The Company

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.

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.

The Role

BPI is seeking a professional and dynamic Data & Insight Analyst to join its leading Content Protection department. Reporting to the Head of Content Protection, the successful candidate will

primarily be responsible for analysing data and developing meaningful insights on music piracy.

Key responsibilities include:

  • Stay up to date with new piracy trends, technologies and applications, and conduct peer review on studies published by third parties;
  • Consistently monitor pirate trends through web analytics such as SimilarWeb;
  • Analyse data coming from various sources and develop insights to measure the impact of BPI’s anti-piracy measures and inform strategic decisions;
  • Produce professional reports and presentations for internal and external use;
  • Support the Content Protection team as required by the contingent workload.

Required:

  • 3+ years of commercial and/or academic experience in an analytical role with a reporting component;
  • Good understanding of the digital piracy eco-system and evolution of the music landscape;
  • Inquisitive nature and critical thinking;
  • Understanding of data architecture and data modelling;
  • Ability to manage multiple data sets drawing significant relations between them;
  • Ability to covert data into insights and present them in a logical and clear manner;
  • Strong SQL & Excel skills;
  • Familiarity with Tableau;
  • Expert Word & PowerPoint user, able to produce professional-looking reports and presentations;
  • Flexible approach to work and ability to deal with changing and, at times, conflicting priorities;
  • Experience in line managing or mentoring junior staff members;
  • Friendly and collaborative nature, able to exert a positive influence as part of a team.

Desirable:

  • Degree in a relevant subject (Maths, Statistics, Economics, Business, Music or Digital Media with an analytical focus);
  • Python;
  • Knowledge of copyright law;
  • Passion for music.     

 

To Apply

Please submit CV & cover letter to Paola Monaldi by 31st August 2021.