TheSoul Publishing is one of the largest digital media publishers in the world, producing tons of entertaining and enlightening online content. Our team of 2,000+ creative minds in 70+ countries shoot videos, make animations, and write articles every day in 20 languages for more than 2 billion subscribers around the world!
Join our vibrant music label team as an A&R Manager! You are an ideal candidate if you possess a deep passion for music, a keen ear for talent, and a comprehensive understanding of the current music industry landscape, especially in relation to digital platforms like YouTube Shorts, TikTok, and YouTube Music. This role is instrumental in discovering new artists.
- Talent Scouting: Identify and sign promising new artists with a focus on individuals or bands that have the potential for success on digital and social media platforms.
- Market Analysis: Conduct regular research to stay ahead of music trends, viral content, and emerging genres on platforms such as YouTube Shorts, TikTok, and YouTube Music. Use this analysis to inform the label's strategy in artist development and signings.
- Contract Negotiation: Handle negotiations with new and existing artists, ensuring terms that are beneficial for both the artist and the label. This includes rights management and financial agreements.
- Music Production: Oversee the music production process, including budget management, timeline scheduling, and coordination with producers, songwriters, and other industry professionals.
- Proven experience in an A&R role or similar position within the music industry.
- A strong understanding of current music trends, especially in relation to digital and social media platforms.
- Excellent negotiation and communication skills.
- Ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously in a fast-paced environment.
- Passion for music and a commitment to artist development.
- Ability to communicate in English effectively.
What we offer:
- Remote part-time work with the opportunity to work wherever you want and choose your exact working time.
- Creative vibes and an international team: 90% of company employees are creators who work from 70+ countries and make awesome positive content for millions of followers worldwide.
- Growth and development: 800+ internal courses and materials in our internal academy, internal knowledge sharing, constant feedback from your manager, no limits for launching new initiatives.
- A tech-savvy approach and carefully structured processes: no bureaucracy, an ecosystem friendly to new ideas, transparent task management, asynchronous communication (fewer meetings and more thoughtful written communication).