Junior Art Designer (m/f/d)

  • Universal Music Group
  • Berlin, Germany
  • Nov 10, 2020
Temporary Graphic Design

Job Description

The Universal Music Group & Brands division creates the interface between music, stars, fans and brands. We use the attraction of the stars, the effect of their music and the reach in the communication channels to create unique brand experiences in this context. To this end, we develop creative concepts, license content and advise our customers on the optimal use of entertainment as an instrument in brand management and communication.

Are you really interested in how brands and artists work together optimally? Do you want to help artists, brands and labels develop unique stories together and inspire people together? Then you are right with us:

We are looking now at our facility in Berlin a Junior Art Designer (m / w / d) initially limited for 6 months with a view to subsequent adoption.

Your Tasks:

  • You will support the initiation of brand deals across all phases from pitch preparation to implementation planning
  • This also includes concept development, graphic and creative visualization, research on artists and fan / audience analyzes for brands and agencies
  • You will oversee individual creative projects in coordination with the respective project manager and the creative lead
  • To do this, you coordinate or create project deliverables, clarify all necessary rights and ensure compliance with project timings and budget requirements
  • You work closely with photo and video productions, brands, artist management as well as national and international label product management
  • You are close to the artist careers and proactively identify starting points for brand partnerships


  • You have successfully completed an apprenticeship or a degree in communication design, media design or graphic design
  • You are confident in handling all common Adobe Creative and Microsoft Office programs
  • You have already gained initial project experience in relation to brand partnerships, ideally in the music environment
  • You can fall back on existing contacts in the areas of brands, agencies and creatives (productions, photography, illustration)
  • You are extremely affine with regard to social media, pop / youth culture, art and artists
  • Ideally, you already have demonstrable experience in community management of lifestyle brands as well as in content planning with a focus on music on Instagram and other social media platforms

Your personality is in demand:

  • Music is your passion, "digital lifestyle" your everyday life - therefore you are always up-to-date with the latest news on stars and trends, you are creative and have a feel for the next big trend
  • You have a good eye for the compatibility of artists and brands and can translate the corresponding synergy effects into creative brand campaigns
  • Thanks to your great organizational talent, you can plan and carry out projects in a targeted manner while maintaining an overview of deadlines, timings and processes
  • With your sympathetic demeanor and your confident manner of communication, you can always inspire and convince customers and partners
  • Your actions are characterized by personal responsibility, commitment, negotiating power and reliability

We are:

  • Music is emotion, creativity, adventure, tradition and at the same time innovation - as a team we pursue the common goal of steadily advancing the Universal Music project
  • Diversity, mutual respect and tolerance - both human and musical - are essential for us, and diversity and inclusion are constantly supported and promoted by HR and our Better Together Initiative
  • We live an open communication and grow together - we meet at eye level with a "you" across all hierarchies
  • In our business, it is important to make good decisions quickly: We count on proactive employees who think ahead and find uncomplicated solutions
  • Together we take on responsibility, even beyond our day-to-day business, which is why we are actively committed to more sustainability and environmental protection with our sustainability workgroups

Our benefits:

  • Be mobile at all times and benefit from discounts with the BVG, our job bike leasing offer and our home office regulation
  • Develop yourself continuously through various further training offers
  • Receive support for all challenges in life - professionally and privately - through company-independent consulting and coaching offers 
  • Benefit from mutual success through our employee participation model
  • Stay healthy through various sports activities and healthy eating in our canteen, which is subsidized by us

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