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Music Content Editor France

Job in Amsterdam, the Netherlands
Posted

Degree level

Bachelor

Job function

Writing & editing

Required language

English (Fluent)

Work experience

1 to 3 years

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Gracenote’s Music Editorial team is made up of music enthusiasts with a deep knowledge of regional music trends and genres. We are looking for an all-around music enthusiast to join our team.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Ensure that album and artist metadata are of highest quality 
  • Apply independent judgment to review, correct and classify music-related data elements according to established standards and practices 
  • Support discography review efforts 

Day to Day tasks:

  • Ensure that metadata in new music content adheres to our standards 
  • Research artists to verify metadata 
  • Communicate issues and resolutions clearly and concisely, escalating problems as needed 
  • Assist in creating and maintaining documentation of workflows, tool use, quality control 
  • Learn and master internal Gracenote tools, technologies, data standards, and processes 

A LITTLE BIT ABOUT YOU

Successful candidates will have a strong breadth and depth of knowledge about different genres of popular music. In this position, you will combine your music knowledge with a sharp eye for detail in order to support an artist and discography database. You must be detail-oriented, self-motivated, and comfortable with technology. You must be able to maintain focus on tasks and deliverables under tight deadlines.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Bi/multilingual with native level English skills combined with knowledge of one of our focus markets which include Turkey & Poland, other languages are acceptable just let us know what you speak
  • Comprehensive and well-rounded knowledge of wide array of popular music and pop culture 
  • Ability to review, navigate, and compare vast amounts of textual and imagery information from multiple information sources in a rapid manner 
  • Have familiarity with data-standardization policies and techniques, styles guides, and/or normalization routines 
  • Ability to work independently, without direct supervision, surfacing problems or issues as necessary 
  • Detail-oriented with good judgment, critical thinking, and a strong capacity for spotting trends and/or anomalies 
  • Excellent internet research skills 
  • Excellent writing, editing and verbal communication skills 
  • Experience working with large amounts of data 
  • High computer literacy (use of keyboard shortcuts, efficient file/folder management, etc.) and advanced Microsoft Excel skills 
  • Basic understanding of the current state of the (digital) music business, previous experience with the radio industry or related media industry job is a plus 
  • Fluency/familiarity with languages other than English is a plus 
  • Experience with databases and other technological infrastructure is a plus 
  • BA/BS degree required 

BONUS QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Bi-lingual is preferred
  • Fluency/familiarity with Turkish or Polish is a plus
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