College Representative
Universal Music Group - Chicago, IL

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Harvest Records is an independent label under the Capitol Music Group umbrella. Harvest is dedicated to finding the best, progressive, socially significant, and ahead-of-the curve artists we can find from all corners of the globe. We have a dedicated staff working on true long-term artist development, with distribution through Caroline and label services available from the Capitol Music Group, to upstream and cross developing artists into the mainstream.

Duties and responsibilities:

As a college scout and marketing representative for Harvest, your responsibilities will be to work your local college campus and regional market to promote Harvest record releases. Additionally, you will be submitting local and regional artists, who are unsigned, to the Harvest A+R staff for signing consideration to the Harvest label. This will include:

. distributing physical marketing tools (posters, flyers, advance music samplers, etc.) on campus and regionally
. connecting with venues, clubs, bars and other lifestyle outlets (fashion, sports, book stores, restaurants, etc.) on harvest releases. Also required to create and submit database/contact updates on local contacts.
. creating marketing plans with direction from Harvest marketing staff
. working with local music retail on promotional campaigns
. preparing weekly reports on activities with photos
. submitting music demos and background information on local and regional unsigned bands.
. working on localizing social media and online marketing campaigns with direction from Harvest marketing staff
. assist with artist promotion and events in your region
. organize local listening events as directed by Harvest marketing staff
. submit local market feedback on Harvest releases music distribution activities

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For Universal Music Group (UMG), music is a universal language. A subsidiary of Vivendi, UMG is the world's largest recording company,...