Content Manager - Music

Job Title: Content Manager - Music
Contract Type: Temporary
Location: London, London
Salary: Negotiable DOE
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH52987
Contact Name: Catriona Lundie-Loggie
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 26, 2016 10:59

Job Description

Content Manager - Music
Contract 5 months +
Salary Negotiable DOE

Handle Recruitment is seeking two short term Content Managers to help drive engagement with a Digital Music streaming service. The Content Managers will form part of a wider Programming team, responsible for creating, classifying and curating musical content.

Key responsibilities will include:

  • Creating key components of the service offerings
  • Using data, research, and expert-level knowledge to create and refine curated content within selected genres
  • Ensuring classifications are optimized
  • Working on multiple aspects of music programming and relying on expert knowledge of selected music genres
  • Ensuring that the user experience provides a best-in-class customer value proposition

The ideal candidate will have:

  • A deep knowledge of several genres of music - particularly rock, hard rock & metal and folk and world music
  • Experience in a similar role within a Music organization
  • Strong knowledge of curation and playlist building
  • Experience of classification into sub genres

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a globally recognised brand in an interesting and creative role.
Immediate interview for successful candidates, please email

PLEASE NOTE: Due to the high volume of applications we receive we are unable to respond to everyone. If you have not heard from us within 5 working days of sending your CV then unfortunately you have not been shortlisted for the position you have applied for.