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HEAD OF ARTIST RELATIONS

TWITCH

Salary: Competitive
Closes: 24 December, 2020

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Position: HEAD OF ARTIST RELATIONS
Employer: TWITCH 
Location: REMOTE
Category: A&R
Salary: COMPETITIVE
Closing Date: DECEMBER 24TH 2020
 

Launched in 2011, Twitch is a global community that comes together each day to create multiplayer entertainment: unique, live, unpredictable experiences created by the interactions of millions.

We bring the joy of co-op to everything, from casual gaming to world-class esports to anime marathons, music, and art streams. Twitch also hosts TwitchCon, where we bring everyone together to celebrate, learn, and grow their personal interests and passions. We’re always live at Twitch. Stay up to date on all things Twitch on LinkedIn, Twitter and on our Blog.

ABOUT THE ROLE

You will be responsible for the development and ongoing acquisition of new creators to Twitch. You will nurture professional relationships and constantly be on the lookout for new opportunities for Twitch to engage with creators. You will work with other internal teams to ensure the seamless execution of artist content programs.

You have an understanding of music industry dynamics and economics including creator platforms, emerging content formats and the online music space. You will be excited by the opportunity to shape the future of Twitch music relationships in the face of ambitious growth plans.

YOU WILL:

  • Plan and execute on new artist acquisition strategy
  • Manage new creator pipeline and deal flow
  • Be a front door to the artist community and wider music industry
  • Contribute to the development of new music content programs
  • Work with cross functional partners including Marketing, Partnerships and Legal in facilitating promotional opportunities for creators
  • Provide value-added recommendations to enhance our music product roadmap

YOU HAVE:

  • 8+ years of music industry-related experience working at a label, management, agency or in digital marketing at a DSP
  • Indie, hip hop and urban music experience
  • Have existing relationships with labels, artists, and management companies
  • Deep knowledge of growth objectives of the music industry
  • Experience with strategic goals of traditional and new media landscapes, including social and content streaming platforms

BONUS POINTS

  • Prior artist relations, A&R or management experience within Tech industry;
  • Familiarity with Twitch as a broadcaster.

PERKS

  • Medical, Dental, Vision & Disability Insurance
  • 401(k)
  • Maternity & Parental Leave
  • Flexible PTO
  • Amazon Employee Discount
  • Monthly Contribution & Discounts for Wellness Related Activities & Programs (e.g., gym memberships, off-site massages, etc.)
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