Sr. Director A&R, Pop / Alternative
Warner Music Group
Los Angeles, CA
WMG Emerging Talent Associate Program (Virtual - Summer 2021)
At Warner Music Group we're all about our people. Our global company is made up of knowledgeable, passionate, and creative individuals. Our commitment to Diversity, Equity and Inclusion fosters a culture where you can truly belong, contribute, and grow. We believe in each individual's value and encourage applications from people of any age, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, religion, ethnicity, disability, veteran status, and any other characteristic or identity.
It is the mission of every member of the WMG team around the world to create a nurturing environment for artists, songwriters, and the people behind the music – at every stage of their career. We strive to set WMG apart by embracing innovation – an integral part of our company's DNA.
Consider a career at WMG and be a part of one of the most influential forces in culture today.
Emerging Talent Associate (Virtual – Summer 2021)
A little bit about our program:
Warner Music Group's Emerging Talent Associate Program (Virtual – Summer 2021) is a paid program designed to provide students the opportunity to apply their skills and gain hands-on experience in the music industry. This multidimensional, semester-long program begins by matching students to specific departments based on their interests as well as the position qualifications.
Why this could be your next big break:
Upon joining the program, Associates are fully immersed in the day-to-day activities of their assigned department. They participate in strategic meetings, help solve key business issues, and offer ideas and perspectives to further WMG's global success. In addition, working as an Emerging Talent Associate ensures access to incredible development activities such as our Professional Development Workshops, Employee Panels and the Emerging Talent Showcase.
Areas of Opportunity:
• A&R / Latin A&R
• Digital Marketing & Social Media
• Fan Engagement & Innovation
• Marketing & Sale
• Content Creation/Production
• Merchandise Production
• Corporate Communications
• Global Digital Accounts
• Research & Data Analytics
• Creative Services
• Global Technology
• Sync / Latin Sync
• Deals Office
• Talent Acquisition (HR)
• Currently pursuing a Bachelors, Graduate or J.D. Degree
• Currently enrolled in a College or University in the U.S.
• At least two previous internships in a related field
• Able to commit up to 29 hours per week during the semester
• A self-starter with a genuine curiosity for our business.
It would be music to our ears if you also had:
• Professional goals that align with Warner Music Group's core values and business objectives.
• Excellent verbal and written communication skills as well as effective problem solving and organizational skills
• Strong passion for and knowledge of the music industry
• Leadership experience on or off campus
With its broad and diverse roster of new stars and legendary artists, Warner Music Group is home to a collection of the best-known record labels in the music industry including Asylum, Atlantic, East West, Elektra, FFRR, Fueled by Ramen, Nonesuch, Parlophone, Rhino, Roadrunner, Sire, Warner Records, Warner Classics and Warner Chappell Music, one of the world's leading music publishers with a catalogue of more than one million copyrights worldwide.
For more than four decades, WMG has been an industry-leading force in providing a world-class array of services designed to help artists and labels grow their careers and their businesses. Artist & Label Services is the umbrella for WEA (Warner-Elektra-Atlantic) – the pioneering WEA distribution and marketing network – and Alternative Distribution Alliance (ADA) – the ground-breaking global distribution company for independent artists and labels.
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