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March 8, 2024
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Summary of the Data Analyst, Royalties job at Primary Wave

Primary Wave is hiring a Data Analyst, Royalties with 3 - 5 years of experience. Based in United States - New York, NY and with In-office ways of working. The expected salary range for this role is $75,000 - $90,000
About Primary Wave

Founded in 2006 by music industry veterans, Primary Wave is a full-service music shop with expertise in film, television, gaming, advertising, branding, licensing, special markets, touring, talent management, & music supervision.

Primary Wave owns the copyrights from iconic artists including: The Beatles, Nirvana, Chicago, Hall & Oates, Def Leppard, and Steven Tyler to name a few.

Data Analyst, Royalties job description

We are looking for an enthusiastic colleague with a dedicated work ethic and a sharp mind who will be responsible for the accuracy and completeness of all incoming and calculated royalty data in accordance with contracts and copyright law. As the Royalties & Data Analyst, you will play an integral role within systems that record and manage data for catalogs, assets, and transactions. The role reports to the Royalties & Data Manager and will work closely with the accounting, administration, marketing, and licensing teams.

Your responsibilities as the Royalties & Data Analyst will include:

  • Reviewing statements and payments received from third parties for accuracy and completeness; following up with revenue sources as appropriate
  • Recording Net Publisher’s Share and Net Label Share across income types to the General Ledger
  • Preparing management reports using business intelligence tools to track and analyze earnings vs prior reports, projections and, streams & airplay data
  • Maintaining a deep understanding of investments, contract terms, and financial metrics
  • Proactively partnering with marketing, branding, content, and licensing teams regarding rights owned and revenue impact of projects to inform real-time decisions and opportunities
  • Engaging in desktop audits to recover revenue and blackbox income
  • Identifying irregularities in reporting; synthesizing data to present to the administration and royalty audit teams for further review and correction
  • Helping to ensure compliance with all internal and external policies and regulations
  • Using best practices to improve the efficiency of processes and analyses
  • Communicating regularly and effectively with the team regarding all major issues impacting data and reporting
Data Analyst, Royalties job requirements

To be successful, you should have:

  • Bachelor’s degree required, with 3+ years of relevant work experience in the music industry required
  • Advanced proficiency with Microsoft Excel (PowerPivot, Lookups, Macros)
  • Experience creating reports, dashboards, and data visualizations using Power BI, Tableau, or other similar tools
  • Strong data analysis skills, including experience in analyzing music royalty reports
  • Ability to synthesize large volumes of data and create reports from scratch required
  • Accounting and/or finance experience required
  • Exceptional attention to detail and accuracy, with analytical and problem-solving skills required
  • Ability to multi-task and manage time to prioritize tasks
  • Must be self-motivated with an intellectual curiosity
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
What we offer at Primary Wave

Best-in-Class Benefits and Perks:

We offer exceptional benefits to our employees. In addition to a competitive salary, we offer an excellent career path. We provide one of the best available benefit programs for small businesses, including a healthcare plan, 401(k), long-term and short-term disability, holidays, life insurance, hybrid work schedule, and vacation.

This position's estimated base salary range is $75,000 to $90,000 per year. The actual salary rate offered to candidates will depend on various factors, including, without limitation, years of relevant experience, business needs, and the candidate’s overall qualifications for the position as assessed by Primary Wave. The salary range is subject to change at any time and depends on internal and external factors.

We work to maintain the best environment for our employees, where people can learn and grow with the company. We strive to provide a collaborative, creative environment where everyone feels encouraged to contribute to our processes, decisions, planning, and culture.

Ready to orchestrate your future in the music industry?

Submit your resume along with a cover letter that resonates, and share your favorite music track that reflects your work style. Take the first step by hitting the apply now and let the music set the tone!

Please mention “I found this job at DataAnalyst.com!” in your application, it will help us offer you more opportunities

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Primary Wave

Primary Wave

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Data Analyst, Royalties

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Posted on: 
April 1, 2024

About Our Company

Founded in 2006 by music industry veterans, Primary Wave is a full-service music shop with expertise in film, television, gaming, advertising, branding, licensing, special markets, touring, talent management, & music supervision.

Primary Wave owns the copyrights from iconic artists including: The Beatles, Nirvana, Chicago, Hall & Oates, Def Leppard, and Steven Tyler to name a few.

Job Description & Responsibilities

We are looking for an enthusiastic colleague with a dedicated work ethic and a sharp mind who will be responsible for the accuracy and completeness of all incoming and calculated royalty data in accordance with contracts and copyright law. As the Royalties & Data Analyst, you will play an integral role within systems that record and manage data for catalogs, assets, and transactions. The role reports to the Royalties & Data Manager and will work closely with the accounting, administration, marketing, and licensing teams.

Your responsibilities as the Royalties & Data Analyst will include:

  • Reviewing statements and payments received from third parties for accuracy and completeness; following up with revenue sources as appropriate
  • Recording Net Publisher’s Share and Net Label Share across income types to the General Ledger
  • Preparing management reports using business intelligence tools to track and analyze earnings vs prior reports, projections and, streams & airplay data
  • Maintaining a deep understanding of investments, contract terms, and financial metrics
  • Proactively partnering with marketing, branding, content, and licensing teams regarding rights owned and revenue impact of projects to inform real-time decisions and opportunities
  • Engaging in desktop audits to recover revenue and blackbox income
  • Identifying irregularities in reporting; synthesizing data to present to the administration and royalty audit teams for further review and correction
  • Helping to ensure compliance with all internal and external policies and regulations
  • Using best practices to improve the efficiency of processes and analyses
  • Communicating regularly and effectively with the team regarding all major issues impacting data and reporting

Requirements

To be successful, you should have:

  • Bachelor’s degree required, with 3+ years of relevant work experience in the music industry required
  • Advanced proficiency with Microsoft Excel (PowerPivot, Lookups, Macros)
  • Experience creating reports, dashboards, and data visualizations using Power BI, Tableau, or other similar tools
  • Strong data analysis skills, including experience in analyzing music royalty reports
  • Ability to synthesize large volumes of data and create reports from scratch required
  • Accounting and/or finance experience required
  • Exceptional attention to detail and accuracy, with analytical and problem-solving skills required
  • Ability to multi-task and manage time to prioritize tasks
  • Must be self-motivated with an intellectual curiosity
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills

What we offer

Best-in-Class Benefits and Perks:

We offer exceptional benefits to our employees. In addition to a competitive salary, we offer an excellent career path. We provide one of the best available benefit programs for small businesses, including a healthcare plan, 401(k), long-term and short-term disability, holidays, life insurance, hybrid work schedule, and vacation.

This position's estimated base salary range is $75,000 to $90,000 per year. The actual salary rate offered to candidates will depend on various factors, including, without limitation, years of relevant experience, business needs, and the candidate’s overall qualifications for the position as assessed by Primary Wave. The salary range is subject to change at any time and depends on internal and external factors.

We work to maintain the best environment for our employees, where people can learn and grow with the company. We strive to provide a collaborative, creative environment where everyone feels encouraged to contribute to our processes, decisions, planning, and culture.

Ready to orchestrate your future in the music industry?

Submit your resume along with a cover letter that resonates, and share your favorite music track that reflects your work style. Take the first step by hitting the apply now and let the music set the tone!

Apply now

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