London - Central




Music Editor [Spanish-speaking]

Interviewing this week! 


Great opportunity to work onsite at a Fortune 50 Digital Media company with Vaco.

We're now searching for a talented Music Editor to create great Playlists for music listeners in Spain.

You'll need prior experience in music programming - plus fluent Spanish.


The successful candidate will:

  • Pitch, create, and optimize editorial features across a wide range of genres in tune with user interests.

  • Contribute to the improvement of back catalog selection and metadata quality

  • Identify and drive co-promotion or cross-promotion opportunities with internal and external partners

  • Conduct metrics-based analysis of playlist performance and provide recommendations for enhancing their effectiveness

  • Support partner and technical teams to troubleshoot user-facing issues

  • Work with Engineering to ensure all titles in programming plans are ordered and ingested

  • Participate in regular meetings with content partners, in order to identify editorial opportunities

  • Contribute to client's global editorial team and its efforts to drive site improvements and innovative features on behalf of users worldwide.

Daily Responsibilities:

  • Create, commission, and QA playlists

  • Maintain Online Store Music’s editorial calendar for a Spanish audience

  • Data entry for monitoring performance of playlists and campaigns.

Please note:
The position is based at our client's fabulous London offices; however, you will be on the payroll of Vaco San Francisco [ ].


Key Skills, Abilties, & Experience:

  • As a Music Editor, you are a self-starter who will ramp up quickly to contribute to our client's Music editorial team
  • You have experience working as a playlist curator, music journalist or critic, or editor for a digital music service
  • You are well-versed in the music - from mainstream to niche genres - and popular culture most relevant in Spain
  • You are a music expert, but are also able to understand and program to the interests of an average music listener in Spain
  • Additionally, you bring strong analytical abilities and impeccable oral and written communication skills
  • You possess a high degree of comfort and flexibility when working cross-functionally with product, design, marketing, engineering, and other teams to develop an innovative user experience
  • You enjoy working both independently and collaboratively to develop new ideas and scalable processes. You bring a proven ability to prioritize, meet critical deadlines, and take on challenging tasks with enthusiasm and a problem-solving mindset.

Minimum Requirements:

  • Educated to degree level BA/BSc

  • 1-2 years in an editorial / merchandising role for a mobile or online digital content business

  • Ability to speak and write in Spanish and English fluently and idiomatically.

Please click the 'apply' button to send your CV and a cover letter via grapevinejobs.