Temporary Job

Manager, A&R Administration

Sony Music

New York, NY 07-01-2021
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  • Paid
  • Temporary
  • Mid (2-5 years) Experience
Job Description

Manager, A&R Administration (Temporary Position)

This is a Temporary position and will report to the Sr. Vice President, Business & Legal Affairs Operations.

What you'll do:
• Create/Manage recording budgets for artists signed to Sony Music or Sony Music's Joint Ventures
• Setup GRAS Project and associated Financial accounts as needed
• Approve expenses, issue purchase orders, and process payments for all recording costs (travel, studio, equipment, etc.) and contractual costs (advances, legal fees, etc.)
• Draft video production agreements, remixer agreements, and other 3rd party contracts required for release
• Review assets to ensure all third party clearances are secured prior to release of a product
• Oversee Video Recording Authorization process for new videos
• Liaise with Royalties department to ensure recording costs are properly reflected on statements
• Prepare and file AFM/AFTRA union contracts for performers on each project
• Ad hoc projects as requested

Who you are:
• Minimum of 3-5 years of label A&R Administration experience
• Familiarity with AFTRA/AFM session reports
• Highly skilled in computer software applications: Microsoft Office (Word, PowerPoint, Excel, Access, Outlook), Lotus Notes
• Ability to work on multiple projects simultaneously
• Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
• Detail oriented, organized, timely and accurate
• Previous legal experience a plus

What we give you:
• An opportunity to fuel the creative journey on a global stage
• A modern, diverse and innovative work environment
• An investment in your learning & development

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-dykmv3-34-204-180-223-42 in your application.