Product Manager [Part-Time]

Product and Project Management · London, Greater London
Department Product and Project Management
Employment Type Part-Time
Minimum Experience Mid-level

About Beatport:

Beatport is the worldwide home of electronic music for DJs, producers, and their fans. The Beatport Store offers music in premium digital formats and provides unique music discovery tools created for and by DJs. Each week, Beatport’s music collection is refreshed with hundreds of exclusive tracks by the world’s top electronic music artists. The company also has a growing, streaming catalogue subscription service, Beatport LINK.


Founded in 2004, the Beatport family of companies includes BeatsourceLoopmasters, Loopcloud and Plugin Boutique. Beatport has offices in Berlin, Brighton, Denver and Los Angeles.

Follow us on TwitchFacebook and Twitter, and Instagram.


About the Job:

Part time-based in London

As a Product Manager (part-time) at Beatport, you will be supporting Beatport’s new platforms development and consolidating product and services across the companies part of the Beatport group. You will be a member of the Product team. You will manage the development of products that will continue to shape the future of the music industry. You will be working closely with the Technology, Business, and Partnership teams to plan, coordinate, and drive all processes to ensure successful product/platform development and launch. 


The Product Department at Beatport is in charge of evaluating new product ideas and concepts from a market and business perspective and transforming them into reality. You will be responsible for developing platforms and cross-brand products based on business mergers, scoping new technology, and defining its roadmap. The Product team also covers all the Business Analytics needs, so you will also be responsible for providing actionable insights and analytical support to our business working closely with our Data Engineers.

The individual will have experience in the entertainment and/or music industries and has an understanding of subscription-based marketing and software development (including mobile apps). The candidate should be well versed in consumer marketing, creative and messaging, reporting, and analytics. A very good understanding of blockchain technologies and business mergers is a plus.


Job profile:

  • Product management of software product creation from concept to implementation
  • Coordination of product specification, development, GUI design, quality insurance, documentation, and support
  • Act as a communication hub in the company for everything related to the products you are managing. Coordinate and follow-up on communications and workflow between all relevant teams
  • Implementation of new product development processes with the Technology team (located in the US)
  • Close cooperation with the Marketing and the Label relations teams as well as the external partners for new products launch 
  • Work closely with the Head of Product with regards to planning and controlling (creating business cases). Assist as needed with creating proposals, presentations, acquiring and assembling research, planning, and organization
  • Collaborate with teams to strategize, create, and execute product launch marketing campaigns 
  • Product Management of existing Beatport products portfolio


We are looking for someone who:

  • Has proven track record in Product or Project Management (at least 3 years)
  • Has excellent communication and organizational skills
  • Is an independent, results-oriented yet team-oriented approach
  • Is Highly motivated, reliable and enjoys working under pressure, and able to cope with regular changes
  • Has experience in managing/working in the music industry
  • Has experience with infographics, reports, and presentations of new products concept, market research, customers survey, and analytical findings
  • Can develop insights and summarize data to all levels of management
  • Is detail-oriented, care about the product itself and make sure it satisfies the customer needs
  • Has a good understanding of performance-based media, as well as digital marketing, video, mobile, and social media platforms
  • Good knowledge of blockchain technology
  • Is fluent in English
  • Can start as part-time but would be willing to move to full time mid/long term


It would be great if you:

  • Have worked in a similar role for an entertainment/media/music company 
  • Have been an electronic dance music label owner
  • Love electronic dance music. Djing and producing is a must
  • Experience working with data visualization tools such as Looker or Tableau
  • Digital marketing experience is a plus


Benefits:

We offer a responsible and exciting proposal with an international range. The position is within a highly-motivated team with a positive working climate that will allow you to express your talent fully. In addition we offer appropriate remuneration, and very good development chances within a dynamically growing enterprise. Beyond this the position offers an intensive integration in the international music scene.

  • Possibility to work remotely
  • A professional environment with room for creativity and fun 
  • Flex schedule
  • VIP Access to select music events & Livestream

 

How to apply:

Please send a cover letter introducing yourself and why this position appeals to you. Include a resume and links to any work samples.

 

Equal Employment Opportunity:

Beatport strongly supports equal employment opportunity for all applicants regardless of race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, pregnancy, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, age, marital status, physical disability, mental disability, medical condition, sexual orientation, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by state or federal law.

 

Hiring Practices:

The preceding job description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees within this classification. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job. Beatport’s recruitment policies are designed to place the most highly qualified persons available in a timely and efficient manner. Beatport may pursue all avenues available, including promotion from within, employee referrals, outside advertising, employment agencies, Internet recruiting, job fairs, college recruiting and search firms.

Thank You

Your application was submitted successfully.

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

  • Location
    London, Greater London
  • Department
    Product and Project Management
  • Employment Type
    Part-Time
  • Minimum Experience
    Mid-level