We are UMG, the Universal Music Group. We are the world's leading music company. In everything we do, we are committed to artistry, innovation and entrepreneurship. We own and operate a broad array of businesses engaged in recorded music, music publishing, merchandising, and audiovisual content in more than 60 countries. We identify and develop recording artists and songwriters, and we produce, distribute and promote the most critically acclaimed and commercially successful music to delight and entertain fans around the world.
UMG is currently seeking to fill the role of Royalty Analyst. In this role, you will be assisting our International Royalty Department in preparing & analyzing royalty statements.
Set up domestic releases in accordance with Inter Company License Agreement
Prepare and submit requested data per daily inquiries in a timely manner
Analyze monthly Top Seller reports for Month-End
Create Royalty Reports for processing quarterly sales
Liaise with Royalty teams in foreign countries
Upload entries into SAP
Process sales from licensee royalty statements
Assist manager with Audit & Litigation research
Other projects and duties as assigned
Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
Ability to meet deadlines and work well under pressure in a fast-paced environment
Able to work independently with minimal supervision with overtime as needed
Must be able to multitask and prioritize high work volume
Must be organized and detailed oriented
Highly motivated and with a desire to work in a team environment
Able to communicate with professionals at all levels
Type 40 WPM and 10-key by touch required
Overtime as required
Preferably 2 years of experience in Royalty accounting or related area
In depth knowledge of Microsoft Excel
Able to work with large data sets. Microsoft Access knowledge a plus
Familiarity with TRACS a plus
Familiarity with royalty contracts and royalty calculations
Music Industry knowledge a plus
- 4-year college degree preferably in Music Business, Accounting or minimum of 14 units of Accounting required
Universal Music Group is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
This job description only provides an overview of job responsibilities that are subject to change.