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Analyst, Business Intelligence

New York, NY

At Warner Music Group, we’re a global collective of music makers and music lovers, tech innovators and inspired entrepreneurs, game-changing creatives and passionate team members. Here, we know that each talent makes our collective bolder and brighter.


We are guided by four core principles that underpin everything we do across all our diverse businesses:

  • Music is Everything: Music is our passion, and we can never get enough. Tastes, trends, and tech will change, but great artists and songwriters will always be our driving force.
  • Global Growth, Local Expertise: Music is a global language. Through communication and collaboration, our success can come from anywhere and translate everywhere.
  • Innovation and Insight: Pushing the boundaries requires the best information and the boldest imagination. We use both to create the future.
  • Empowered by People: Like the artists we serve and the music they make, our differences make us stronger. This is a place where every talent can belong and build a career.


We remain committed to Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion. We know it fosters a culture where you can truly belong, contribute, and grow. We encourage applications from people of any age, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, religion, ethnicity, disability, veteran status, and any other characteristic or identity.


Consider a career at WMG and get the best of both worlds – an innovative global music company that retains the creative spirit of a nimble independent.


A little bit about our team:

WMG’s Business Intelligence team (BI) works to influence WMG’s strategy and day-to-day operations by developing thoughtful insights & intelligence from its core business practices. Th BI team works with various departments across Warner Music’s Recorded Music & Publishing Divisions to understand the trends and dynamics that drive the constant evolution of our business.


Our goal for this role is to develop insights and strategies that support our family of labels and operators in the pursuit of breaking new artists and expanding our reach on a global level.


We work with partners across the company to establish best practices for breaking artists and sustaining catalog repertoire across consumption platforms, gauge the impact of marketing initiatives and campaigns, and work to understand user behavior around the world.


The teams we work with are located throughout the world with over 40 offices worldwide which does create a certain level of demand and while we always prioritize work life balance, candidates should expect work outside of normal business hours at times.


Your role:

Intelligence is the lifeblood of today’s music business, and in this role you’ll get a chance to apply your creativity and problem-solving skills to help our labels and artists connect with consumers across an array of media and mediums. Because the BI team works closely with departments across the company, you will have the opportunity to see the inner workings and decision-making within a global music company - and the ability to influence those decisions with thoughtful intelligence work. We’re a collaborative team that loves learning new things, sharing ideas, thinking about the future of the music industry – and helping our company get there.


Here you’ll get to:

  • Assist in developing metrics and frameworks for performance measurement across WMG labels, repertoire, artists and songwriters.
  • Develop compelling analytics projects and presentations that deliver actionable insights and recommendations to business users.
  • Immerse yourself in vast internal and external datasets to conduct trend analysis across consumption, audience, and financial datasets.
  • Develop dashboards and frameworks to monitor business and product performance.
  • Work directly with a global network of internal clients and stakeholders.


About you:

  • Experience conducting data analysis across datasets, using database query systems, spreadsheet, and modeling software (e.g., Python, SQL, R, etc.).
  • Experience with analytics, BI, data insights, marketing, and strategy, preferably within the music and/or digital media industry
  • Excellent time-management and organizational skills with the ability to work independently and prioritize your workload to meet deadlines.
  • Experience with a data visualization tools (e.g. Tableau, Looker, PowerBI)
  • Microsoft PowerPoint skills with an attention to detail
  • Highly independent and self-motivated
  • Comfortable working with internal clients and presenting findings
  • 0--4 years of experience
  • Bachelor's Degree in business analytics, computer or data science, or statistics.


We’d love it if you also had:

  • Internship or Full time work experience in a music company, record label, or artist management company
  • Familiarity with the streaming music landscape or other digital media


About us:

As the home to Asylum, Atlantic, East West, Elektra, FFRR, Fueled by Ramen, Nonesuch, Parlophone, Rhino, Roadrunner, Sire, Warner Records, Warner Classics, and several other of the world’s premier recording labels, Warner Music Group champions emerging artists and global superstars alike. And our renowned publishing company, Warner Chappell Music, represents genre-spanning songwriters and producers through a catalog of more than one million copyrights worldwide. Redefining what it means to be a music company in the 21st century, our consumer brands include trend-setters like UPROXX, Songkick, HipHopDX, and EMP.


We’re the home to WMX – the next generation services division that connects artists with fans and amplifies brands in creative, immersive, and engaging ways – and Alternative Distribution Alliance (ADA) – the ground-breaking global distribution company for independent artists and labels.


Together, we are Warner Music Group: Music With Vision & Voice.


Love this job and want to apply?


Click the “Apply” link at the top of the page, or apply directly with your LinkedIn. Applying with LinkedIn will import all of the information you put in your profile, but will still allow you to upload a resume and cover letter.


Don’t be discouraged if you don’t hear from us right away. We’re taking our time to review all resumes, and to find the best people for WMG.


Thanks for your interest in working for WMG. We love it here, and think you will, too.


Salary Range

$60,000 to $75,000 Annually


Salary ranges are included for job postings where required by law. The actual base pay is dependent upon many factors, such as work experience and business needs. The pay range is subject to change at any time dependent on a variety of internal and external factors.


WMG is committed to inclusion and diversity in all aspects of our business. We are proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and will evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, religious creed, color, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, ancestry, marital status, medical condition as defined by state law (genetic characteristics or cancer), physical or mental disability, military service or veteran status, pregnancy, childbirth and related medical conditions, genetic information or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state or local law.


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