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Editor/Music Programmer at Spotify

in Sydney, NSW

Job description

We are looking for a broadly experienced Editor/Music Programmer to join Spotify’s Music Culture & Editorial team in Sydney. You will identify and execute first-rate music playlist listening and programming experiences for a multitude of moods, moments, and genres, demonstrate a passion for performance-oriented analytics, and will have your ear to the ground in the music community, focusing on Australia and New Zealand. Above all, your work will impact the way the world experiences music.


What you’ll do

  • Curate content, including a large number of diverse playlists, with a specific focus on domestic artists and genres
  • The majority of time will be spent in the playlist ecosystem identifying new music and updating current playlist properties as measured by daily, weekly and monthly metrics
  • Analyse performance indicators of your own work and adjust accordingly
  • Liaise and support internal stakeholders including Artist and Label Marketing and Consumer Marketing on genre related projects and artist insights
  • Liaise with global Spotify counterparts in order to identify, champion and export domestic repertoire in international markets
  • Support MC&E in ANZ cross-functional bets
  • Support Business Development and B2B executions where required
  • Work with the Global Editorial Team and cross-functional teams to progress towards various content objectives, both globally and for your region

Who you are

  • At least 5 years of experience in the music industry, programming music for radio, or other media networks or streaming music services, working with a broad range of music content
  • You have a deep knowledge of music and culture, with a focus on Australia and New Zealand and their music marketplace
  • You possess a perfect level of written and spoken English and you’re also able to demonstrate a strong understanding of using Spotify
  • You are also able to lean on a good reputation and a strong network within the Australian and New Zealand music industry
  • You care about attention to detail and organisation, have a team spirit, strong work ethic, and a friendly, warm attitude
  • You have a story that demonstrates your passion for music that you can tell us about

We are proud to foster a workplace free from discrimination. We strongly believe that diversity of experience, perspectives, and background will lead to a better environment for our employees and a better product for our users and our creators. This is something we value deeply and we encourage everyone to come be a part of changing the way the world listens to music.

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