Head of Royalty Accounting

Job description

FUGA is seeking a self-motivated, hands on, passionate, detailed focused and highly organized team leader to manage our royalty accounting team in Amsterdam, the Netherlands.

The successful candidate will oversee and expand our royalty accounting services for our distribution clients. She/he will work closely with the multiple stakeholders in the organization to ensure world class royalty accounting and running a smooth and efficient process driven royalties team.

If you have a background in managing a team, you are numbers driven with a keen eye for detail and have a process driven mind set, we look forward to welcoming you into our team.
What you can expect

  • Oversee and run the day to day royalty accounting services for FUGA clients including record labels, distributors and artist management companies.

  • Work with clear accounting deadlines and act as a gatekeeper to enure quality, timelimess and accurateness of reporting to our clients

  • Manage issue resolution & escalate appropriate issues to the development, operations, finance, and management team where and when required

  • Manage, mentor, and inspire a team of 3 royalty administrators

  • Drive improvements on the internal processes, our in-house reporting software RASA, and royalty policies.

  • Assemble and report on key financial metrics on a monthly basis

  • Act as an escalation point for key accounts and within the team for royalty related inquiries

  • Work closely together with the finance department on revenue reconilliations and incoming and outgoing payments

  • Reporting into the company’s Chief Operating Officer


  • Highly talented leader with experience at least 8 years experience in royalty accounting in the recorded music industry.

  • An experienced decision maker with deep knowledge on music royalties

  • Highly organised, detailed oriented, process driven and a real team player

  • Affinity with technical innovation and digital media

  • Comfortable communicating with & interfacing between technical-, business- and commercial stakeholders

Who we are

  • Enthusiastic team and a growing company with strong ambitions

  • International business environment, colleagues and clients around the world

  • Egalitarian, transparent environment with career growth opportunities

  • Dynamic industry: technology, media and entertainment

  • Location in the heart of Amsterdam