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Music Licensing Manager - Hampshire

Permanent  for PRS for Music in Hampshire

Home working and Field based Hampshire

Basic Salary £35,000 per annum + car + uncapped commission

We are looking for ambitious, highly motivated ‘face to face’ sales professional with a successful track record in driving sales and revenue and also account and territory management.

This is a challenging role and the key purpose is to meet with customers and potential customers in the Hampshire territory, identify their music usage in all market sectors, and maximise licence revenue.

Key responsibilities

Based from home, you will be responsible for prioritising your own daily tasks, planning and organising your week/month of customer visits; maximisation of revenue streams, selling music licenses through proactive management and monitoring of area and accountsSourcing new business, building successful relationships with customers within licensing territory; work to unlicensed premise lists as appropriateEducating, advising customers on the licensing terms and conditions ensuring their understanding; promoting music usage within premises to increase consumption and introduce music, where it is not playedCalculate and issue licences, ideally obtaining full payment at point of agreementMonitor arranged ‘payment agreements’ and revisit where payment agreements are not metUndertake ‘reassessment’, account management and debt collection duties; information regarding previous licensee to be collected for debt actionBuild and maintain successful networking within areas of PPS to ensure good communication mechanism within the business

Experience and Skills

Professional confidence with a proven track record in account managementTenacity with a flexible approach, combined with a high level of personal drive, motivation and enthusiasm to exceed target and succeedExcellent interpersonal, communication skills, with a high degree of problem solving in changing economic situationsMust have the ability to engage, influence external and internal decision makersPossess sound knowledge of the territories, taking full responsibility of managing your ‘business’ and any additional work within your role.Competitive, analytical with good Microsoft Office skills (Excel, Outlook, Word)

Person Profile

Thinks strategically, acts commercially

Recognises the relationship between own work and the objectives of the team and wider PPS/PRS businessSearches out more efficient and effective ways to operate without compromising serviceUnderstands the challenges our business faces and develops a commercial focusEnsures objectives are met within budget and in line with expectationConsiders the best interests of our business at all times

Makes considered decisions

Critically evaluates information to identify potential errors and checks that information is completeSuggests alternative approaches and ideas that will benefit the businessConsiders the perspectives and priorities of others, factoring these into problem solving and decision makingPrioritises work load, recognising the short and long term implications of own actions on the businessTakes responsibility for achieving objectives, highlighting potential problems in a timely wayUses initiative, does not wait to be told or directed

Embraces learning

Takes opportunities to learn from their experiences, applying lessons learnt to current situationsTries out new experiences, seeing them as an opportunity to learnDemonstrates a real desire to develop, challenging themselves to improve


We would prefer candidates to currently reside within the respective territory, therefore please take this into consideration before applying


Candidates should apply by sending their CV and covering letter to

Job added on 26-10-2014