Position: A&R Manager | Pop

Location: Los Angeles, CA 

About Blooming Music Publishing:

Blooming Music Publishing represents the latest chapter in the visionary legacy of Lee Soo Man, also known as Mr. Lee, aka the Godfather of K-Pop. Expanding beyond the genre of K-Pop, Blooming Music Publishing is committed to being a supplier of hit records for all genres of music, to all continents in the world, and will be home to the next generation of superstar songwriters, producers, and composers. 


Job Description:

As an A&R you will be responsible for identifying, signing, and developing talented songwriters and composers within the pop music genre.

You will play a crucial role in expanding our catalog and fostering creative collaborations between our roster of talent and artists, labels, and other industry partners. This role requires a deep understanding of pop music trends, strong networking skills, and a passion for discovering and nurturing songwriting talent.


What We’re Looking For: 

A self-starter with a strong work ethic

A passion for working with songwriters, and producers 

The skillset to know the difference between bad, good, and great songwriting

An ability to harness the power of social media to identify new stars and hits

Excellent communication skills 

The ability to accept criticism 

Tech-savvy individuals with the ability to organize data, interpret data, and work within cloud-based team systems 

An understanding of the importance of sync, and an ability to develop strong relationships with the sync community to promote our writers and catalog

Key Responsibilities:

Identify and evaluate emerging pop songwriters and composers with commercial potential

Build and maintain relationships with songwriters, producers, music supervisors, and other industry professionals 

Provide creative input and guidance to songwriters and composers throughout the songwriting process

Develop relationships with the sync community to pitch songs for placement opportunities in film, TV, advertising, and other media

Stay up-to-date with industry trends and developments in the pop music landscape



Proven experience in A&R within the pop music genre, preferably in a music publishing context (preferred but not required)

Strong industry network and relationships with songwriters, producers, and industry professionals (preferred but not required)

Excellent communication and negotiation skills

Passion for pop music and a keen ear for identifying hit potential in songs

Ability to work in a fast-paced and dynamic environment


Compensation: $65,000 – $68,000 / year + bonus incentives & health benefits 


How to Apply:

If you are passionate about pop music and have the skills and experience to excel in this role, we would love to hear from you! Please send your resume and a cover letter outlining your relevant experience and why you are the perfect fit for this position to hiring@bloomingmusicpub.com 


Application Deadline: 4/1/2024

Blooming Music Publishing is an equal opportunity employer and values diversity in the workplace. We encourage applications from all qualified individuals regardless of race, ethnicity, religion, gender, sexual orientation, age, disability, or other factors.

Join us in shaping the future of pop music publishing!