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  • Creative Intern, DMP Sync – Fall, 2017

    New York

    The Position:

    Downtown Music Publishing is one of the world’s leading rights-management firms, with offices in New York, Nashville, Los Angeles, London, Amsterdam, and Tokyo. The company’s catalog spans over seven decades of popular music, encompassing some of the world’s most beloved songwriters and artists including The Beatles, John Lennon & Yoko Ono, Ryan Tedder, Benny Blanco, The Kinks, Cy Coleman, Hans Zimmer, Bruce Springsteen, Mötley Crüe, One Direction, Naughty Boy, Hardwell, Sturgill Simpson, Santigold, Carla Bruni, and Social Distortion. The company’s technology platform, Songtrust, powers global royalty collection from over 100 countries and more than 20,000 unique income sources worldwide.

    All candidates must be currently enrolled in a college or university and our internships are for credit only. If offered a position, students must provide a letter from their college or university confirming that they will receive school credit. Candidates should display strong written and verbal communications skills, as well as ingenuity and an eagerness to learn. Candidates must also possess excellent computer skills and strong organizational skills. An interest in music licensing/copyright administration is strongly preferred. The minimum time commitment is three days per week, to be spent across a minimum of 24 hours per week, working from our New York City office in SoHo. It is also preferred that interns bring their own Wi-Fi enabled laptop to the office.

    CREATIVE INTERN:

    DMP Sync has been cultivated to be the premier destination for content creators to find the best emerging and established music. Managed by a team of executives with backgrounds in music supervision, advertising, and licensing, DMP works to match its clients’ interests with a broad range of media. In addition to traditional placement in film, TV, advertising, and video games, Downtown excels in digital and mobile licensing, product placement, merchandising, and integrated brand partnerships.

    So, what will you be doing?

    • Organizing and updating the catalog;
    • Uploading new audio to our website while creatively tagging it for music supervisors (i.e. lyrical theme, scene description, tempo;
    • Designing monthly mailers regarding licensing announcements;
    • Helping the team with pitches to TV and Film Studios, Advertising Houses and Video Game Producers; and
    • Managing and organizing publishing splits

    You are:

    • Passionate about music and how it is used in the media
    • Someone who has a strong understanding of music trends and a familiarity with many different type of genres
    • Organized, reliable and hard working
    • Excited to be part of a creative environment

    To apply for an internship with DMP, please send an updated copy of your resume and a brief cover letter to jobs@dmpgroup.com. Please specify in the subject line which internship you are applying for. As well, please tell us which is your favorite song in the DMP catalog, and why you think it’s great!

    Think this is a good fit for you? Apply Now
  • Royalties Intern – Fall, 2017

    New York

    The Position:

    Downtown Music Publishing is one of the world’s leading rights-management firms, with offices in New York, Nashville, Los Angeles, London, Amsterdam, and Tokyo. The company’s catalog spans over seven decades of popular music, encompassing some of the world’s most beloved songwriters and artists including The Beatles, John Lennon & Yoko Ono, Ryan Tedder, Benny Blanco, The Kinks, Cy Coleman, Hans Zimmer, Bruce Springsteen, Mötley Crüe, One Direction, Naughty Boy, Hardwell, Sturgill Simpson, Santigold, Carla Bruni, and Social Distortion. The company’s technology platform, Songtrust, powers global royalty collection from over 100 countries and more than 20,000 unique income sources worldwide.

    All candidates must be currently enrolled in a college or university and our internships are for credit only. If offered a position, students must provide a letter from their college or university confirming that they will receive school credit. Candidates should display strong written and verbal communications skills, as well as ingenuity and an eagerness to learn. Candidates must also possess excellent computer skills and strong organizational skills. An interest in music licensing/copyright administration is strongly preferred. The minimum time commitment is three days per week, to be spent across a minimum of 24 hours per week, working from our New York City office in SoHo. It is also preferred that interns bring their own Wi-Fi enabled laptop to the office.

    ROYALTIES INTERN:

    The purpose of this internship is to support a busy royalties department while learning about all facets of publishing day-to- day operations in a rapidly growing company. You will learn all about the different types of royalties and how they are processed; gaining a solid understanding of how royalties are generated, collected, and distributed to our clients. You will be introduced to specific software, as well as organizational and business processes, that will further your understanding of music publishing.

    So, what will you be doing?

    • Organizing and maintaining royalty database
    • Reviewing royalty statements for accuracy
    • Processing incoming royalties in Music Maestro
    • Various ad-hoc day to day tasks

    You are:

    • Passionate about music, numbers and detail
    • Analytical and love Excel
    • Someone who has a desire to improve Music Publishing and the rights management process
    • Resourceful, flexible and have exceptional teamwork skills

    To apply for an internship with DMP, please send an updated copy of your resume and a brief cover letter to jobs@dmpgroup.com. Please specify in the subject line which internship you are applying for. As well, please tell us which is your favorite song in the DMP catalog, and why you think it’s great!

    Think this is a good fit for you? Apply Now
  • Licensing & Administration Intern – Fall, 2017

    New York

    The Position:

    Downtown Music Publishing is one of the world’s leading rights-management firms, with offices in New York, Nashville, Los Angeles, London, Amsterdam, and Tokyo. The company’s catalog spans over seven decades of popular music, encompassing some of the world’s most beloved songwriters and artists including The Beatles, John Lennon & Yoko Ono, Ryan Tedder, Benny Blanco, The Kinks, Cy Coleman, Hans Zimmer, Bruce Springsteen, Mötley Crüe, One Direction, Naughty Boy, Hardwell, Sturgill Simpson, Santigold, Carla Bruni, and Social Distortion. The company’s technology platform, Songtrust, powers global royalty collection from over 100 countries and more than 20,000 unique income sources worldwide.

    All candidates must be currently enrolled in a college or university and our internships are for credit only. If offered a position, students must provide a letter from their college or university confirming that they will receive school credit. Candidates should display strong written and verbal communications skills, as well as ingenuity and an eagerness to learn. Candidates must also possess excellent computer skills and strong organizational skills. An interest in music licensing/copyright administration is strongly preferred. The minimum time commitment is three days per week, to be spent across a minimum of 24 hours per week, working from our New York City office in SoHo. It is also preferred that interns bring their own Wi-Fi enabled laptop to the office.

    LICENSING AND ADMINISTRATION INTERN:

    The purpose of this internship is to support a busy licensing and administration department while learning about all facets of publishing day-to- day operations in a rapidly growing company. The roll will encompass researching album release information for Downtown clients, assisting the department in processing synchronization and mechanical licenses data analysis, and various ad hoc tasks. You will be introduced to specific software, as well as organizational and business processes, that will further your understanding of music publishing.

    So, what will you be doing?

    • Help the team organize and execute mechanical and sync licenses
    • Enter and organize data in Music Maestro
    • Gather ISRCs (International Standard Recording Codes)
    • Organize and update publishing splits
    • Conduct internet research on recordings that embody Downtown copyrights

    You are:

    • Interested in the music industry
    • Someone who has a basic understanding of music publishing and Copyright Law
    • Eager to learn about the day-to-day operations of administrative publishing and have an interest in pursuing publishing as a career
    • Confident  carrying out projects from start to finish, and providing quality data
    • Knowledgable of the domestic PRO’s and major royalty administrators in the U.S.
    • Able to identity the main royalty types collected by Publishers
    • Proficient in Microsoft Excel/Google Sheets

    To apply for an internship with DMP, please send an updated copy of your resume and a brief cover letter to jobs@dmpgroup.com. Please specify in the subject line which internship you are applying for. As well, please tell us which is your favorite song in the DMP catalog, and why you think it’s great!

    Should Have:

    • Basic understanding of music publishing and Copyright Law
    • Eagerness to learn about the day-to- day operations of administrative publishing and has interest in pursuing publishing as a career.
    • Confidence carrying out projects from start to finish, and providing quality data
    • Ability to identify the main royalty types collected by publishers
    • Proficiency in Microsoft Excel/Google Sheets and experience collecting, organizing and manipulating large pools of data.
    • Knowledge of the domestic PROs and major royalty administrators in the U.S.
    Think this is a good fit for you? Apply Now
  • Social Media and Marketing Intern – Fall, 2017

    New York

    The Position:

    Downtown Music Publishing is one of the world’s leading rights-management firms, with offices in New York, Nashville, Los Angeles, London, Amsterdam, and Tokyo. The company’s catalog spans over seven decades of popular music, encompassing some of the world’s most beloved songwriters and artists including The Beatles, John Lennon & Yoko Ono, Ryan Tedder, Benny Blanco, The Kinks, Cy Coleman, Hans Zimmer, Bruce Springsteen, Mötley Crüe, One Direction, Naughty Boy, Hardwell, Sturgill Simpson, Santigold, Carla Bruni, and Social Distortion. The company’s technology platform, Songtrust, powers global royalty collection from over 100 countries and more than 20,000 unique income sources worldwide.

    All candidates must be currently enrolled in a college or university and our internships are for credit only. If offered a position, students must provide a letter from their college or university confirming that they will receive school credit. Candidates should display strong written and verbal communications skills, as well as ingenuity and an eagerness to learn. Candidates must also possess excellent computer skills and strong organizational skills. An interest in music licensing/copyright administration is strongly preferred. The minimum time commitment is three days per week, to be spent across a minimum of 24 hours per week, working from our New York City office in SoHo.

    Social Media & Marketing Internship:

    This internship has been designed to be an amazing opportunity for someone who is passionate about music and has a burning desire to help brands tell their stories better. If you’re looking for a fast-paced working environment where you will be exposed to many different types of marketing and branding projects, this internship is for you.

    This position will be highly involved in ALL aspects of marketing: social media, content creation, communications, digital, design, public relations, events, and more.

    So, what will you be doing?

    • Assisting the Marketing & Communications Designer in day to day activities of the marketing department;
    • Brainstorming and executing on marketing campaigns daily for our social accounts (Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Youtube, LinkedIn etc.), engaging with fans/followers, and monitoring our success;
    • Developing highly effective content across various platforms (emails, blogs, website, newsletters, social media, Spotify playlists, etc.);
    • Contributing to the creation and organization of Downtown brand assets;
    • Researching new marketing strategies, and present ideas;
    • Updating news clippings, research client biographies, and proofread press releases;
    • Collaborating on design, photography/video editing projects;
    • Managing and organize client assets;
    • Supporting various marketing initiatives;

    You are:

    • Interested to learn about marketing and communications in a creative enviornment
    • Obsessed with music, pop culture, entertainment, meme and general internet culture
    • Positive, proactive and resourceful with a strong desire to learn
    • Skilled, both written and oral, with meticulous attention to detail
    • Intimately familiar with social media platforms, with an eagerness to stay in the loop of the latest tools: Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Google+, LinkedIn, YouTube, Snapchat, etc.
    • Computer Savvy
    • Knowledgable in photo and/or video editing applications
    • Experienced working with design tools, such as Adobe Photoshop and Illustrator

    Personal laptop required

    Nice to Have...

    Think this is a good fit for you? Apply Now
  • Royalty Coordinator – Songtrust

    New York

    The Position:

    Songtrust, a Billboard Magazine Top Music Startup, is revolutionizing the traditional music publishing business and we’re looking for a passionate individual to join our team. Our clients – ranging from indie artists to Grammy Nominees – retain 100% ownership of their copyrights and receive professional publishing administration services. Our catalog consists of over 700,000 songs that have been performed and recorded by premiere artists.

    We are looking for a Royalty Coordinator to join our royalty and income tracking team. We strive to provide our songwriters and artist clients with an extraordinary rights management service. The Royalty Coordinator will be focused on processing incoming royalty statements, preparing outgoing client royalty statements, maintaining client accounts and income tracking for select Songtrust clients. The work of the Royalty Coordinator will directly contribute to our goal of being the leading rights management firm in the industry.

    ROYALTY COORDINATOR – SONGTRUST

    Responsibilities may include:

    • Processing incoming royalty statements;
    • Preparing outgoing client royalty statements;
    • Maintaining client accounts;
    • Royalty reconciliation; and
    • Identifying discrepancies & tracking income

    Perks :

    • Work in the amazing loft offices of Downtown Music Publishing in SoHo
    • Health insurance benefits, 401k
    • Free CitiBike Membership
    • Invitations from partners and clients to attend shows / events
    • Regular happy hours, speaker series in our conference space

    To apply for this position, please send an updated copy of your resume and a cover letter to jobs@dmpgroup.com. Please specify in the subject line which position you are applying for. Please also describe a project you were involved in that showcased your proficiency and understanding of Excel.

    Should Have:

    • Passion for music, numbers and details
    • Strong command of Counterpoint Music Maestro
    • An analytical mind and love for Excel
    • Strong desire to improve music publishing and rights management processes
    • Resourcefulness, flexibility and exceptional teamwork skills
    • Ability to work in a fast paced, high productivity environment with tight deadlines

    Nice to Have...

    • Solid background (1-2 years) in music publishing royalty accounting
    • Extra points for experience with: SQL
    Think this is a good fit for you? Apply Now
  • Creative Intern, DMP Sync – Fall, 2017 Nashville

    The Position:

    The Position:

    Downtown Music Publishing is one of the world’s leading rights-management firms, with offices in New York, Nashville, Los Angeles, London, Amsterdam, and Tokyo. The company’s catalog spans over seven decades of popular music, encompassing some of the world’s most beloved songwriters and artists including The Beatles, John Lennon & Yoko Ono, Ryan Tedder, Benny Blanco, The Kinks, Cy Coleman, Hans Zimmer, Bruce Springsteen, Mötley Crüe, One Direction, Naughty Boy, Hardwell, Sturgill Simpson, Santigold, Carla Bruni, and Social Distortion. The company’s technology platform, Songtrust, powers global royalty collection from over 100 countries and more than 20,000 unique income sources worldwide.

    All candidates must be currently enrolled in a college or university and our internships are for credit only. If offered a position, students must provide a letter from their college or university confirming that they will receive school credit. Candidates should display strong written and verbal communications skills, as well as ingenuity and an eagerness to learn. Candidates must also possess excellent computer skills and strong organizational skills. An interest in A&R, music licensing/copyright administration is strongly preferred.

    CREATIVE INTERN:

    DMP Nashville was started in 2014 and has quickly became one the top publishers in the Nashville music community. The Nashville office is a creative hub representing writers and artists working to provide them with a variety of creative collaborations and opportunities. DMP Nashville has a diverse roster including Andy Albert, Kelly Archer, Marc Beeson, Sara Haze, Jillian Jacqueline, Kendell Marvel, Tony Esterly, Sam Ashworth and more.

    So, what will you be doing?

    – Organizing and updating the catalog
    – Uploading new audio to our website while creatively tagging it (i.e. lyrical theme, tempo)
    – Managing and organizing publishing splits
    – Formatting Lyrics
    – Assisting the A&R team with other various projects and events

    You are:

    • Passionate about music and how it is used in the media
    • Someone who has a strong understanding of music trends and a familiarity with many different type of genres
    • Organized, reliable and hard working
    • Excited to be part of a creative environment

    To apply for an internship with DMP Nashville, please send an updated copy of your resume and a brief cover letter to katie@dmpgroup.com. Please specify in the subject line which internship you are applying for. As well, please tell us which is your favorite song in the DMP catalog, and why you think it’s great!

    Think this is a good fit for you? Apply Now