HIRING: General Manager, Matador Records - LONDON 5 June 2018

Matador Records is seeking a new General Manager in its London office, to oversee its business in the world outside of the US and the rest of the Americas. The job description is below.
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General Manager Matador Records Ltd.

The General Manager is responsible for representing Matador Records and its artists in the UK, Europe and the rest of the world ex-North and South America. The position is based in London and reports directly to the label President in New York. Duties include supervising the Matador UK label staff, directing campaigns via the Beggars teams in the UK and the other territories, liaising directly with artists and managers, and being the face of the label ex-US.

The specifics of the role include:

-Working closely with artists and their teams to deliver their creative vision.
-Daily communication with the label President, the US head of marketing and the US label team.
-Sales projections, allocating budgets to various areas of marketing, promotion, production, advertising, retail.
-Managing the UK Matador team, as well as the wider UK Beggars departments and any external teams to work together to deliver successful campaigns.


HIRING: Royalties Manager - NEW YORK 1 June 2018

Beggars Group US is looking for a full time Royalties Manager in our NYC office.

We are an international group of independent record labels, primarily based in NY and London. We’re looking for someone with appropriate experience and attention to detail who would enjoy a position in a hard-working yet casual environment.

We are proud to offer a competitive salary, a comprehensive benefits package and a friendly, professional office environment located in Downtown Manhattan.

-Royalties manager is involved in all aspects of both artist and mechanical royalties. A thorough knowledge of, and comfort with, accounting concepts and legal definitions is essential in completion of all duties.
-Responsible for all royalties processing including ensuring the accuracy of reporting and the prompt processing of monies both payable and receivable.
-Practical experience with publishing obligations across new and emerging formats.
-Interpret royalty agreements, understanding the terms, conditions and calculations necessary for proper, timely and correct statement generation. Work is extremely detailed and analytical, including organization of files, drafting report schedules and summarization of contracts.
-Work closely with the finance team to ensure and enforce best practices on matching, reporting systems, royalty flows and data transparency.
-Communicate metrics and...