Linear & VOD Coordinator, Music Programming

New York, NY /
Content & Programming – Music & Talent /
Full-time
Vevo is the world's leading music video network, connecting an ever-growing global audience to high quality music video content for more than a decade. Founded by Universal Music Group and Sony Music Entertainment in 2009, Vevo offers fans worldwide a vast array of premium content to choose from, showcasing official music videos alongside a constantly developing lineup of live performances and innovative original programming. From top superstars to rising new talents, Vevo brings incomparable cross-promotional support to artists across the musical spectrum, at every stage of their careers.

Vevo has consistently evolved over the past decade to lead within today's ever-changing media landscape, embracing partnerships with a number of leading distribution platforms to deliver extraordinary content within ad-supported environments. With more than 26B views across television, desktop and mobile devices each month, Vevo brings music videos to the world – when, where, and how fans want them.  

Vevo is available on YouTube, Samsung, Samsung TV Plus, Amazon Fire TV, Amazon Echo Show, PlutoTV, Apple TV, Roku, Comcast (Xfinity X1 and Xfinity Flex), VIZIO, Sky (NowTV and SkyQ), Foxxum, XITE, NetRange, Redbox, T-Mobile Play, Virgin Media, Xumo, Telstra and Vewd.

The Music Programming Coordinator will work with the music programming team handling various duties that will expand and strengthen Vevo's playlist and linear channel offerings on all connected TV partner platforms along with YouTube.

As a member of our team, you will:

    • Assist with managing day-to-day music programming, curating, scheduling and promo across all Vevo-based platforms, including TV apps, web/YouTube, and other off-YouTube platforms
    • Assist programmers with genre playlists, original content playlists, moods & themes playlists, of-the-moment/event playlists and video premieres
    • Assist record label reps with video promo duties for YouTube
    • Schedule music videos and other content in the system that arranges and delivers Vevo's content to various off-YouTube partners (connect TV)
    • Assist the Head Of Programming with day-to-day TV programming and curation, along with specialty playlists
    • Help manage all TV app homepage shelves by rotating, adding, and deleting its featured videos and playlists
    • Updating already-curated playlists
    • Creating and editing catalog-based and mood/themed playlists
    • Audit competitors and tastemaker connected TV platforms to identify emerging artists to proactively engage with
    • Help with various day-to-day functions for TV (linear channels and VOD)
    • Track and provide TV playlists and linear channels programming-related data
    • Help manage the video library for catalog programming
    • Assist with sponsored playlists and linear channel programming stunts
    • Create detailed wrap-up reports

This describes you:

    • Prior music industry internship-level experience
    • Genuine eye/ear for discovering new and emerging artists
    • Passion for today’s popular/relevant genres and culture 
    • Excellent organization and communication skills
    • Strong desire to solve problems and learn new things
    • Entry-level music industry knowledge
    • Ability to multitask 
    • Knowledge of YouTube and Connected TV music video landscape 
    • Work as part of a team and independently on projects

Requirements:

    • BA in a music-related program
    • Desire to pursue a career in the music industry 
    • Available during normal work hours and off-hours when needed
    • Discretion and professionalism with colleagues 
This is a full-time position based on-site/in the office (unless otherwise noted in the job posting that this role is fully remote). Vevo will operate in a hybrid work model and will require employees to be in office 2-3 days a week, on average. To qualify for the role you will need to be currently located near the office that you will be based out of, as well as provide proof of vaccination against COVID-19 prior to employment.

Vevo considers applicants for all positions without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin or ancestry, sex, age, disability, genetic information, veteran status, or any other legally protected status under local, state, or federal law.