Group Royalties Manager

Finance and Accountancy - GBP45000£45,000 - £55,000

Job Description

  • Permanent
  • London
  • 2021-07-27
  • Job Reference: LB1153357

An established and accomplished Record Label and Music publishing company is looking for Group Royalties Manager to be the number two to the Head of Royalties and help manage the team of 6.

This role is primarily responsible for the day to day running of the royalties team and with that the processing and distribution of label and Artist statements for the Group. The effectiveness of the role is critical to meeting our various royalty deadlines and providing royalty information to management for the performance analysis.

Key responsibilities

  • Managing a team of 6 (3 direct reports) to ensure the accurate set-up and maintenance of client data and repertoire royalty conditions within our group royalty system,
  • Overseeing the collection and processing of all income streams such as physical, digital, neighbouring rights and third-party licensing income.
  • Overseeing the processing and distributing of monthly and biannual label and artist statements.
  • Ensuring correct Recoupable Costs are applied to statements once received from the various territories’ finance teams.
  • Leading the analysis of income and reporting streams and ensure all processes are reviewed according to the outcomes of the analysis.
  • Manage ad-hoc projects to improve efficiency of royalty process including analysis project on allocation of various income streams.
  • Support the Head of Royalties with general royalty and audit tasks.
  • Build and sustain an efficient flow of royalty data to the Finance teams worldwide.
  • Provide any additional analysis required by Management, the Financial Controller or Head of Royalties.

About you

  • Experience of processing royalties (5 years minimum)
  • Experience in people managing with multiple direct reports
  • Experience in designing and implementing royalty processes
  • Excellent Excel skills
  • Organised and methodical with good attention to detail
  • Ability to work under pressure meeting deadlines and work under own initiative
  • Experience working in a record Label is desired

Due to a high volume of applications only successful candidates will be contacted


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