Junior Employee Accounting (m/f/x)

  • Octopus Agents
  • Amsterdam, Netherlands
  • Jun 21, 2022
Full time Booking Agent Finance Legal

Job Description

Octopus Agents is a booking agency based in Amsterdam that is focussing on contemporary electronic dance music. We provide worldwide bookings for about 40 artists. To complement our current team, we are looking for someone who would like to work in the world of electronic music. This is a junior/trainee position, where you're able to gradually gain experience under the wings of other team members.



  • Drafting, sending out contracts and invoices;
  • Follow up on unsigned contracts and unpaid invoices;
  • Answering incoming mails + inbox management;
  • Requesting certificates with regard to withholding tax;
  • Other activities in the field of accounting.


Who are you?

  • You are crazy about (electronic) music;
  • You like to work carefully, punctual and organized;
  • You communicate, without losing an overview of many current projects setting priorities where necessary;
  • You are interested in making the live sector more sustainable;
  • You feel responsible for your actions and are eager to learn;
  • You can work proactively and in teams;
  • You like to work inclusively, both in the way how you act and think;
  • You are proficient in English language in speaking and writing, an extra language is an added value;
  • Preferably you have a background in accountancy, economics and/or law.


What do we offer?

  • Full-time position within the music industry in the field of bookings;
  • A pleasant, hardworking team and a nice, casual workplace where you can gain a lot of experience in the field of bookings;
  • Profiling yourself and building up a worldwide network in electronic music;
  • Personal guidance of other team members;
  • An employer who encourages and likes to support expressing ambitions;
  • Nice starting salary and development plan for the future with a view to more responsibilities;
  • Pension plan and annual profit split.


Stimulating diversity in a broad sense (ideas, culture, gender, sexual preference, religion) is an important spearhead for Octopus Agents as a company. We are therefore building a well-balanced workforce and we need you to do so. For this position, candidates from culturally diverse backgrounds are strongly encouraged to apply.


Period of time

Immediately, in consultation

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