Universal Music Group

We are UMG, the Universal Music Group.

We are the world’s leading music company.

In everything we do, we are committed to artistry, innovation and entrepreneurship.

We own and operate a broad array of businesses engaged in recorded music, music publishing, merchandising, and audiovisual content in more than 60 countries.

We identify and develop recording artists and songwriters, and we produce, distribute and promote the most critically acclaimed and commercially successful music to delight and entertain fans around the world.

Our vast catalog of recordings and songs stretches back over a century and comprises the largest, most diverse and culturally rich collection of music ever assembled.

As digital technology refashions the world, our unmatched commitment to lead in developing new services, platforms and business models for the delivery of music and related content empowers innovators and allows new commercial and artistic opportunities to flourish.

Knowing that music, a powerful force for good in the world, is unique in its ability to inspire people and bring them together, we work with our artists and employees to serve our communities.

We are the home for music’s greatest artists, innovators and entrepreneurs.

Together, we are UMG, the Universal Music Group.

Universal Music Group Los Angeles, CA, USA
Dec 05, 2019
Full time
We are currently seeking an accomplished Executive Administrative professional with solid experience supporting senior executives. This role requires exceptional attention to detail, great organizational skills, the ability to meet critical deadlines, and to juggle multiple priorities in a fast-paced environment.  A high level of integrity and discretion in handling confidential information, and professionalism in dealing with senior executives inside and outside the company is essential.  This role will represent the executive in a positive and professional manner and partner with the executive to help ensure the effectiveness of the function. The ideal candidate will take initiative, identify solutions, and be ten steps ahead of what needs to be done. Job Functions: Day-to-day management of the Executive’s schedule Manage office and time in a fast-paced environment and anticipate critical events/Executive’s needs (Schedule meetings/ appointments and manage travel itineraries) Read and route correspondence; draft responses and other documents as requested; assist with email management Manage schedule by planning internal and external meetings, conferences, teleconferences, arrange corporate events, etc.  Support with commercial, booking and itineraries  Prepare submission of expense claims in a timely manner Manage ad hoc projects as needed Screen and prioritize phone/email correspondence and inquiries Prepare internal and external corporate documents/ presentations Uphold a strict level of confidentiality, establish and maintain relationships both internal and external Skills/Abilities: Develop and demonstrate professional knowledge of the business Strong organizational skills Ability to anticipate needs and identify solutions Proven ability to work effectively with senior management and senior-level clients Excellent written and oral communication skills (as the person will be dealing with all levels) Ability to manage highly confidential information and to act calmly and professionally Advanced Microsoft Office skills Knowledge of travel logistics Highly organized Proactive and able to multi-task Extreme discretion with sensitive information Dynamic and assertive personality; professional demeanor Adaptable to a variety of situations with numerous personalities Ability to excel in a fast-paced, ever-changing environment Ability to create efficiency through the use of technology and music-based systems Experience: Minimum 10+ years executive assistant experience Education: BA or BS preferred Universal Music Group is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Disclaimer This job description only provides an overview of job responsibilities that are subject to change. >>> Click on Apply Now to be taken to the application page. 
Universal Music Group London, UK
Dec 05, 2019
Paid Internship
The A Side: A Day in The Life Globe is the home for creative and commercial partnerships and sync at Universal Music; the Globe team help companies to navigate the world of music and provide creative solutions for brands of all sizes. Representing the world’s largest commercial music catalogue, we provide creative solutions across advertising, film, TV and computer games. Our services include rights negotiation and licensing, music supervision and the creation of bespoke music pieces to brief. The B Side: Skills & Experience Be Administrative Coordinating sync licenses for the full team. Collating monthly financial reports (sync reports). Responsible for international TV requests while Director of Creative Licensing is absent. Handling of all charity, educational & miscellaneous requests such as stage shows/exhibitions etc. Assisting other team members by sending instrumentals to clients etc, helping with music briefs. Covering phones, diary management, booking bikes & couriers, travel arrangement, etc. Updating the sync database with all sync projects. Liaising with labels on ticket reqs for the department, updating calendars and spreadsheet handling charity and small film sync requests – negotiating fees and liaising with artist management. General ad hoc assistance. Person Specification Strong administrator, with excellent and proven organisation skills. Hardworking, organised and self-motivated individual. Excellent written and verbal communication skills. Creative thinker. Strong IT skills including excellent PowerPoint and bespoke systems. Love of music and knowledge of what is happening with artists both in Universal and externally. Excellent attention to detail. Highly digitally savvy. Bonus Tracks: Your Benefits Group Personal Pension Scheme (between 3% and 9%) Private Medical Insurance 25 paid days of annual leave Interest Free Season Ticket Loan available Holiday Purchase scheme Dental and Travel Insurance options Cycle to Work Scheme Salary Sacrifice Cars Subsidised Gym Membership Employee Discounts (Reward Gateway)   Just So You Know… The company presents this job description as a guide to the major areas and duties for which the jobholder is accountable.  However, the business operates in an environment that demands change and the jobholder's specific responsibilities and activities will vary and develop.  Therefore, the job description should be seen as indicative and not as a permanent, definitive and exhaustive statement. >>> Click on Apply Now to be taken to the application page. 
Universal Music Group Berlin, Germany
Dec 02, 2019
Full time
Universal Music ist Marktführer im Musikgeschäft. Zu unseren Labels zählen die bekanntesten Marken der Musikwelt. Die Universal Music Group gehört zu Vivendi, dem weltweit tätigen Medien- und Kommunikationsunternehmen. Dein neues berufliches Zuhause ist der Bereich Digital Commercial Partnerships. Du sitzt direkt im Label und sorgst für die optimale Performance unserer Songs auf den digitalen Plattformen. Du bist als Editorial Partnerships Manager (m/w/d) das entscheidende Bindeglied, um unsere Künstler und deren Musik bestmöglich in die Playlists der Streamingdienste und somit von möglichst vielen Menschen zu katapultieren. Wir suchen  ab sofort  für unseren Standort Berlin einen  Editorial Partnerships Manager  (m/w/d). Deine Aufgaben: Als Editorial Partnerships Manager (m/w/d) präsentierst Du mit Begeisterung unsere Künstler direkt bei unseren digitalen Handelspartnern Dabei bildest Du die Schnittstelle zwischen Deinem Label, den digitalen Handelspartnern und unserem digitalen Key Account-Team Du bereitest alle wichtigen Informationen zur Präsentation an die Handelspartner vor und stellst den regelmäßigen Informationsfluss bezüglich Deiner Themen sicher Du verantwortest aktiv die Entwicklung eines Songs über den gesamten Produktlebenszyklus Du hast den Überblick über die Vielzahl an Veröffentlichungen und verantwortest die Priorisierung gegenüber unseren digitalen Partnern Intern bist Du tief in die Arbeit Deines Labels eingebunden, um frühzeitig das digitale Set Up konzeptionell mitzuprägen und die dafür benötigten Assets zur Verfügung zu stellen. Dabei stehst Du im engen Austausch mit allen relevanten Abteilungen — von A&R über Marketing bis Promotion Internationale Themen werden mit anderen Key Märkten und den jeweiligen Fachabteilungen gemeinsam koordiniert Diese fachlichen Anforderungen erfüllst Du: Du hast Dein Studium der Wirtschaftswissenschaft, Kommunikationswissenschaft oder Medienwissenschaft mit Erfolg abgeschlossen Idealerweise verfügst Du über erste Erfahrungen in den Bereichen Musikindustrie, digitale Medien, Redaktion und bringst gute Kenntnisse über den digitalen Musikmarkt mit Eine sehr hohe Affinität für digitale Musikdienste, Datenanalyse und Marketing setzen wir voraus Du weist sehr gute genreübergreifende Repertoirekenntnisse auf Mit Geschäftspartnern, Managements, Künstlern und Kollegen kannst Du in Deutsch und Englisch problemlos mündlich und schriftlich kommunizieren Deine Persönlichkeit ist gefragt: Musik ist Deine Leidenschaft! Die tägliche Arbeit mit dem digitalen Musikmarkt reizt Dich sehr! Du bist stark in der Kommunikation und kannst Dich sehr gut auf verschiedene Charaktere und neue Rahmenbedingungen einstellen. Ein dynamisches Arbeitsumfeld liegt Dir sehr Du wirkst überzeugend und besitzt ein sicheres Auftreten im Umgang mit Business Partnern Komplexe Arbeitsprozesse sind für Dich eine spannende Herausforderung Du verfügst über einen großen Innovationsdrang In stressigen Situationen behältst Du einen kühlen Kopf Selbstständiges Arbeiten liegt Dir sehr – und doch verlierst Du nie den Blick für Dein Team Und so sind wir: Wir sind ein Team, mit dem ständigen Wunsch das Projekt Universal Music voranzubringen und Neues zu wagen In unserem Business gilt es gute Entscheidungen schnell zu treffen: Wir zählen auf proaktive Mitarbeiter, die vorausdenken und unkomplizierte Lösungen finden Wir leben eine offene Kommunikation mit einem „Du“ über alle Hierarchien hinweg Vielfältigkeit und Toleranz – menschlich wie musikalisch – sind uns wichtig Wir freuen uns auf Deine Bewerbung! Bitte bewirb Dich online mit Deinen  aussagekräftigen Bewerbungsunterlagen . Bitte lade Dein Anschreiben, Deinen Lebenslauf und Zeugnisse als Dateien hoch (max. 10 MB pro Datei) und benenne in den Fragefeldern auch Deinen frühesten Eintrittstermin sowie Deine Gehaltsvorstellung. >>> Click on Apply Now to be taken to the application page. 
Universal Music Group Manila, Metro Manila, Philippines
Nov 28, 2019
Full time
Are you interested in working in the dynamic world of music and entertainment? Do you like dealing with artists? Does representing/branding of artists excite you? Universal Music Group is in search of a  Domestic A&R Executive  to be based in  Manila. About the role: Talent scouting – Artists & Songwriters / Music Production team / Video Directors etc Repertoire research based on Domestic Dept. head direction Oversee and coordinates with Music Professionals regarding Production works Liaise with Songwriters & Publishers, recording studios, graphic designers, Music Video directors and more Manage Artists production calendar Organize and edit Audio and video Assist with Artists marketing and promotion Desirable Traits: At least 1 year of related experience Experience with Recording/Editing software Great network/connection within the local music industry (Artists, Songwriters, Music Production, Video Directors etc.) Great knowledge with the local music Knowledge with music contracts/licenses Interested? Please follow the link to submit your application today! Note: Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted. >>> Click on Apply Now to be taken to the application page. 
Universal Music Group Brentwood, TN, USA
Nov 28, 2019
Full time
Under the Capitol Music Group umbrella of UMG,  Capitol Christian Music Group  is the market leader in the field of recorded music, distribution, and music publishing. Employing over 150 people, Capitol CMG provides a challenging and rewarding work environment characterized by a commitment to our artists and songwriters, one another, our customers and community service. How we LEAD:  As the creative manager, you will be responsible to increase revenue and generate activity for Publishing by effectively managing a roster of writers, giving constructive feedback on songs, pitching songs to artists, servicing and expanding key relationships, and interacting on a marketing level to support copyright growth.  How you’ll CREATE: Manage a roster of writers with scheduling, coordinating co-writes, song delivery, and the flow of communication to writers. Responsible for understanding writer contracts and delivery requirements. Build relationship with writers to understand their goals and needs. Pitch song catalog for artist recordings. Represent Publishing’s interest maintaining key industry contacts - including record label A&R staff, artist managers, record producers, artists, writers and other music industry professionals.  Securing single song deals when applicable for outside writers. Discover new writer talent as opportunities develop. Track industry activity pertaining to record and single releases, new signings and various company appointments. Issue scheduled and accurate updates to writers of all possible writing opportunities. Create and maintain a “Pitch/Hold/Cut” report and an accurate “Tip Sheet”. Attend industry events, concerts, and other occasions that support job function.  Other duties and responsibilities as assigned. Bring your VIBE: Good working knowledge of the Christian music industry Understanding and willingness to learn genres outside of Christian music industry 3 years of music work experience Strong communication skills Strong relationship and networking skills Good song sense Industry contacts is a plus Ability to multitask and manage details Excellent organizational skills Working with others in a team setting Leadership and management skills Goal and results-driven Maintain clear communication College degree Perks Playlist: Competitive Compensation Package including Salary, Benefits and Generous 401k Savings Plan Paid Time Off – Paid Holidays, “Gift Week”, Summer Fridays Student Loan Repayment Assistance Employee Developmental Support Annual Gym Reimbursement Package Pet Insurance, plus much more!  Universal Music Group is an Equal Opportunity Employer. >>> Click on Apply Now to be taken to the application page.