Entertainment One

  • Manager, Royalties, Acquired Catalogs

    Job Locations US-NY-Port Washington
    Posted Date 2 weeks ago(2 weeks ago)
    # of Openings
    Permanent Full-Time
  • About Entertainment One

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    Entertainment One Ltd. (LSE:ETO) is a global independent studio that specialises in the development, acquisition, production, financing, distribution and sales of entertainment content. The Company’s diversified expertise spans across film, television and music production and sales; family programming, merchandising and licensing; digital content; and live entertainment. Through its global reach and expansive scale, powered by deep local market knowledge, the Company delivers the best content to the world.

    Entertainment One’s robust network includes MAKEREADY with Brad Weston; content creation venture Amblin Partners with Steven Spielberg, DreamWorks Studios, Participant Media, and Reliance Entertainment; unscripted television production companies Whizz Kid Entertainment and Renegade 83; live entertainment leaders Round Room Entertainment; world-class music labels Dualtone Music Group and Last Gang; and award-winning emerging content and technology studio Secret Location.


    The Company's rights library, valued at US$1.7 billion (as at 31 March 2017), is exploited across all media formats and includes more than 80,000 hours of film and television content and approximately 40,000 music tracks.



    Position Summary

    Title: Manager Royalties - Acquired Catalogs

    Reports to: Senior Director Royalties – Acquired Catalogs

    Department: Royalties


    The Royalty Manager Acquired Catalogs handles the artist and mechanical royalty processes of the eOne acquired catalogs: currently Death Row Records, Last Gang, eOne Music Canada and eOne Music UK. Daily tasks would include, but not limited to, collection of album data, song research, and contract review in relation to royalties, data input, statement generation, and payment distribution. Additionally, the individual will assist in other department processes and work regularly with all other members both in and outside the royalty department as needed including audits and special projects.



    • All necessary tasks relating to acquired catalogs/companies, currently Death Row, Last Gang, eOne Music Canada and eOne Music UK labels.
    • Input of data and maintenance of the appropriate royalty systems.
    • Ingestion of Foreign and Third Party licenses into royalty system.
    • Ensure that contracts, label copies, and all necessary album data are provided to department.
    • Review contracts and interpret clauses related to royalties for input into royalty systems.
    • Generate, review and issue artist and mechanical statements/payments.
    • Prepare various supporting schedules.
    • Request Mechanical licenses.
    • Deal directly with publishers, artist, and the artist management.
    • Issue statements to CMRRA.
    • Interact with various departments.
    • Ensure all department logs and reports are maintained.
    • Gathering and analyzing data for audit and other research projects.
    • Handles day to day inquires.
    • Special projects as needed.

    Key Competencies

    • At least four years in a similar capacity
    • Excellent organization and communication skills
    • Excellent computer literacy, knowledge of Word and Excel
    • Strong figure aptitude
    • Knowledge of Music Industry a must
    • Adaptable, flexible, able to multi-task
    • Ability to analyze, compile, and organize data
    • Meet deadlines, manage projects,
    • Logical thinker, work independently and collaborate with manager and other departments

    What you’ll be a part of:

    ·       Taking care: competitive health and dental coverage

    ·       Investing in your future: employee stock option purchase plan, and local defined contribution pension plans

    ·       Break time: free snacks, winter holiday office closures, reduced hours in summer

    ·       Party time: office bar carts, after work drinks, holiday and summer parties, and sometimes just because

    ·       Be inspired: regular film screenings, concerts, and opportunity to get involved in industry events

    ·       The office: modern facilities, in house screening rooms, more snacks, and swag

    ·       Build a better world: transcend entertainment to our corporate social responsibility activities. Plan a social event. Promote healthy lifestyles. Go green. Give back.

    ·       Grow: develop your career and shape your future



    We thank everyone for their interest but only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.


    Entertainment One is an equal opportunity employer that is committed to providing accommodations for persons with disabilities, and supporting diversity and inclusion within our work environment.  If you are contacted for a job opportunity, please advise us of any accommodation needed to ensure you have access to a fair and equitable process.