Primary Wave on
Spotify

*Audio also managed in Spotify App

Job Opportunities

See Job Listings Below

Sync Director & Sync Manager

We are looking for two exceptional Creative Sync Licensing executives to join our team, one in New York and one in Los Angeles. 

The Sync Director position in our New York office is advertising-focused, and the ideal candidate has 7+ years experience in pitching for ad-sync, or in music supervision for advertising. Should have established relationships within the licensing/creative community and a proven track record generating creative opportunities/campaigns.

 

The Sync Manager position based in our Los Angeles office is focused on creating sync opportunities across film, TV, trailer, video games as well as advertising. The ideal candidate has a minimum of 4 years experience pitching for sync, and an established network in the creative sync community.  

Please send resumes to apply-sync@primarywave.com

 

Brand and Marketing Intern

Primary Wave is seeking to hire an intern in NYC to focus on Branding and Marketing.

Responsibilities:

To support our music publishing catalog business by identifying marketing opportunities that will result to increasing the net publishing shares for that catalog.  This is a huge priority when working at a music publishing company and the work could include the assistance in any one of the following areas listed below:

  • Assist in the creation of marketing materials including pitch decks, artist one sheets, and sizzle reels
  • Conduct brand/agency research in an effort to identify potential partnerships and appropriate contacts
  • Performing an analysis of our artists to ascertain artist history and demographic data
  • Contribute to team ideation sessions for potential new artists/catalogue initiatives
  • Assist team in liaising with other departments including synch team, artist managers, and digital design
  • Perform standard clerical tasks including scheduling, asset organization, and business-related errands.
  • Assist in execution of event marketing activations (sponsorships) and company events

Requirements:

  • Have experience in Photoshop/Illustrator/Creative suite software
  • Proficient in Microsoft office suite
  • Familiarity with Marketing, advertising, brand licensing, event activations and sponsorships

Secondary:

Event management may be a possible opportunity during your tenure as an intern.  While there are no guarantees, we may invite you to participate in on-site event activation for a brand or Primary Wave event where you’ll learn new skills on activation and planning.  This work may entail;

  • Sourcing third party cost
  • On site management include set up and tear down of materials
  • Contributing on creative ideas for activation elements
  • Building presentation materials and researching brands for possible sponsorship opportunities

 

To Apply:

 

Please submit both your resume to Resumesubmissions@primarywave.com

Deadline: August 17, 2020

 

Digital Design Intern

Primary Wave Entertainment is seeking college students to participate in our internship program in either the New York or Los Angeles office. The Digital Design Intern will produce marketing content for Primary Wave clients including social media graphics, ads, and gifs, and will work closely with the digital marketing department to assist with social media campaigns.

 

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Passionate about music and the marketing & promotion of it!
  • Marketing, Graphic Design, Fine Art, or Visual Communications majors preferred
  • Working knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite, including Photoshop, Illustrator, and InDesign is a major plus!
  • Excellent time management skills with an ability to juggle multiple priorities and meet deadlines
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Experience in photo retouching is a major plus!
  • Experience with HTML layout and/or email layout is a major plus!

Responsibilities:

  • Assist with the creation of social media and website assets
  • Brainstorm unique and engaging concepts to assist marketing department with campaign creation
  • Create designs for digital marketing campaigns
  • craft pitch letters to DSP editors & independent playlisters
  • Resizing files and manipulating assets for production
  • Develop branding material including templates for presentations and reports
  • Research

 

To Apply:

 

Please submit both your resume and Portfolio to Resumesubmissions@primarywave.com

Deadline: August 17, 2020

 

Publishing Intern (NYC)

 

Please see below for breakdown of requirements and responsibilities:

A&R: 

Responsibilities
– Gathering song streaming performance data and analyzing roster and catalog information
– Measuring audience sizes and following of various labels, publishers and specific artists

 

Requirements

– Must have a general understanding of music publishing

-Ability to critique a song and give notes / creative input
– Previous work experience with record labels and/or music publishers is preferred

Assignment: Create a Playlist of up and coming artists, pick 1 artist and devise a plan to pitch and promote them.

Sync:

Responsibilities

– Data entry
– Research master/sync license ownership
– Listen and digest music for tagging purposes for ingestion

Requirements

– Must have strong knowledge of copyrights and publishing, and synchronization license.
– Must have a clear understanding of the difference between compositions and master recording.

Assignment: Choose your favorite film, TV show, ad, or game and describe what you like about the music, what about it stands out.

To Apply:

Please submit both your resume to Resumesubmissions@primarywave.com

Deadline: August 17th, 2020

 

Streaming Intern

Primary Wave is seeking to hire an intern in NYC to focus on streaming & playlisting. You will work with Primary Wave’s digital & streaming team.

 

Responsibilities:
-create artist & company playlists
-brainstorm ideas to promote our management & publishing catalog
-assist digital team with playlist initiatives
-craft pitch letters to DSP editors & independent playlisters
-research/identify branded & independent playlists

 

Requirements:
-This is an unpaid internship, so you must receive college credit.
-demonstrated interest/study in the music business (experience in playlisting preferred)
-adept at working across multiple genres of music
-deep knowledge of the digital world, especially with key streaming platforms
-comfort with using Photoshop or other image editing software preferred
-audio editing capability a plus

 

Assignment: In lieu of a cover letter, please send a link to a playlist you’ve made of your favorite music, what you’re currently listening to or another theme/idea that gives a sense of who you are. Get creative!

 

To Apply:

Please submit both your resume to Resumesubmissions@primarywave.com

Deadline: August 17th, 2020