Content Programming Manager, Moods and Moments
Spotify | New York, NY
Posted here May 7
We are looking for a broadly experienced Music Programmer to join Spotify’s Shows and Editorial team in New York. You will identify and curate first rate music playlist listening experiences for a multitude of our moods, moments, and genres and demonstrate a passion for performance-oriented analytics. Above all, your work will impact the way the world experiences music.
What You’ll Do
Identify and substantiate playlists hypotheses for specific moods, moments and activities such as – but not limited to – Workout, Cooking, Chill, Focus or Sleep.
Curate and maintain a large number of playlists, for a global audience
Review catalogues of music across a multitude of genres and evaluate programming potential
Stay up to date with trends and culture, and translate them to compelling music propositions
Using quantitative and qualitative data, analyse and understand consumer behaviour especially pertaining to mood and moments programming
Initiate, execute and follow up on strategic content initiatives and bets, and work with other editors across all markets
Working with our Global Editorial Team, and other cross-functional teams in the company, to progress towards various content objectives
Work from our office in New York
Who You Are
You have at least 5 years of previous experience from working in the music or entertainment industry
You have experience from programming music (preferably functional), making compilations, or as a music supervisor
The ideal candidate has previously worked with music for film, TV or commercials or as an A&R
Passionate about all kinds of music – from a wide array of genres, styles and eras – specifically non-mainstream artist and genres
For US applicants: knowledge about latin music and genres is meriting
You probably already obsessively make playlists to fit all situations and moments in your own life
The ideal candidate has in-depth knowledge of music composition and instrumentation
Ability and willingness to work with and respond to data and analytics
Strong propensity to take initiative and thrive on change
You care about attention to detail and organization, have a team spirit, strong work ethic, and a friendly, warm attitude
View full listing and apply here.
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