Video Content Manager

Video Content Manager

Summary

Founded in January 2011, Fame House is an award-winning digital strategy agency with offices in Philadelphia, New York and Los Angeles that’s built to uniquely serve the needs of the modern music industry. Fame House’s early foresight into crafting services around the new opportunities of connecting artists and fans online led them to help establish a new key role within the music ecosystem serving artists alongside labels, management companies, event companies and agents.

The Video Content Manager leads all video work for Fame House, including conception, shooting, production, and editing of video assets for to support our client’s campaigns.

Job Functions

  • Work with account teams to conceptualize, pitch, create, and deliver video assets to support client objectives.
  • Manipulate and edit film pieces in a way that is invisible to the audience.
  • Trim footage segments and put together the sequence of the video.
  • Input music, dialogues, graphics and effects.
  • Create rough and final cuts.
  • Ensure logical sequencing and smooth running.
  • Continuously discover and implement new editing technologies and industry’s best practices to maximize efficiency.

Job Requirements

Skills/Abilities:

  • Proven work experience as a video editor
  • Solid experience with digital technology and editing software packages (e.g. Avid Media Composer, Lightworks, Premiere, After Effects and Final Cut)
  • Demonstrable video editing ability with a strong portfolio
  • Thorough knowledge of timing, motivation and continuity
  • Familiarity with special effects, 3D and compositing
  • Creative mind and storytelling skills
  • Ability to manage multiple projects concurrently
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills.
  • Detail-oriented, self-directed, and able to set priorities.
  • Ability to receive and execute creative direction
  • Thrives in a fast paced work environment
  • Works well within a small team
  • Must have a passion for the web, music and entertainment industries.

Experience:

  • 3+ years working in video editing, preferably in an agency setting.

Education:

  • Bachelor’s degree in film studies, cinematography or related field.

Universal Music Group is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Disclaimer:

This job description only provides an overview of job responsibilities that are subject to change.

APPLY HERE: https://jobs.jobvite.com/universalmusicgroup/job/oHXn6fwR

Merchandise Production Coordinator

Merchandise Production Coordinator

Summary

Fame House, a Universal Music Group company, seeks a Merchandise Production Coordinator for our D2C department to assist with all aspects of physical merchandise production. You will have the opportunity to work with some of the most successful artists and entertainment companies in the world, and to work with emerging digital music and entertainment technologies.

This position would provide various administrative services to keep the Merchandise Production department organized and apprised of the status of a multitude of projects. This would entail daily contact with other departments within the company, as well as vendors and entities outside of the company.

Job Functions

  • Assist the Production Manager with any and all assignments related to merchandise production
  • Manage Production Log and ensure all timelines are met
  • Research unique products and potential vendor partnerships that best suit our clientele
  • Negotiate with production vendors to compile quotes
  • Work with the design team to ensure designs meet production requirements
  • Submit and monitor orders with vendors until completion
  • Compile and send payment authorization forms to clients
  • Assist with PO creation and billing
  • Continually update and maintain department project schedule & status tracker
  • Sit in on calls with clients and account managers
  • Assess and adjust priorities based on needs of the business
  • Assist with troubleshooting requests that come from Customers & Key Stakeholders
  • Ensure data accuracy against production deadlines
  • Other duties assigned by the Production Manager and Sr. Ecommerce Manager

Job Requirements

Skills + Abilities:

  • Extremely detail oriented and organized
  • Project Management
  • Proficient in Excel & Microsoft Office
  • Self-starter who can complete tasks with minimal supervision
  • Very strong communication skills
  • Works well with a team
  • Good with tight timelines and strict deadlines
  • Easily adjusts to shifting priorities
  • Photoshop experience is a plus
  • Trustworthy with sensitive information

Experience:

  • 2+ years experience working in a professional environment
  • 1+ years experience in merchandising, product development, ecommerce, supply chain, fashion buying, music business, or related field

Education:

  • Bachelor’s Degree – preferably in business, merchandising, fashion, or a related field

Universal Music Group is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Disclaimer:

This job description only provides an overview of job responsibilities that are subject to change.

APPLY HERE: https://jobs.jobvite.com/universalmusicgroup/job/ozWh6fwC

Job Listing: Paid Media Assistant (Part Time)

Job Listing: Paid Media Assistant (Part Time)

Summary

Fame House, a Universal Music Group company, is looking for a part time Paid Media Assistant to join our team in Philadelphia, PA. The Paid Media Assistant will support our Paid Media and Account Teams by helping to manage and execute our clients’ digital advertising campaigns, primarily on Facebook and other social advertising platforms. You will have the opportunity to work with some of the most successful artists and entertainment companies in the world. Must be able to work 20-25 hours/week.

Job Functions:

  • Assist campaign set-up, including uploading creative and building out ad units and campaigns.
  • Monitor campaign budget pacing and optimize spends against campaign KPIs.
  • Help to compile reports on campaign and overall digital performance.
  • Assist with developing media plans and campaign strategy for our clients.
  • Assist with administrative tasks for paid media clients.
  • Conduct market research specific to client or project needs.

Job Requirements

Skills + Abilities:

  • Strong analytical skills.
  • High level of attention to detail.
  • Strong knowledge of digital media platforms and trends, particularly Facebook and Instagram Ads, Twitter Ads, and AdWords.
  • Strong critical thinking skills and an ability to make informed decisions based on data.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office and Mac OS, particularly Microsoft Excel.
  • Drive and confidence to learn and take on new challenges.
  • Self-starter attitude capable of owning tasks and seeing them through to completion.
  • Strong passion for marketing and the music industry.

Experience:

  • 1-2 years interning in a digital media position.
  • Experience managing paid media campaigns through Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, and AdWords.

Education:

  • High School Diploma; some college required.
  • Coursework in marketing, advertising, or a related field preferred.

 

Universal Music Group is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

This is a Part-Time Role.

Interested candidates must apply by sending your resume and a brief cover letter to us at contact@famehouse.net.

Disclaimer: This job description only provides an overview of job responsibilities that are subject to change.

Job Listing: Digital Marketing Assistant (Part Time)

Job Listing: Digital Marketing Assistant (Part Time)

Summary

Fame House, a Universal Music Group company, is looking for part time Digital Marketing Assistants to join our team in Philadelphia, PA. As a Digital Marketing Assistant, you will have the opportunity to work with some of the most successful artists and entertainment companies in the world, and to work with emerging digital music and entertainment technologies. You will support our Account Teams by assisting in the management of our clients’ digital properties and execution of digital marketing campaigns on behalf of our clients.

Job Functions:

  • Write and execute content calendars for client social channels.
  • Execute community management across client social channels.
  • Curate and design visual assets for content calendars, as needed.
  • Execute tour marketing across digital channels.
  • Audit and optimize clients’ digital channels on an on-going basis.
  • Help to compile reports on campaign and overall digital performance.
  • Assist with administrative tasks for accounts.
  • Conduct market research specific to client or project needs.
  • Contribute ideas to marketing plans for upcoming client milestones such as music releases, product launches, video premieres, tour announcements, public appearances, etc.
  • Keep abreast of evolving music industry and digital marketing technologies.

Job Requirements

Skills + Abilities:

  • Strong verbal and written abilities.
  • Strong knowledge of social media, emerging platforms, and associated marketing tools, particularly within the music industry.
  • Drive and confidence to learn and take on new challenges.
  • Self-starter attitude capable of owning tasks and seeing them through to completion.
  • Strong passion for marketing and the music industry.
  • Strong critical thinking skills and an ability to make informed decisions based on data.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office and Mac OS.
  • Familiarity with WordPress, email marketing/CRM tools (e.g. ExactTarget, Mailchimp, Fanbridge), social and analytical tools (e.g. Simply Measured, Next Big Sound, Google Analytics).

Experience:

  • 1-2 years interning in a digital marketing position, preferably within the music industry.
  • Experience managing business/brand profiles on social networks, such as Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, Snapchat, Tumblr, etc. is a major plus.
  • Basic HTML, Photoshop, and Basecamp experience is a plus.

Education:

  • High School Diploma; some college required.
  • Coursework in marketing, music business, or a related field preferred.

 

Universal Music Group is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

This is a Part-Time Role.

Interested candidates must send their resume and a brief cover letter to contact@famehouse.net.

Disclaimer: This job description only provides an overview of job responsibilities that are subject to change.

White Paper: The Fame House Stack

White Paper: The Fame House Stack

Today, we’ve released our latest white paper: The Fame House Stack. In it, we share some of the lesser known pieces of our music marketing and e-commerce stack in an effort to share our technology tools beyond our walls, and to open a dialogue with other marketers and artists about the tools they are using within the new music business.

The Fame House Stack details our go-to e-commerce, marketing, and web development tools, as well as our methodology for finding the right solution for each unique client and campaign. You’ll also find an in-depth case study on how we leveraged our stack to create a comprehensive marketing and e-commerce campaign in support of DJ Shadow’s recent acclaimed album, The Mountain Will Fall.

Follow our Product Hunt collection to see our full stack.

Download the white paper for free by signing up for the Fame House newsletter:

The Fame House Stack:  Marketing & E-Commerce Technology for the New Music Industry (Download on Hive.co)

 

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2 Fame House Campaigns Selected for Music Ally’s Best Music Marketing Campaigns

2 Fame House Campaigns Selected for Music Ally’s Best Music Marketing Campaigns

Two Fame House projects were selected by Music Ally for their annual year-end issue, “The Year’s Best Music Marketing Campaigns.”

Our Make America Rave Again campaign, with Disco Donnie Presents, and award-winning JeffBuckleyCollection.com, with Sony and the Jeff Buckley Estate, were among 40 campaigns featured from across the industry’s best:

 Subscribe to Music Ally to see the full list.

 

JeffBuckleyCollection.com Recognized by the W3 Awards, MarCom Awards, and Music Ally

JeffBuckleyCollection.com Recognized by the W3 Awards, MarCom Awards, and Music Ally

From Bob Dylan to Sly and The Family Stone, Jeff Buckley amassed an eclectic record collection through the years. Fame House partnered with the Jeff Buckley Estate and Sony to bring his record collection to life through an interactive website.

The project’s launch was covered by Fast Company, BillboardRolling Stone, Mashable, Entertainment Weekly, Noisey, The AV Club, and more. The project was named a Silver Winner in the 2016 W3 Awards in 2 categories, as well as receiving an Honorable Mention for General Best Website at the MarCom Awards. It was also selected as one of 2016’s Best Music Marketing Campaigns by Music Ally.

Experience the collection at jeffbuckleycollection.com.

Explore The Sound of The Get Down

Explore The Sound of The Get Down

Fame House worked with RCA Records to help bring to life the soundtrack to Netflix’s acclaimed new series, The Get Down.

Leveraging Spotify’s API, TheGetDownSoundtrack.com takes you into the world of the show, set in the South Bronx in the 1970s. The interactive site allows visitors to stream the show’s soundtrack as well as playlists from each episode through a digital boom box:

The Get Down

Get the full experience, including video content from the show, at thegetdownsoundtrack.com.

 

 

Fame House Acquired by Universal Music Group

Fame House Acquired by Universal Music Group

Fame House to Accelerate Company’s Social Media, Branding, Live Events and Consumer Initiatives for Artists and Labels

SANTA MONICA, May 27, 2016 – Universal Music Group (UMG), the world leader in music-based entertainment, today announced the acquisition of Fame House, an award-winning, innovative digital marketing agency whose clients include artists, brands and festivals including Eminem, Pearl Jam, Mitchell & Ness and Tiësto.

Fame House will remain based in Philadelphia and continue to provide and expand on their world-class services as an agency for Universal Music as well as third-party clients. Mike Fiebach, CEO and founder, and Eric Hahn, Chief Strategy and Marketing Officer, will continue to lead the agency. Fiebach and Hahn will report to Boyd Muir, Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, and Michele Anthony, Executive Vice President of UMG.

The acquisition of Fame House will advance UMG’s strategy to create unique commercial opportunities for its artists and labels through social media, consumer engagement, direct-to-consumer and direct-to-fan initiatives, as well as activations for brands, sponsors and live events.

“At Universal Music, we have created artist and label services that are unrivaled in our industry, ” Anthony said. “Fame House will provide digital marketing services and social media expertise for our artists and labels to build fan engagement and reach new audiences through compelling direct-to-consumer and merchandising experiences, as well as create activation opportunities for brands and sponsors and for our live events.”

Muir added, “UMG’s acquisition of Fame House is further evidence of our evolution into a multifaceted entertainment company that can provide a broad range of services for artists beyond recorded music, publishing and merchandising. I’m looking forward to working with Mike, Eric and the entire Fame House team on unlocking new creative and commercial opportunities for our artists and labels.”

“We are eager and excited to continue to build Fame House as a part of Universal Music Group,” Fiebach said. “We believe that we can build a game-changing business with UMG. I am thankful to Boyd, Michele, Mike Tunnicliffe, Peter Sinclair and the rest of the UMG management team for recognizing the potential of Fame House and for giving us this incredible opportunity. With the resources and support of the world’s leading music company, the sky is now the limit.”

Added Hahn, “As someone who has only wanted to build a career in the music industry, the opportunity to work in the UMG family is an absolute dream come true. We believe that the UMG leadership is at the forefront of innovating positive evolution in the industry and for them to recognize a company that we built as a key ingredient in their strategy is something we are very proud and appreciative to be a part of.”

Founded in January 2011 by Fiebach, Fame House is a digital strategy agency with offices in Philadelphia, New York and Los Angeles that’s built to uniquely serve the needs of the modern music industry. Fame House’s early foresight into crafting services around the new opportunities of connecting artists and fans online led them to help establish a new key role within the music ecosystem serving artists alongside labels, management companies, event companies and agents.

About Universal Music Group:
Universal Music Group (UMG) is the world leader in music-based entertainment, with a broad array of businesses engaged in recorded music, music publishing, merchandising and audiovisual content in more than 60 countries. Featuring the most comprehensive catalog of recordings and songs across every musical genre, UMG identifies and develops artists and produces and distributes the most critically acclaimed and commercially successful music in the world. Committed to artistry, innovation and entrepreneurship, UMG fosters the development of services, platforms and business models in order to broaden artistic and commercial opportunities for our artists and create new experiences for fans. Universal Music Group is a Vivendi company. Find out more at: http://www.universalmusic.com