!K7 represents a varied roster of artists, those signed to the label and those who release music elsewhere. Drawing on 30 years of music industry experience and knowledge of the global music market, !K7 offers credible and informed guidance to artists. Current clients are TrickyMykki BlancoLafawndahNiklas Paschburg, Hania Rani, Lotic, Bad Breeding, DJ Tennis, Nathan Micay, The Juan Maclean, FaltyDL and Marquis Hawkes.

 

!K7 represents the catalog of wide variety of independent labels and artists for sync licensing internationally. Areas of specialty include electronic music, world music, vintage disco and funk, neo-classical/ambient and much more.
1-stop and easy clear catalog available.

For all synch licensing inquiries, please contact synch@k7.com. Most songs clearable within 48 hours.

Previous Sync Reels on Vimeo:
!K7 Music Sync Reel 2018

!K7 also offers clearance services for compilations on your behalf. Please send any compilation clearance inquiries to licensing@k7.com.

 

!K7 Berlin

Sales & Marketing Manager

!K7 Music is expanding the sales and marketing division and is looking for an experienced professional to direct, implement and manage robust international release campaigns across multiple artist and label projects for both our in-house and partner labels.

UK and non-Berlin based applicants that may be interested in relocating to Berlin for the role are very welcome to apply.

Candidates will need to be very familiar with the digital and physical retail sales and marketing landscape and all the components and drivers of successful global sales and marketing campaigns, including retail visibility, the social, digital and streaming landscape, online and print media, radio and TV, all forms of advertising, and performance metrics.

You will work closely with the international sales and marketing team, Label Managers and the digital department across Germany, US and UK to deliver successful campaigns across a range of projects in line with company targets.

NECESSARY SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE

  • At least 3 years music industry experience relevant to the role
  • Deep knowledge and understanding of the digital, streaming and physical retail and marketing landscape globally
  • Proven track record delivering a range of successful global release campaigns
  • Well developed business relationships with key gatekeepers across the digital and streaming environment
  • Strong analytical mind, the ability to work with numbers and data and translate this into strategy to improve results
  • Recognition of the drivers to deliver successful global sales campaigns for artists and labels
  • Experience in devising and implementing budgets for release campaigns
  • Strong organizational & management skills
  • A genuine passion for music across multiple genres coming from the independent sector and the industry that drives it

RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE

  • Collaborating with internal team members in marketing, label management, sales and digital, as well as with artist managers and external team members such as press agents and distribution partners
  • Strategy development and project management of priority in house releases in partnership with label managers
  • Overseeing of strategy, initiatives, and development for label, artist, and management clients – both in-house and for priority Label Services releases
  • Creative approaches to campaigns for both new releases and catalogue
  • Understanding and analysis of performance metrics across all sales results and marketing techniques globally
  • You will be required to analyse data to continually monitor ROI and the impact of initiatives by utilising our internal tools and technology to track and analyse data points, creating metrics and informative data around content performance.
  • Maintaining budgets for release campaigns and more broadly across the company
  • Organising the annual Label Conference in Berlin

COMPANY

Founded in Berlin in 1985 by Horst Weidenmuller, !K7 is a multi-faceted music services and label group with offices in Berlin, London and New York, and partners across the globe. The !K7 label group includes in-house labels !K7 and it’s flagship DJ-Kicks series, the award-winning Strut Records, the forward thinking electronic AUS label and the neo-classical leaning 7K! label.  In addition there is a growing roster of like-minded independent label and artist partners which benefit from !K7’s firmly established label services, marketing and distribution network as well as a successful artist management division.

HOW TO APPLY

Please apply with your CV and cover letter to jobs@k7.com by Tuesday 2nd May

 

 

Internships

UI/UX Designer Intern

!K7 Music is looking for an intern to join us at our offices for an paid internship

We are currently looking for a UI/UX Design intern to help turning our software into easy-to-use products for our clients. To be successful in this role, you should have experience with design software and mockup tools. You will be implementing these designs — using modern, responsive web styling tools and frameworks — with the help and guidance of the development team.

If you have a portfolio of professional or academic design projects that includes work with web/mobile applications, we’d like to meet you.

We require:

  • Self-motivation and organisational skills
  • Ability to work autonomously, as well as in a team
  • Good English skills
  • Strong interest in music and the music industry

We offer:

  • Deep insight to the fast paced digital music business
  • Knowledge on the role of physical formats (CD/Vinyl) in the modern market
  • Working with a wide range of musical genres & labels
  • Collaborating as part of an international team
  • Freedom to work on new structures and to shape your work environment
  • Great coffee! ☕

UI/UX Designer responsibilities include:

  • Gathering and evaluating user requirements
  • Collaboration with product managers and engineers to develop features
  • Identify and troubleshoot UX problems (e.g. responsiveness)
  • Conduct layout adjustments based on user feedback
  • Illustrating design ideas using storyboards, process flows, and sitemaps
  • Designing graphical user interface elements like menus, tabs, and icons
  • Simplify the presentation of large datasets, increasing intelligibility
  • Creating responsive layouts that perform across a range of devices
  • Implementing designs in: CSS-grid, Flexbox, Bootstrap, etc.

Start date: now. Duration: 3-6 months. Please send a mail with all necessary documents to jobs@k7.com

!K7 New York

Internship Digital Distribution

The internship includes tasks in the following areas:

  • support in all aspects of the digital distribution chain, from setup, promotion & marketing to reporting
  • supporting the Label Services department, b2b communication between labels, label managers and digital outlets
  • content management
  • help set up & monitor global marketing campaigns
  • creation / management of artist profiles and product Information
  • playlist creation / management

Required:

  • knowledge of digital music platforms
  • experience with MS Office and Google docs
  • good communication skills
  • attention to detail
  • basic Photoshop skills are a plus

Duration: 6 months, full time, as part of your studies preferred (3 months if not studying). Please send a mail with all necessary documents to jobs@k7.com  

DEMO POLICY

Hello, if you have music which you think might fit !K7, please contact us via the form. Also please tell us something about yourself, how we can contact you and why you think your music is special. Please acknowlegde that we can’t reply to everyone. We will get it touch if we think we should work together. Thank you! !K7

!K7 Records GmbH

Berlin head office:
Gerichtstr. 35
13347 Berlin
Germany
p: +49 (0) 30 469 05 05 – 0
f: +49 (0) 30 469 05 05 – 19

!K7 New York:
55 Washington Street
Suite 734
Brooklyn, NY 11201
USA

!K7 London:
217, Chester House
Kennington Park
1-3 Brixton Road
SW9 6DE, London
UK