Full Time Job

Sr. Manager, Strategic Integration & Operations

Warner Music Group

Los Angeles, CA 09-23-2022
  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Senior (5-10 years) Experience
Job Description
Job Description:

At Warner Chappell Music (WCM), we shape the culture of songwriting and champion songs that resonate for generations by creating transformational opportunities for songwriters everywhere. Our people and culture are at the epicenter of our company, and we are looking for team members who share our service-orienteted mindset and have a passion for looking after our songwriters.

As the global music publishing arm of Warner Music Group (WMG), we're a collective band of music lovers, innovative connectors, and relentless supporters of our songwriters and catalog of iconic works. We lead with curiosity, collaborate across departments, borders, languages, and genres, and we're committed to delivering on the promises we make to each other and to our songwriters.

Job Title: Sr. Manager, Strategic Integration & Operations

A little bit about our team:

The Warner Chappell Global Strategic Integration and Operations team is a small but mighty team focused on delivering and implementing business objectives. Working closely with our global leaders, we are responsible for driving and embedding our global business strategy.

Your role:

As Sr. Manager, Strategic Integration & Operations, you will be seen as the right hand of our global leader and will be responsible for developing, delivering and managing a range of high-priority projects aligned to our global strategy. Must be technology minded and understand how our WCM technology directly amplifies our business strategy. You will work with key business leaders and external partners to explore opportunities spanning business process, operational efficiencies, and technology evolution. This role will offer global visibility and an understanding of all parts of the global music publishing world.

Here you'll get to:
• Help develop strategic roadmap for SI&O team
• Help manage timelines to ensure deliverables are met
• Oversee strategy for our audio asset management team
• Manage projects and execute key deliverables related to streamlining processes
• Improve processes by identifying gaps and inconsistencies
• Partner with our global leaders to help identify departmental KPI's and determine how to track and monitor those analytics
• Contribute content and own the creation of board decks
• Help with the content and arrangements for global conferences
• Proofread and edit drafts and final materials for appropriate consistent format and make corrections as needed
• Conduct root cause analysis for broken systems and processes through implementation of a better solution
• Collaborate and influence key stakeholders within Warner Chappell and Warner Music Group
• Be the center point for RCA (Robotics Process Automation) request
• Handle related projects and special assignments as needed

About you:
• 5+ years of experience in a business strategy role
• Experience and current knowledge of music publishing
• Tech savvy
• Operates with high level of detail
• Deeply organized and can manage multiple projects at once
• Proactively anticipates the needs of our business and leaders
• Strong business acumen and project management skills
• Effective verbal and written communicator with ability to interact with all levels of an organization
• Demonstrate ability to be innovative and suggest change/improvements within scope of work
• Be a self-starter, self-motivated and take responsibility/ownership of tasks
• Consistently takes initiative, thinks two steps ahead
• Experience managing large sets of data
• Strong Excel skills (v-look ups, pivot tables)
• Strong skills in Power Point and presentation creation
• Results-oriented, strong execution and follow through
• Accountability, critical thinking skills and confidence when presenting ideas
• High emotional intelligence and exercise sound judgment when dealing with sensitive and confidential matters

We'd love it if you also had:
• Project management experience
• Data analytics experience
• A love for music and business

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-gm33ox-34-239-154-240-42 in your application.

Company Profile
Warner Music Group

With a legacy extending back over 200 years, Warner Music Group (WMG) today brings together artists, songwriters and entrepreneurs that are moving entertainment culture across the globe. Operating in more than 70 countries through a network of affiliates and licensees, WMG’s Recorded Music division includes renowned labels such as Asylum, Atlantic, Big Beat, Canvasback, Elektra, Erato, First Night, Fueled by Ramen, Nonesuch, Parlophone, Reprise, Rhino, Roadrunner, Sire, Spinnin’, Warner Records, Warner Classics and Warner Music Nashville.