Warner Music Group Community Manager (Black Music), Warner Records in London, United Kingdom
Community Manager (Black Music), Warner Records
At Warner Music Group, we’re a global collective of music makers and music lovers, tech innovators and inspired entrepreneurs, game-changing creatives and passionate team members. Here, we know that each talent makes our collective bolder and brighter. We are guided by four core principles that underpin everything we do across all our diverse businesses:
Music is Everything : Music is our passion, and we can never get enough. Tastes, trends, and tech will change, but great artists and songwriters will always be our driving force.
Global Growth, Local Expertise : Music is a global language. Through communication and collaboration, our success can come from anywhere and translate everywhere.
Innovation and Insight : Pushing the boundaries requires the best information and the boldest imagination. We use both to create the future.
Empowered by People : Like the artists we serve and the music they make, our differences make us stronger. This is a place where every talent can belong and build a career.
We remain committed to Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion. We know it fosters a culture where you can truly belong, contribute, and grow. We encourage applications from people of any age, gender identity, sex or sexual orientation, race, ethnicity, religion or belief, disability, and any other protected characteristic or identity.
Consider a career at WMG and get the best of both worlds – an innovative global music company that retains the creative spirit of a nimble independent.
Job Title: Community Manager, Warner Records
A little bit about our team:
Warner Records is home to some of the most ground-breaking and exciting artists in the world, including Dua Lipa, PinkPantheress, Foals, Nines, Royal Blood, Griff and many more. We are an ambitious, close-knit team who are passionate about music, developing talent and breaking artists. We are looking for a forward-thinking music person, who lives and breathes community management, steeped in internet culture and excited by bringing artists and fans closer together.
The Community Manager will lead on deepening the fan relationship between an artist and their audience. You will be responsible for collaborating with artists to bring their community strategy to life. The role will lead on engaging and nurturing artist communities across online platforms, while also fostering strong relationships with our artists and their fans.
Here you’ll get to:
Be the connective tissue between artists fan communities and the label team.
Work closely with artists and managers to develop community-based strategies in their campaigns.
Develop audiences into fans by turning artist discovery into passion.
Learn about artist fan bases and what motivates them.
Create experiences for artist fans that live both online and in person.
Partner with the wider Warner Records teams on commercialising fandom.
Actively seek out opportunity within the evolving tech landscape.
Champion collaboration culture with artists and their fans.
Continuously evaluate the relationship between an artist and their online community.
Build day-to-day working relationships with other label teams to best integrate community initiatives.
Establish and nurture relationships with key community and entertainment partners
Develop community strategies to support the wider artist campaign and drive fan engagement.
Deep understanding of artist fan bases and what motivates them.
You live and breathe internet culture.
Immersed in online communities and desire to develop them.
You know the differences between an audience and community.
Expert of growing and curating community platforms.
Effective at deepening fandom and commercialising that passion.
Loves to bring fans together and build a community around shared interests.
Curious with the future of the internet and how it applies to music fans.
Cutting edge knowledge of emerging consumer trends, technologies and platforms.
Ability to analyse and report on community metrics and effectiveness.
You are a strategic and creative thinker.
Driven to hit targets around engagement, fan value and music commercialisation.
Strong knowledge of the music industry and how to work closely with artists and their teams.
As the home to Asylum, Atlantic, East West, Elektra, FFRR, Fueled by Ramen, Nonesuch, Parlophone, Rhino, Roadrunner, Sire, Warner Records, Warner Classics, and several other of the world’s premier recording labels, Warner Music Group champions emerging artists and global superstars alike. And our renowned publishing company, Warner Chappell Music, represents genre-spanning songwriters and producers through a catalogue of more than one million copyrights worldwide. Redefining what it means to be a music company in the 21st century, our consumer brands include trend-setters like UPROXX, Songkick, HipHopDX, and EMP. We’re the home to WMX – the next generation services division that connects artists with fans and amplifies brands in creative, immersive, and engaging ways – and Alternative Distribution Alliance (ADA) – the ground-breaking global distribution company for independent artists and labels.
Together, we are Warner Music Group: Music With Vision & Voice.
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Don’t be discouraged if you don’t hear from us right away. We’re taking our time to review all resumes, and to find the best people for WMG.
Thanks for your interest in working for WMG. We love it here, and think you will, too.
WMG is committed to inclusion and diversity in all aspects of our business. We are proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and will evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, religion or belief, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity or gender reassignment, marital or civil partnership status, disability, pregnancy, childbirth or any other characteristic protected by law.