Senior Podcast Producer / Partner Manager Nordics – Stockholm

We are looking for a passionate, experienced and professional Senior Producer/Partner Manager with leadership skills to help us on our mission to grow a sustainable podcast business. Our Senior Podcast Producer/Partner Manager is involved in the development of the Nordic podcast strategy and is the experienced leader of a team of producers/partner managers in the Nordic region. You are the primary point of contact for our audio content partners and are managing the production process for Spotify original audio shows.

What You’ll Do


  • Yearly planning including goals and metrics for content and partner strategy

Content Creation and Intake

  • You are the primary point of relation with production companies and talent – overseeing and evaluating the briefing and pitching process

  • Point of contact during the development of new original podcasts – from concept to completion; overseeing all elements of production with freelance or third-party producers

  • Responsible for internal relationship necessary to complete goals and metrics

  • Identify and explore new themes, show concepts, mentor producers, and give effective and actionable creative notes and final approval to producers and stakeholders

  • You work with producers on the detailed day-to-day work (such as booking guests, scripts, rundowns, etc), overseeing on-air talent to make sure each show is successfully completed

  • Ensure that all shows are produced and distributed on time and on budget

  • You review content for quality, compliance and conflicts, maintaining our commitment to first in class execution

Partner Management

  • You’ll be the point person for all post-contractual, day-to-day communications with audio content partners

  • Oversee content ingestion & takedown, placement & promotion, data & insights

  • Onboard partners with Spotify systems (i.e. contracts, payments etc.)

  • Ongoing admin around partnerships business details

  • Ensure that project deadlines and budgets are met, communicating and seeking approval of any changes to these

  • Proactively work with partners on audio show selection for Spotify

  • Keep the team and partners up to date with relevant information regarding each project

  • Contribute to strategy for new content partner acquisitions

  • Feeding back all suggestions for improvement and market research to senior staff from outside partners

  • You’ll collaborate with teams across Spotify including licensing, tech ops, programming, marketing, analytics and more to make our shows sing!

Who you are

  • A passionate pundit of music, podcasts, TV, film and pop culture

  • You have solid understanding of creative development and digital technologies

  • 7-10 years work experience in partner/account management or partner facing experience in entertainment, traditional or digital media

  • You have the ability to influence and communicate cross-functionally as well as communicate and collaborate with all types of personalities

  • Organized, with strong attention to detail and time management skills

  • You have deep understanding of how to develop and manage budgets, invoicing, vendor setup and expense reporting

  • You are a team player who can also perform solo when separated by distance and time-zones

  • Willing and able (passport) to travel frequently regionally and internationally

  • A bachelor’s degree or equivalent education

    We are proud to foster a workplace free from discrimination. We strongly believe that diversity of experience, perspectives, and background will lead to a better environment for our employees and a better product for our users and our creators. This is something we value deeply and we encourage everyone to come be a part of changing the way the world listens to music.

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