Marketing Services Intern

Job description

FUGA provides forward-thinking music distribution, technology, and marketing services to forward-thinking music companies. Working at the heart of the music industry with more than 800 clients, including Riot Games, Hospital Records, Epitaph, and Beggars Group, FUGA is the world’s leading full-service B2B music distributor. FUGA works at the forefront of music distribution technology, connecting its clients with digital service providers like Spotify, Apple Music, and Amazon Music while helping them get the most from their music, whether that’s with award-nominated label services, industry-leading revenue accounting, or using FUGA’s suite of best-in-class products.

What we do:

FUGA’s Marketing Services (MS) Team has been built to add value and solve problems for our vast number of clients by helping them connect their artists with audiences and create revenues and growth. The MS team is a global group split into 4 verticals: Marketing Strategy, who are primarily client facing and responsible for helping to set and implement bespoke strategies on campaigns for a roster of clients; Digital Accounts, who are responsible for leading relationships with key digital partners around the world; Audience Engagement, who’s core responsibility is to grow, engage & monitor our client’s artists audiences; and Marketing Operations, who are responsible for ensuring our MS Team is working in the most efficient way and meeting out clients needs.

Key Responsibilities:

In this role, you will support the work of FUGA's entire Marketing Services Department, with a particular focus on the Digital Accounts team, who are responsible for executing promotional campaigns for artists and labels on music streaming platforms like Spotify, Apple Music, YouTube Music and Amazon. The Marketing Services Intern will assist in operational and administrative tasks that support our workflows, campaigns and client relationships. We are looking for a self-starter with a passion for music that can use their initiative and creativity to help our team run projects whilst getting a solid foundation in how music companies operate. Basic experience with computer graphics programs and an understanding of Online/Social Media is a must. This role also requires someone with a willingness to learn and ability to adapt to change and grow as they develop.

  • Track editorial and playlist placements across music streaming platforms for our campaigns, and maintain an accurate record of these placements to be shared with our clients.

  • Assist with compiling materials for new release pitches, including track information, listening links and sales histories.

  • Assist with copy-editing to ensure written pitches are correctly formatted, factually correct and concise.

  • Assist with product and delivery checks, in order to ensure that product set-up is accurate ahead of release day.

  • Assist with the preparation of pitch sheets

  • Assist with updating and maintaining artist profiles across the streaming platforms.

  • Assist the Marketing Services Team verticals with ad-hoc project related queries


Some requirements/characteristics we’d like to see:

  • Sound administrative and numeracy skills

  • A broad music knowledge and familiarity with the music industry

  • Interpersonal skills and ability to maintain great working relationships with external and internal parties

  • Strong work ethic and ability to work as part of a team

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

  • Ability to work proactively

  • Organizational and time management skills

  • Sound Computer skills

  • Currently studying in the Netherlands

  • Eligible to work in the Netherlands

We offer:

  • An easygoing, informal working atmosphere

  • An enthusiastic team working in a growing company with strong ambition

  • An international business environment: colleagues and clients around the world with diverse backgrounds in music and tech

  • Healthy and tasty lunches

Who we are

  • A growing company with strong ambitions.

  • This role is part of a growing and resourceful international team, split between our head office in Amsterdam, satellite offices in New York, London, Paris, Milan, Berlin, Seoul and with representatives in Rio de Janeiro.

  • An international business environment, made up of colleagues and clients around the world with diverse backgrounds in music and tech.

Founded in 2006, FUGA builds software and provides services for the digital music industry. We have an extensive and growing international network of clients and partners in more than 50 countries. Our HQ is based in Amsterdam, the Netherlands, with offices in London, New York, Rome, Milan, Berlin, Seoul and representatives in Tokyo, Los Angeles, Paris and Sao Paulo.

We operate at the heart of the music. FUGA connects distributors and record labels with digital service providers like Spotify, Apple Music, Amazon, Deezer and more. By doing so FUGA enables its clients to optimize their business processes and successfully execute their release strategy. FUGA's products & services provide a complete ecosystem for the digital product cycle. Clients manage, distribute and promote their music – and collect on their revenue.