The Top 11 Music Industry Jobs to Apply for in May 2024

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If you missed our previous monthly update on top music industry job opportunities, you’re in for a treat as we’re here with the finest job opportunities to advance your career in May 2024.

Seize the chance to dive into the music industry with exciting roles like a Radio Host, a Music Creative Manager and Record Label Assistant at Disruptive records.

Let’s dive in.

1. Assistant in Music department at WME

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Location: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia 

Experience: Strong Enthusiasm for the Music Industry

The Role

First off, here’s an assistant position in the Music department of William Morris Endeavor Music Agency in Australia. In this entry-level position, you’ll be assisting with a variety of daily administrative tasks.

This is an excellent opportunity to gain experience in a global entertainment company based in Sydney. You will be in charge of reviewing show contracts and completing ad-hoc projects. If you’re good at problem-solving, adaptable to change, and work well in fast-paced environments, this may be the one for you.

About William Morris Endeavor

William Morris Endeavor is a centre of sports, media, entertainment, and fashion with a large relationship-based business. They build an environment fostered for collaboration to develop future talents and build relationships across leadership, peers, and teams.

Apply for WME

2. Record Label Assistant Intern at Disruptive Records B.V.

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Location: Amsterdam, North Holland, Netherlands

Experience: You are a Dutch or European Citizen currently pursuing a relevant higher education degree, such as Creative Business, Leisure Management, or other entertainment management-related studies.

The Role

Disruptive Records in Amsterdam is offering an internship as a Record Label Assistant. The role involves researching potential growth opportunities, creating engaging content for social media and the website, and assisting in the planning and execution of label events and live performances.

About Disruptive Records B.V.

Disruptive Records B.V. is a dynamic and growing independent record label in Amsterdam. They aim to empower individuals to discover balance and mindfulness through the transformative power of music and soundscapes. Here’s a fun side note: their sub-labels Andante Piano and Disruptive LoFi help people achieve their desired state of mind through bass lines of electronic music and neoclassical piano pieces.

Apply for Disruptive Records B.V.

3. Talent Buyer at Tomorrowland

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Location: Antwerp, Flemish Region, Belgium

Experience: At least 2-4 years experience within the events/nightlife/festival industry, preferably for venue or event brand booking predominantly electronic artists, and a solid understanding of Gen Z.

The Role

The Tomorrowland organizers are seeking to support their team of talent buyers in Belgium. The role involves booking and advancing all events, with a focus on electronic music. The ideal candidate should have a deep understanding of youth demographics and emerging artists and be experienced in working with agents and agencies. Close collaboration with the events team is also required.

With Tomorrowland’s high name recognition, this is a great foot in the door for ones career and one of our most intriguing music industry 2024 jobs this May.

About Tomorrowland

Tomorrowland is one of the world’s largest electronic dance music festivals, held annually in Boom, Belgium. It debuted in 2005 and has since become a global phenomenon, attracting over 400,000 attendees each year. The festival takes place over two weekends in late July at the De Schorre provincial park and is known for its elaborate stage designs, pyrotechnics, and immersive festival experience.

Apply for Tomorrowland

4. Influencer Music Marketing Intern at Stellar Music

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Location:  Australia

Experience: Experience or interest in influencer marketing and management with familiarity with digital music marketing and social media platforms. Must be based in Australia and be familiar with the Aussie culture with a proficiency in English communication.

The Role

Stellar Music is searching for an Influencer Music Marketing Intern to make an impact on the Australian music scene. If you’re outgoing, culturally savvy, and thrive in fast-paced environments, apply now. As an intern, you’ll build relationships with music curators and influencers, manage creator collaborations, and develop digital marketing campaigns.

This 6-month unpaid internship offers the chance to work with artists like Billie Eilish, SZA, Miley Cyrus, Kali Uchis, and Doja Cat, and expand your network in the global music industry.

About Stellar Music

Stellar music is an internationally focused artist management, label, music marketing, and creative consulting company located in Copenhagen, Denmark. They create innovative music and authentic management for their artists.

Apply for Stellar Music

5. Music Creative Production Manager at Netflix

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Location: Los Angeles, CA

Experience: Knowledge of and passion for animated content and music in general, including Preschool and Kids & Family content with a deep knowledge of the music industry, digital streaming platforms, music publishing, music licensing, record labels, PROs.

The Role

The Music Creative & Production (MCP) team at Netflix is hiring a Music Creative Production Manager for their animated series in Los Angeles. This role involves overseeing music for different animation categories and collaborating with showrunners, producers, and studio executives.

Responsibilities include identifying creative music solutions, recommending schedules and budgets, and strategizing music releases. Along with the Tomorrowland role, this is another heavy hitter for this edition of jobs in the music industry 2024.

About Netflix

Netflix is the leading global streaming service, offering a vast library of TV shows, movies, and original content to over 260 million subscribers worldwide. Users can stream content on various devices, with personalized recommendations based on viewing history. The company has invested heavily in producing its own award-winning series and films.

Apply for Netflix


6. Music Content Editor at Nielsen

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Location: Malaysia

Experience: Fresh graduates with native or fluent Mandarin or Cantonese Chinese, proficient in Simplified and Traditional script, and high-level English skills. A deep understanding of popular music and pop culture in the Chinese language market, particularly on Mainland Chinese streaming and social media platforms.

The Role

Nielsen Global Media in Malaysia is seeking a music content editor to ensure high-quality album and artist metadata. The role also involves supporting artist enrichment efforts, serving as a subject matter expert for Chinese-language music, and mastering internal tools and processes.

About Nielsen

Nielsen Global Media is a leading provider of audience insights, data, and analytics that shape the future of media. By measuring behavior across all channels and platforms, Nielsen empowers clients with trusted intelligence to drive informed decisions and accelerate growth.

Apply for Nielsen Global Media

 

7. Radio Host at Mira Search

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Location: Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Experience: Previous experience as a Radio Host or in a similar role. Excellent verbal and written communication skills in English (must be your mother tongue).


The Role

Mira Search is looking for a dynamic Radio Host to join their team in Dubai. The role involves collaborating with the editorial team to select news topics for on-air discussion, proposing guests for interviews, and actively hosting programs. Responsibilities include choosing discussion topics, inviting guests for interviews, hosting programs, interacting with the audience, and promoting upcoming content and events.

About Mira Search

MIRA Search is a Dubai-based HR and recruitment firm that provides staffing and HR services to companies in the UAE. They have open positions available and are committed to connecting employers with top-talent.

Apply for Mira Search


8. Videographer and Editor for a Music Artist at Coral

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Location: Buenos Aires, Buenos Aires Province, Argentina

Experience: Proven experience in videography and video editing, preferably in the music or entertainment industry. Expertise in using CapCut or similar video editing software, with a strong portfolio showcasing past work.

The Role

Coral is seeking a videographer and editor to create short-form video content for an upcoming music artist. The ideal candidate should have a deep passion for music, an understanding of the digital music landscape, an adaptive mindset, and a commitment to artistic excellence. Responsibilities include directing video shoots, guiding remote self-shooting, editing videos in CapCut, and optimizing content for social platforms.

About Coral

Coral is a marketing and creative agency specializing in brand strategy, digital marketing, creative development, event production, and social media for clients in the music and entertainment industries. The agency was founded by enthusiasts from the independent electronic music scene in Brazil.

Apply for Coral

9. Artist Support Associate at Sony Music Entertainment

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Location: Culver City, CA

Experience:  Knowledge of the digital music industry, with prior experience using digital services, distributors, and marketing platforms. Fluency in Spanish and/or Portuguese is a plus with a genuine love for music.

The Role

Sony Music Entertainment is seeking an Artist Support Associate for the LA office team at AWAL. The role involves delivering releases into the AWAL system and supporting advanced projects. As an Artist Services Representative, you will be the main point of contact for AWAL Core members, guiding them through their campaigns and release setup processes, addressing their inquiries, and ensuring quality control for new releases.

About AWAL / SONY

Sony Music Entertainment, commonly known as Sony Music, is an American multinational music company owned by Sony Entertainment and managed by the American umbrella division of the multinational conglomerate Sony Group Corporation. Sony purchased AWAL back in May 2021.

AWAL is a global recording business that serves as an alternative to traditional record labels. It offers deal structures that provide artists with the resources and expertise of a major label while allowing them to retain ownership and control of their music.

Apply for AWAL Sony

10. Content Creation Manager at [PIAS]

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Location: London, United Kingdom

Experience:  In-depth understanding of the short-form video content ecosystem and the wider digital & social content space. Passion for music and contemporary culture, and how the two merge in the social space.

The Role

[PIAS] is hiring a Content Creation Manager to work with the Recordings team. The successful candidate will be responsible for creating multimedia content for [PIAS] artists’ social media channels, managing artist channels and output, and overseeing budgets. Adaptability to different genres/audiences and expertise in content creation, social strategy, and project management are required.

About [PIAS]

[PIAS] is a leading Belgian independent music company founded in 1983. It comprises in-house record labels as well as artist and label services, providing distribution, marketing, and promotion for independent artists and labels worldwide. With over 250 employees across 19 global offices, [PIAS] is one of the largest privately-owned indie music firms.

Apply for [Pias]

11. Copright/Licensing Administrator at ClicknClear

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Location: United Kingdom, Remote

Experience:  Demonstrate a good understanding of music copyright, with a minimum of 2 years of licensing or copyright administration experience, preferably at a music publisher.

The Role

ClicknClear is seeking a Copyright/Licensing Administration to join their team. The candidate will research ownership information, assist with license requests, communicate with rightsholders, and handle copyright ownership conflicts.

About ClicknClear

ClicknClear is a music rights tech company that provides officially licensed music to choreographed sports athletes, teams, performing arts ensembles, and fitness instructors who use music in their routines worldwide.

Apply for ClicknClear

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Written by Juliana Zammit

Juliana is a Bachelor student studying Journalism, and photography. Allowing her to narrate stories through text and images.

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