A&R Assistant

JAX District, المملكة العربية السعودية

You will have a knowledge and understanding of music in the MENA region and a general interest in the music business, as well as a keen grasp of what it takes to listen to music critically. 
You will work with the A&R Managers and wider MDLBeast Recordings team to contribute towards an ever growing catalogue of recordings, presenting fresh ideas in doing so to shape the sound of our labels.


  • Working with the A&R Managers liaising with new and existing artists.

  • Scouting talent by targeting new and established artists and suggesting signings.

  • Procuring topline vocals on singles and albums and working with the A&R Managers in doing so.

  • Reviewing demo submissions.

  • Providing technical and critical feedback on music.

  • Liaising with artists / artist managers and labels facilitating collaborations through licensing and other creative processes.

  • Commissioning remixes relevant regionally and internationally. 

  • Organizing writing sessions and writing camps and facilitating collaborations between label artists.

  • You will visit performances, showcases, night clubs, festivals and similar events across the region to discover new talent and maintain existing relationships.

  • Audio editing on Ableton and Logic, or similar audio editing software (DJ mixes, tweaking recordings for radio edits, soundbeds).

  • Identifying and nurturing regional musicians from all backgrounds, increasing the diversity of our label. 

  • Working with Product Managers on delivering files ready for distribution.

  • Upkeep of our catalogue through filing master recordings, stems, instrumentals.

  • Liaising with global licensing partners on non-exclusive licenses for our catalogue.

  • Management and upkeep of the A&R contact database.

  • Any other tasks that are required by the business from time to time. 


  • Understanding of what it takes to work in a fast-paced environment.

  • The ability to critically listen to music and provide an opinion and feedback along the way.

  • An outgoing personality and passion for meeting new people.

  • Outstanding written and verbal communication skills.

  • A keen eye for detail and organization.

  • Proactive attitude with a sharp and positive mentality.

  • Passionate about music.

  • Multitasker.

What We Offer


Flexible working hours & opportunities for remote work


Trainings provided within the relevant field 


Offer an entrepreneurial & autonomous environment 


Complimentary tickets for family & friends to MDLBEAST events