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Creative A&R Director (LA)

Posted: Jun 04, 2012

Creative A & R Director, HoriPro Entertainment Group, Inc. - Westwood

Job Description: 

Acquires and Develops Songwriters - by leveraging existing relationships to discover potential songwriters through referrals, recommendations, and introductions; by using experience and music knowledge to identify potential talent; by assessing fit of potential songwriters for HoriPro with regard to experience, budget, genre, and personality; by evaluating future activity and pipelines based on songwriter's current activity; by initiating contact with songwriters, management, other publishers, and labels; by setting up co-writes with other active songwriters from HoriPro and other publishers or artists; and by assisting in managing day-to-day interactions with staff songwriters and coordinating their activities.

Increases Revenue and Profit - by building, fostering, and liaising good working relationships with different individuals/clients within the licensing, copyrighting, and song communities, i.e. managers, producers, song writers, artists, etc.; by communicating with current and potential clients to provide information about the Company’s copyrighted songs; by following up on all client calls, visits, and inquiries; by pitching songs to records labels and artist management; by forwarding demos and lyrics to labels and artist management; by entering copyrighted songs into the Company’s catalogue; by organizing and archiving the catalogue to ensure the catalogue is updated and accur

Represents the Company - by attending events, showcases, and meetings as necessary in order to increase the presence of the Company and identify new talent; by promoting the Company to potential songwriters and artist management; and by continually exploring new ways to improve the Company’s image.
Desired Skills & Experience

  • Deep music knowledge in Rock, Country, POP and R&B
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Excellent work ethic

Computer skills

Company Description - HORIPRO Entertainment Group, Inc. is a full-service music publisher, providing record labels, film and television producers, and advertising agencies with quality hit songs that sell music, enhance film and television projects and sell consumer goods. Through songwriter development and collaboration, song pitching/plugging, music licensing, and first-class publishing administration services, HORIPRO continually exceeds the expectations of today’s music publisher.

An independent publisher with global reach, HORIPRO’s core business is found in it’s hands-on approach to music publishing and administration.  HORIPRO is home to some of the biggest names in music, and has successfully managed those artist’s publishing assets for decades. Beyond publishing catalog management, HORIPRO goes above and beyond for it’s staff songwriters and producers – working individually with each to draw a roadmap to success.

Our copyrights includes KISS, REO Speedwagon, Jerry Reed, Marilyn Manson, George Straight songs

Full-Time, Annual Salary, Bonus, Full Benefits

If interested please e-mail nobu@horipro.com.

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