Licensing Associate (Inside Sales)

ASCAP team


The ASCAP General Licensing team is seeking motivated and enthusiastic candidates who have outstanding written and verbal communication skills. Ideal candidates will hold a passion for the industry, appreciation for music creators and copyright holders, and be driven to assist music users by selling the ASCAP performing rights license.
Position Responsibilities
  • Generate new business through the sale of performing rights licenses to music users
  • Research and pursue new business prospects
Prospects/Clientele Can Include:
  • Dance schools
  • Bars
  • Retail Establishments
  • Nightclubs
  • Airlines
  • Taverns
  • Hotels
  • Adult Entertainment Venues
  • Entertainment Parks


  • Highly Motivated
  • Sales experience preferred
  • Avid music lover
  • Inside sales (cold calls) experience preferred
  • Excellent organizational skills
  • Ability to interact with a wide variety of clientele
  • Computer proficiency required

Benefits & Perks

Besides providing a unique and dynamic work environment, there are a few other reasons you should consider ASCAP in your career planning. We also offer generous benefit options that are comprehensive and provide the flexibility that most employees want and need.
  • A choice of either network only provider medical and dental plans or more flexible medical and dental plans where you can see providers in or out-of-network
  • Vision plan that offers both in and out- of network provider options
  • Immediate eligibility for 401(k) participation with an employer provided match
  • An additional Employer paid retirement savings program regardless of your participation in the 401(k) Plan
  • Generous time-off policy
  • Health care and dependent care flexible spending accounts
  • Short term disability Insurance / salary continuation and Long term disability insurance
  • Company provided basic life and accidental death and dismemberment insurance
  • Supplemental and dependent life insurance options
Compensation Structure
  • Moderate salary base with a generous monthly commission that can greatly enhance annual compensation total
  • Commission is based upon meeting and/or exceeding monthly standards and meeting and/or exceeding monthly revenue goals
  • Full-time, employees are eligible for a generous benefit package including: 20 to 25 days of paid time off, 401k with match, retirement savings program, medical, dental and vision coverage

How to apply

Apply via link

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The American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers (ASCAP) is a professional membership organization of songwriters, composers and music publishers of every kind of music. ASCAP's mission is to license and promote the music of its members and foreign affiliates, obtain fair compensation for the public performance of their works and to distribute the royalties that it collects based upon those performances. ASCAP members write the world's best-loved music and ASCAP has pioneered the efficient licensing of that music to hundreds of thousands of enterprises who use it to add value to their business - from bars, restaurants and retail, to radio, TV and cable, to Internet, mobile services and more. The ASCAP license offers an efficient solution for businesses to legally perform ASCAP music while respecting the right of songwriters and composers to be paid fairly. With over 650,000 members representing more than 11.5 million copyrighted works, ASCAP is the worldwide leader in performance royalties, service and advocacy for songwriters and composers, and the only American performing rights organization (PRO) owned and governed by its writer and publisher members.

Job Details

Posted on Aug 30

Syracuse, NY, USA

Full time