Dance & Electronic Editor – North America

  • Spotify
  • New York, NY, USA
  • Oct 15, 2020
Full time Content Journalism

Job Description

The Music Culture & Editorial team is looking for a Dance & Electronic Editor to join their team in the US!
The Editor will identify and curate first rate music playlist listening experiences in the dance & electronic genre. You demonstrate a passion for performance-oriented analytics, and will have your ear to the ground in the music community. Above all, your work will impact the way the world experiences dance music.

What You’ll Do:

  • Curate and maintain a large number of playlists for different subgenres across the dance & electronic space
  • Use cultural expertise to manage and lead new programming efforts
  • Identify and substantiate playlist hypotheses for the US audience
  • Utilize analytics and data to inform curation decisions, identify content gaps and achieve optimal performance of editorial content
  • Collaborate with a global and regional editorial team on a variety of projects
  • Partner with a cross-functional team to develop playlist brands, marketing campaigns, and other initiatives
  • Provide a strong, unbiased editorial voice to build a first-class user experience

Who You Are:

  • Experience in music programming/curation, or in an audience-focused role, is required.
  • Ability to manage complex technical products.
  • Passionate about music trends across the US and Canada.
  • A nuanced sense of what music is appropriate for any situation.
  • Strong project management skills.
  • Good communicator/team player who can easily work cross-functionally.
  • The ability to comprehend and productively respond to analytics.
  • A strong understanding of, and experience with, Spotify as a user and fan.
  • A friendly and warm attitude…we are a very tight-knit family!
  • Keen attention to detail.
  • A strong propensity to take initiative and absolutely thrive on change.
  • Ability to travel when needed 
  • Bachelor’s degree in a relevant field


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