SoundCloud is looking for someone with the passion, organization, and rolodex to establish SoundCloud as the most legit way to share sounds in the global urban and hip hop scene.
Do you have the charisma and motivation to hustle in folks whose single tweets make more than you will in your lifetime? Are you able to captivate artists, their managers, labels, booking agents, and the folks organizing the events where all these playaz hang? If this sounds like you, then we’d love to have you build, own, and manage the process of getting more hip hop / urban up on our platform.
Engage with top urban labels. Set up account, first upload, add dropbox, highlight features etc.
Engage with top mainstream and underground urban artists.
Reach out to key editorial sites & PR companies within urban and indie community.
Organize contest/groups with partners.
Evangelize urban content within the SoundCloud community and through existing communication channels.
Reporting: weekly content summary and monthly metric updates.
Logging key contacts within Highrise and maintaining relevant master lists.
Representing at relevant events and establishing a network.
Relationship management and development.
Giving demos, advising on best practice and creating supporting documentation.
Posting relevant information on SoundCloud's social media channels.
Native English speaker.
Deep involvement and extensive network of contacts within the US Urban/Hip hop community.
Several years experience in artist and/or partner relations within the entertainment industry.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
A creative mind with the unique ability to base decisions on analytical results.
Proven track record of problem solving.
Independently able to develop a vision and execution path to drive results.
Self-motivated and comfortable working within a fast-moving, non-structured start-up environment.
US Work Authorization required.