Manager, Creative Sync at Warner Music Group
At Warner Music Group, we’re a global collective of music makers and music lovers, tech innovators and inspired entrepreneurs, game-changing creatives and passionate team members. Here, we know that each talent makes our collective bolder and brighter. We are guided by four core principles that underpin everything we do across all Our diverse businesses:
Music is Everything: Music is our passion, and we can never get enough. Tastes, trends, and tech will change, but great artists and songwriters will always be our driving force.
Global Growth, Local Expertise: Music is a global language. Through communication and collaboration, our success can come from anywhere and translate everywhere.
Innovation and Insight: Pushing the boundaries requires the best information and the boldest imagination. We use both to create the future.
Empowered by People: Like the artists we serve and the music they make, our differences make us stronger. This is a place where every talent can belong and build a career.
Warner Music Group remain committed to Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion. We know it fosters a culture where you can truly belong, contribute, and grow. We encourage applications from people of any age, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, religion, ethnicity, disability, veteran status, and any other characteristic or identity. Consider a career at WMG and get the best of both worlds – an innovative global music company that retains the creative spirit of a nimble independent.
A little bit about our team:
The Visual Media Licensing department represents recorded music sync rights and offers clients a comprehensive sync licensing service in the US as part of a global sync organization. The team works to serve Warner Music Group extensive catalog as well as the company's frontline recorded music labels and their global partners by strategically developing new opportunities in film, TV, advertising, video games, and new media.
Your role at Warner Music Group:
You will work with clients to secure WMG sound recordings in film, TV, trailers, and promos in order to bring in licensing revenue and promote artists to the benefit of the overall company, including other marketing opportunities related to sync. This role will work and coordinate with the clearance team as well as all Frontline Labels, International Affiliates, and our vast catalog.
Here you’ll get to:
Pitch and place songs from artists and labels within WMG in film, TV, trailers and promos
Develop and maintain relationships with music supervisors, television/film music executives, and studios
Coordinate and confer with WMG artist and label partners, along with Company’s internal departments,
to secure song assets and information such as co-publishers, copyright owners, composers, their
managers and/or attorneys, regarding clearance, ownership, and financial procedures and fees
Perform research of the Company’s rights and clear copyright provisions
Make suggestions for use of alternate songs in the Company’s catalog when clearance is not available
for the original request
Work with business & legal affairs, finance, and WMG Sync to make sure every license goes through
and is accounted for
Develop and implement programs and strategies to increase awareness of our artists and songs in
different entertainment mediums, including maintaining sync focused playlisting
Work with artist managers and publishers to ensure placement opportunities
Music Industry Jobs / Warner Music Group Jobs LA
Minimum of three (3) years of relevant creative sync pitching experience
Possess wide knowledge of popular music, both catalog and frontline
Familiar with current trends in Film, TV, and other media
Pre-established positive relationships with Music Supervisors and Music Coordinators
Demonstrate excellent verbal, written, and interpersonal communication skills, including the ability to
effectively interact with a wide range of personalities and styles
Ability to work in a fast-paced work environment, leaning on strong multitasking skills, excellent time
management, and high attention to detail
Self-starter who can identify gaps and create opportunities
Ability to work independently as well as within a team
Knowledge of all standard computer programs (Google (Mail/Calendar/Meet), Word, Excel, Box, Disco)
We’d love it if you also had:
Experience working in Clearance
Warner Music Group Salary
Salary Range – $66,560 to $80,000 Annually
Salary ranges are included for job postings where required by law. The actual base pay is dependent upon many factors, such as work experience and business needs. The pay range is subject to change at any time dependent on a variety of internal and external factors.
Warner Music Group is committed to inclusion and diversity in all aspects of our business. We are proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and will evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, religious creed, color, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, ancestry, marital status, medical condition as defined by state law (genetic characteristics or cancer), physical or mental disability, military service or veteran status, pregnancy, childbirth and related medical conditions, genetic information or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state or local law.
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