Assistant Artist Manager

Artist Relations Taipei, Taiwan Req. UMG-1205


Description

Universal Music Taiwan have an exciting opportunity for an Assistant Artist Manager to join the team. The successful candidate will be responsible for looking after key domestic artists, managing their schedules and creating opportunities that will grow exposure and deliver on business objectives.

If you have prior talent management experience, a love of music and passion to help artists succeed, please keep reading!

About the role:

  • Arrange and facilitate the work and activities of your assigned local artists.
  • Identify, seek and secure opportunities to drive exposure and income for your artists.
  • Manage short and long-term plans, including promotional activity, interviews and travel schedules / requirements.
  • Build and maintain excellent relationships with business partners to assist in delivering on outcomes.
  • Work closely with key business functions, e.g. A&R, marketing, digital, commercial, to take advantage of all possible opportunities.
  • Other tasks and projects as required.

About you:

  • Degree qualification with relevant artist or talent management experience.
  • Existing network of contacts in music, entertainment, production and other relevant fields.
  • Proven experience and success in driving commercial outcomes.
  • Strong knowledge of the Taiwan media landscape.
  • Passionate about music and the digital landscape.
  • Excellent communication skills, native Mandarin and professional level English.

If the above sounds like you, and you have experience in relevant, transitioning industries, please follow the link to apply. Please note that only shortlisted applicants will be contacted.

About Us:

Universal Music Group (UMG) is the world’s leading music and entertainment organisation, incorporating recorded music, music publishing and artist merchandise activities. The Group discovers, develops, markets and distributes recorded music through a network of subsidiaries, joint ventures and licensees in 77 countries worldwide.

Universal Music has market leading artists in the Region including Darren Espanto, Pupil, Jason Dy, The Voice Talents, Jacky Cheung, Nana Ouyang, Sa Dingding, Eason Chan, Alan Tam, Priscilla Chan, Kelly Chen, SamSons, Dean, Siri Nurhaliza, Darren Espanto, Gentle Bones, A-Mei, and Yanzi Sun.

Universal’s Global roster includes Selena Gomez, Justin Bieber, Taylor Swift, Drake, Mumford and Sons, Lady GaGa, Katy Perry, Keith Urban, Sam Smith, Metallica, Fall Out Boy, Ariana Grande, Kendrick Lamar, Imagine Dragons, Madonna, Andre Rieu, Rihanna, Nicki Minaj, Florence and the Machine, and many more.