Variety Business Intelligence (VBI):  International Research Coordinator, India

Location
Los Angeles, California
Salary
Paid Hourly
Posted
Jun 14, 2019
Level
Entry Level
Metro Area
Los Angeles
Duration
Internship

Variety Business Intelligence (VBI):  International Research Coordinator, India

VBI—the paid digital products division of Variety and the entertainment industry's premier data service provider in film, television and digital entertainment— is currently looking for an International Research Coordinator to cover India. This person will work within our flagship research & data solution, VarietyInsight.com and will report directly to the Director of Research. This role is based in our Los Angeles office.

Please include a cover letter along with your resume in application.

Responsibilities:

  • Research, collect and enter current television programming data and film metadata originating from India
  • Research television projects on the air and released feature films with surrounding metadata, including talent, companies, and executive contacts throughout India
  • Leverage existing relationships and build new relationships to verify and build-out website content
  • Ensure overall accuracy and data integrity of Hindi language television and film information on the Variety Insight website
  • Work collaboratively with VBI team

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree
  • Fluency in English and Hindi
  • At least two years of experience in the entertainment industry within production companies, agencies and studios
  • Strong understanding of online entertainment industry information resources
  • Strong knowledge of the international entertainment landscape in international entertainment landscape in India
  • An eye for detail and passion for the minutiae surrounding the industry
  • Strong interest in research, information and “grids”
  • Excellent software application skills across Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook and Google Drive

About Variety Business Intelligence (VBI)

VBI (VarietyInsight.com) is a subscriber based website product that provides comprehensive development and production information across television, film and digital entertainment to the entertainment industry. Variety Insight is the number one provider of business-class information for the entertainment industry and oversees its flagship research & data solution, VarietyInsight.com, as well as the Variety Archives, a familiarity and appeal metric, Vscore and Variety Premier. Variety Insight was created when Variety acquired TVtrackervin June 2011. Since that time Variety Insight has evolved into the entertainment industry’s premier data and analysis solution for TV, Film, and Digital.

About Penske Media Corporation (PMC):

PMC is a leading digital media and information services company whose award-winning content attracts a monthly audience of more than 180 million and empowers more than 1 million global CEOs and business thought-leaders in markets that impact the world. Our dynamic events, data services, and rich content entertain and educate today’s fashion, retail, beauty, entertainment and lifestyle sectors. Headquartered in New York and Los Angeles with additional offices in 11 countries worldwide, Penske Media is the way global influencers are informed, connected, and inspired. To learn more about PMC and its iconic brands, visit www.pmc.com.