Head of Youtube

Our client offers distribution technology and services for the independent music industry. They have an extensive and growing international network of clients and partners in more than 50 countries. The HQ is based in Amsterdam, with offices all around the globe. They operate in the heart of the music industry; connecting distributors and record labels with digital service providers like Spotify, Apple Music, Amazon, Youtube and many more. Their products & services provide a complete ecosystem for the digital distribution cycle.


Your responsibilities as Head of YouTube include:

  • Responsible for management of the client’s YouTube channels and content on YouTube as well as other UGC services
  • Manage, lead and grow the Youtube & UGS services team
  • Overseeing team members goals and objectives setting, regular 1-2-1's and performance reviews
  • Creating and implementing content and channel strategies
  • Management of content issues on the YouTube CMS and creating optimal workflows
  • Maximising views, subscribers and advertisement income
  • Advising clients on how YouTube can be used to grow their business and creating best practices/guidelines for internal and external use
  • Maintaining relationship with YouTube and any partners they deal with, surrounding YouTube
  • Actively work with the relevant teams at YouTube to resolve any issues
  • Attending the required seminars, workshops or other events organised by YouTube
  • Staying up to date on all relevant developments around the YouTube platform and its content management system
  • Growing your own -and the companies- knowledge of other UGC services
  • Help maximising revenue across all UGC services
  • Maintaining the Facebook rights manager and making sure there are workflows that support any updates created by Facebook
  • Establishing and growing solid working relationship with the relevant teams at Facebook as well as TikTok and other UGC services.


We are looking for an enthusiastic candidate with the following qualifications:

  • At least 5 years experience working with YouTube’s CMS
  • Prior experience at a music company is preferred, but not mandatory
  • Knowledge of team management required
  • A passion for music and technology
  • Excellent networking and communication skills
  • Strong analytical skills
  • High degree of self-motivation and autonomy
  • Fluent in English (both written and spoken).

The Offer

  • You will be part of a growing company with strong ambitions
  • You will operate in an international business environment, with colleagues and clients around the world with diverse backgrounds in music and tech
  • This role is part of a growing and international team, split between the head office in Amsterdam, satellite offices in New York, London, Paris and Milan
  • A good salary
  • 25 Holidays
  • Holiday allowance
  • Pension scheme
  • Daily luxury office lunch
  • Unlimited fruit, snacks, bars
  • Remote onboarding / Work From Home (WFH) during Covid
  • Work at the heart of the music (distribution) industry
  • An inclusive, collaborative and friendly environment, that encourages new ideas and challenges
  • Develop yourself in an international environment both on a personal and professional level.
Interested in this challenging job opportunity? We would love to hear from you!


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