English. French language skills are a plus
Finally, you’re a great teammate, adapt well to change, and always have a positive attitude
Please attach your resume in English.
We are proud to foster a workplace free from discrimination. We strongly believe that diversity of experience, perspectives, and background will lead to a better environment for our employees and a better product for our users and our creators. This is something we value deeply and we encourage everyone to come be a part of changing the way the world listens to music.
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About the company
Spotify is a Swedish commercial music streaming, podcast and video service that provides digital rights management-restricted content from record labels and media companies including BBC, Sony, EMI, Warner Music Group, and Universal. Music can be browsed or searched by artist, album, genre, playlist, or record label. Paid "Premium" subscriptions remove advertisements, improve audio quality and allow users to download music for offline listening.