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Digital Operations Manager

Universal Music Group

Dubai, United Arab Emirates 03-22-2021
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
Job Description

The core business of Universal Music MENA is the production and Management of domestic artists and the servicing of our local repertoire to all available digital service providers in the region. As the number of digital music and video services continues to grow, the focus on digital content supply and coordination is essential for the digital music business.

To manage the production process we are looking for a Digital Operations Manager with a relevant experience and solid organizational skills. The Digital Operations Manager will have to coordinate with the teams across all departments (Marketing, Artist & Repertoire, Legal & Finance) heavily involved in setting the operational procedure of all releases . Responsible for the complete digital supply chain management utilizing several digital content management systems and databases.

Skills & Experience

Be Commercial
• Understand and enforce UMG Digital Supply Chains guidelines and timeframes
• Enhance work practices and contribute towards improving the digital workflows and products

Be Organised
• Work on a daily basis with all Content Management Systems and platforms
• Ensure timely scheduling and end to end management of all releases for all labels, domestic or international
• Follow up on the deliveries of releases to all digital accounts
• Oversee and implement the digital production cycle of all domestic products based on the release planning and scheduling
• Responsible for keeping an updated track record and archiving process of company and artists assets

Be Collaborative
• Support the account management team by monitoring releases and repertoire performance across platforms

Person Specification

• Proven track record working in a similar field
• Experience working in digital production
• Knowledge of key audio / video formats and digital supply chain systems
• Knowledge, interest and experience in the current digital music sector, with an understanding of the current streaming, download and subscriptions landscape
• Solid understanding of digital consumption trends
• Competence of Internet, mobile, telcoservices and technologies /

• Passionate about music or the entertainment industry
• Arabic language speaker would be a bonus

Your Benefits
• Group Personal Pension Scheme (between 3% and 9%)
• Private Medical Insurance
• 25 paid days of annual leave
• Interest Free Season Ticket Loan
• Holiday Purchase scheme
• Dental and Travel Insurance options
• Cycle to Work Scheme
• Salary Sacrifice Cars
• Subsidised Gym Membership
• Employee Discounts (Reward Gateway)

Just So You Know…

The company presents this job description as a guide to the major areas and duties for which the jobholder is accountable. However, the business operates in an environment that demands change and the jobholder's specific responsibilities and activities will vary and develop. Therefore, the job description should be seen as indicative and not as a permanent, definitive and exhaustive statement.

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