Head of Calm Music

Calm, Los Angeles

Live mindfully. Sleep better. Breathe deeper.

We have a simple mission at Calm: To make the world a happier and healthier place.

The heart of Calm is digital but the brand is expanding offline into a variety of products and services that bring more peace, clarity and perspective into people’s busy lives. We are building Calm into the Nike of the Mind. We believe Calm can become one of the most valuable and meaningful brands in the world.

Over 45 Million people have downloaded the app and we are growing by 85,000 new downloads a day. The company is profitable and headquartered in San Francisco, CA.

Calm was co-founded by Alex Tew (Million Dollar Homepage) and Michael Acton Smith (Mind Candy, Moshi Monsters, Firebox).

The Role
Based in LA, the Head of Calm Music will be responsible for growing and developing our music library and manage the program from end-to-end.

What You'll Do

  • Manage all aspects of the Calm Music program, such as licensing music, commissioning music, project management, program management, etc.
  • Identify new opportunities for growth, develop a strategy, and move the program forward
  • Build partnerships in the music industry (traditional and non-traditional)
  • Negotiate and execute licensing agreements
  • Measure performance of program and drive user growth and engagement

Who You Are

  • A strategic thinker
  • Charismatic and able to manage relationships effectively
  • Highly effective communicator and very organized
  • Demonstrated success making data informed decisions
  • Experienced in negotiating and executing music licenses
  • Bonus if you are well connected in the entertainment industry, online and offline
- Competitive salary and equity
- Unlimited PTO
- We pay your medical, dental, & vision insurance premiums
- 401K
- Commuter benefits
- Life insurance and disability benefits
- Apple equipment
- Fun, energetic work environment, and daily perks - snacks, drinks, catered lunch twice a week
- Opportunity to work with a product focused on making the world happier and healthier
And much more!

About Calm

Our mission is to make the world happier and healthier through the superpower of Calm. We are developing a range of digital and physical products that enhance mental fitness and alleviate some of the most important mental health issues of the modern age (anxiety, depression, insomnia and stress). Calm has reached over 14 Million users, is profitable and on track to hit $21M revenue this year (10x revenue growth in two years). Mental Fitness is fast becoming the new Physical Fitness, and we believe a huge global brand will be built in this space. Our vision is to build Calm into one of the most valuable and meaningful brands of the 21st Century - “The Nike of the Mind.” Calm was co-founded by Alex Tew (Million Dollar Homepage) and Michael Acton Smith (Mind Candy, Moshi Monsters, Firebox).


Want to learn more about Calm? Visit Calm's website.