Bleeding Fingers Music is an Emmy and BAFTA winning composer collective for original film and television score founded by Hans Zimmer, Steve Kofsky, and Russell Emanuel, based at Hans Zimmer's Santa Monica campus. Along the years, Bleeding Fingers has gained acclaim in creating original scores for notable credits such as Planet Earth II (BBC), Blue Planet II (BBC), The Simpsons (FOX), and HOME (Apple TV).

As a composer's assistant, duties will include; creating/maintaining cue sheets, downloading/updating picture, creating playouts, preparing deliverables (stems/PT files), basic file/back-up management, basic OS management, and more. Applicants must be perceptive and have attention to detail. Strong communication skills are required, and must be comfortable working with a team of composers, supervisor, music editors, etc. 

The hours are approx. 20hrs/week on 1531 14th St., Santa Monica, 90404. This is currently not a writing position, but demo reels are welcomed for further consideration. All applicants must be able to start as soon as possible. All applicants must already be eligible to work  in the United States - this position will not accommodate any visa requirement an international candidate may need.

Basic requirements:

  • Advanced proficiency in Logic Pro X

  • Intermediate proficiency in Pro Tools

  • Basic proficiency in Google Sheets

  • Basic OS and music tech knowledge - hardware (recording, tracking, etc.)/software instruments and OS trouble-shooting

  • Basic proficiency in Sibelius - able to read music, transcribe, format parts, etc.

  • Self-motivated, adaptable, attentive to detail, team player

Please send all applications to with the information below:

  • CV/Resume

  • Cover Letter/Application Letter - a few words about yourself and why you're a good fit for the position.

  • Soundcloud playlist of max. three tracks - please specify if any live instruments are used. Mockups preferred.

Due to COVID-19, interviews will take place via any video chat (Zoom, Skype, Facetime).

Please send the email with the subject title of: "Last Name, First Name - BFM ASSISTANT APPLICATION"

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