Warp Records – Production Assistant (UK)

Warp is a leading independent record label releasing music from groundbreaking and influential artists including Aphex Twin, Flying Lotus, Danny Brown, Brian Eno, Nightmares on Wax, Squid, Oneohtrix Point Never, Autechre, Stereolab and many more. others through its labels.

We are expanding our production team and are looking for an extremely well-organized individual with unwavering attention to detail who is dedicated to quality in everything they do. This is an exciting opportunity for someone with the right skills and attitude to learn about all aspects of music making and producing.

ROLE SUMMARY

You will assist the production manager in the daily functioning of the production department. Ensure efficient and high quality processes are followed when it comes to the creation and manufacture of physical and digital products, merchandise and promotional materials for all of our brands. You will be responsible for the accuracy of product data, order entry and label copying, and timely processes in accordance with weekly deadlines to enable on-time delivery of high quality products.

MAIN RESPONSIBILITIES
  • Booking and managing the mastering process, including dealing with artists, managers and A&R during file approvals and test pressing.
  • Researching metadata and label copies for physical and digital releases by artists and internal team.
  • Assist the Production Manager in sourcing, design specifications and quote gathering for new products.
  • Creating product sheets and placing purchase orders for physical products, merchandise and promotional materials.
  • Process supplier requests.
  • Invoice processing.
  • Assist with proofreading and prepress checks of artwork.
  • Assist the Production Manager in any other task, as needed.
REQUIRED SKILLS
  • Very organized, methodical and meticulous.
  • Exceptional attention to detail.
  • You are proud that things are complete and correct.
  • Dedicated to quality.
  • Able to build relationships and communicate effectively.
  • Honest and reliable.
  • Mac and PC proficient.
  • Music making experience would be an advantage.
  • Experience and skills in Adobe Creative Suite would be an advantage – but not essential.
Further information

North London office with flexible working.

Salary depends on experience.

Apply: https://smrtr.io/7kGpB

Closing of applications on January 10, 2022

Thank you for applying and don’t be discouraged if you don’t hear from us right away as we take the time to review all applications.

We recognize the importance of diversity within our teams and are fully committed to welcoming all types of talent. Additionally, we are happy to discuss any reasonable adjustments to the application process that may be required. If there is anything you would like to tell us, please contact Jo Holder of Warp at the time of your application.

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