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The position: Director at BMI
Location: New York, NY
Job duties: Recruits new songwriters and music publishers, and negotiates with current writers/publishers to continue their BMI affiliation. Analyzes affiliate earnings to help determine appropriate advances or guarantees. Presents BMI programs to industry and community groups.
The company: Broadcast Music, Inc. (BMI) collects license fees for songwriters, composers and music producers.
Requirements: Requires a bachelor's degree or an equivalent, plus at least five years of experience in the music industry. Should have a working knowledge of the music industry and the process of songwriting. Must be able to cultivate relationships with industry executives, writers and publishers, and be able to interact effectively with employees at all levels.
Extra perks: As part of the job, you will attend music industry events and maintain relationships with industry executives and professionals.
Interesting info: BMI distributed more than $789 million in royalties in 2010.
Other opportunities: BMI also needs an assistant to the president, a title ID researcher and a legal coordinator.
How to apply: Apply online.
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