UK record label association the BPI owns and produces the celebrated BRIT Awards, Classic BRIT Awards & the Mercury Prize. It co-owns the Official Charts Company, certifies the iconic BRIT Certified Platinum, Gold & Silver Awards and is also home to the Parental Advisory brand.
The BPI promotes and protects the UK recorded music industry - one of the world’s leading music industries – both domestically and internationally. As a trade association, it provides its range of services to over 400 independent label members and to the three major record companies (Sony Music, Universal Music UK & Warner Music), as well as to the record label and performer members of the collecting rights body PPL. Collectively, all those members account for approximately 99 percent of recorded music consumed legally within the UK each year.
The BPI Content Protection team helps to devise and deliver technical and practical strategies to protect digital and physical music content, including bringing precedent setting legal cases; delivering a world-leading website-blocking programme; removing infringing content from the internet; and disrupting illegal websites & traders.
BPI is seeking a professional and dynamic Data & Insight Analyst to join its leading Content Protection department. The successful candidate will primarily be responsible for analysing data and developing meaningful insights on music piracy.
Key responsibilities include:
- Analyse data from various sources and develop insights to inform strategic decisions and measure the impact of BPI’s Content Protection operations;
- Monitor pirate trends through web analytics such as SimilarWeb;
- Oversee repertoire databases, including ingestion of new albums/tracks and maintenance of existing data;
- Produce reports and presentations, both scheduled and ad-hoc;
- Support the Content Protection team as required.
- Proven experience in data analysis, either from a previous role or higher education;
- A passion for music and the role of data in the industry;
- Understanding of data architecture and data modelling;
- Ability to covert data into actionable insights;
- Excellent numerical, written and verbal communication skills and ability to translate analysis to a range of non-technical stakeholders;
- Expert Excel skills;
- Strong MS Office skills, including Word and PowerPoint;
- Ability to produce professional-looking reports and presentations;
- Flexible approach to work and ability to deal with changing priorities;
- Inquisitive nature, critical thinking and problem-solving skills;
- Friendly and collaborative team player.
- Degree in a relevant subject (Maths, Statistics, Economics; or Business, Music or Digital Media with an analytical focus);
- Experience with any of the following:
- Power BI
- Google BigQuery
- Music Industry experience.
Equal Opportunities & Diversity
The BPI is passionate about encouraging the best possible and most talented people to join its team – regardless of their gender, ethnicity, age, disability, sexual orientation, religion or political belief.
Please submit CV & cover letter to Paola Monaldi by 15th January 2023.