Rights Management Internship - Spring 2018

US-NY-New York
2 months ago(11/14/2017 1:28 PM)
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The Orchard is a pioneering music, film and video distribution company operating in more than 30 global markets. With a holistic approach to sales and marketing combined with industry-leading technology and operations, The Orchard amplifies reach and revenue across hundreds of digital, physical and mobile outlets around the world. The Orchard streamlines content owners' business complexity with an intuitive client dashboard, comprehensive rights management and tailored client support. Founded in 1997, The Orchard empowers businesses and creators in the entertainment industry. For further information, please visit www.theorchard.com.


The Video Services department is responsible for scaling our digital audio & video business; executing on a value proposition that drives client satisfaction, engagement, and revenue! As an intern, you’re eager to learn about the rapidly evolving world of YouTube and rights management, and would love to become familiar with YouTube’s Content Management System. You have a keen interest in learning more about large data sets and working in Excel. 


 As an intern you will learn how The Orchard:

  • Uses internal tools to review content maintained in YouTube’s CMS (e.g. sound recordings, music videos) to ensure proper management of The Orchard’s digital assets on YouTube
  • Resolves rights-related issues on YouTube, such as user disputes/appeals, 3rd party claims, and ownership conflicts, and communicates directly via email with YouTube users and Orchard employees
  • Researches, analyzes, and resolves master rights conflicts at performance rights collections societies


  • MUST be a college student enrolled in a class and receiving credit specifically for this internship. This is an unpaid internship. Interns will need to provide documentation verifying enrollment.
  • Consistently punctual and able to adhere to a set schedule
  • Comfort in a fast-paced, team-oriented environment
  • Outstanding written and verbal communication skills
  • Basic knowledge of Excel and Google Sheets preferred


The Orchard is committed to providing equal employment opportunity for all persons regardless of age, disability, national origin, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, pregnancy, veteran or military status, genetic information or any other status protected by applicable federal, state, or local law.


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