Sony Music Entertainment

  • Analyst, Promotion Data & Analytics

    Location US-NY-New York
    Posted Date 1 month ago(11/8/2018 5:21 PM)
    Job ID
    # Positions
    Promotions - Other
  • Overview

    Sony Music Entertainment is a global recorded music company with a roster of current artists that includes a broad array of both local artists and international superstars, as well as a vast catalog that comprises some of the most important recordings in history. Sony Music Entertainment is a wholly owned subsidiary of Sony Corporation of America.


    Sony Music is committed to providing equal employment opportunity for all persons regardless of age, disability, national origin, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, pregnancy, veteran or military status, genetic information or any other status protected by applicable federal, state, or local law.


    This position will track and distribute all essential consumption data and pitch strategies to support Columbia’s frontline radio promotion efforts.


    • Provide Columbia National and Field Promotion staff with comprehensive view of artist music consumption performance, both nationally and on a local/granular level.
    • Monitor and analyze artist sales, streams, consumption data.
    • Develop/maintain and distribute daily/weekly/realtime reports.
    • Transmute millions of rows of data into actionable insights and executive summaries.
    • Measure and report on the performance of all campaigns, including correlations between radio audience and local consumption.
    • Identify trends and insights based on local consumption data/performance.           
    • Analyze and interpret streaming data across multiple partners including Spotify, Apple Music, Amazon, YouTube, Pandora, etc.
    • Analyze growth of competitive artists/songs to provide context to Columbia’s performance.
    • Research special projects relating to radio.
    • Oversee and design all internal and third party trade advertisements throughout radio campaigns.
    • Provide department heads, national promotion team & field staff pitch points and strategy for priority campaigns.
    • Interdepartmental collaboration on analysis and metrics with Columbia’s sales/streaming, digital marketing and international teams.
    • Work with and develop Columbia Promotion’s administrative team on new systems and promotion data analysis to improve overall efficiency.


    • 2+ years of experience in data analysis position.
    • Experience in various music consumption platforms (Mediabase, Nielsen Connect, Soundscan, SCUBA, Apollo, Buzzangle, etc.) strongly preferred.
    • Proactive, self-starter with creativity in problem solving.
    • Excellent organizational and follow through skills.
    • Attention to detail and deadlines.
    • Able to multi-task efficiently and prioritize work load.
    • Able to identify system deficiencies and create new solutions.
    • Good communication skills.
    • Proficient in Microsoft Outlook (Excel, Word, PowerPoint) and Adobe Photoshop.
    • Knowledge of emerging music technology.


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