Analyst, Insights & Measurement

Posted: 8/22/2019

Location: New York, New York
Function: Sales & Business Development
Specialty: Business Development, Sales
Level: Experienced (Non-Manager)
Duration: Full Time
Salary Description: competitive


Job Purpose

As a Research Analyst for Insights & Measurement, you will have the opportunity to produce insightful reports for national advertising sales and marketing. You will use syndicated research tools to effectively position the Entertainment and Lifestyle Group networks and content (USA, SYFY, Bravo, E!, Oxygen, UKids, CNBC Prime & WWE) in the marketplace. You will report to the Manager of Insights & Measurement, Entertainment & Lifestyle Group.

Duties and Responsibilities
  • Drive revenue by providing actionable insights and compelling stories to best position the Entertainment & Lifestyle Group portfolio in the marketplace
  • Respond to day-to-day research requests from Account Executives, Marketing and Research/Sales Management
  • Contribute to sales materials highlighting the value our audiences to ad partners on-air, digitally and socially
  • Identify brand and category opportunities based on ad spending analyses, audience delivery and profile, and buying behaviors
  • Mine available resources including Nielsen systems (National TV Toolbox/NPower, Nielsen Social, Ad Intel) and other syndicated research tools (including Lake 5, MRI and ListenFirst) to tell stories in new and different ways
  • Participate in larger projects for the broader NBCU portfolio as needed


  • Qualifications

    • Four year degree (B.A., B.S.) from an accredited college or university, preferably in Marketing, Communications, Psychology, Media, Economics/Finance, Math, Statistics or related field
    • Excellent computer skills, particularly PowerPoint and Excel (formatting, creating charts/graphs, pivot tables and formulas)
    • Background in analytics and knowledge of media math preferred
    • Experience with Nielsen TV Toolbox, Nielsen Ad Intel, TV Brand Effect, MRI, ListenFirst, and ComScore

    Eligibility Requirements
    • Interested candidates must submit a resume/CV through www.nbcunicareers.com to be considered
    • Must be willing to submit to a background investigation
    • Must have unrestricted authorization to work in the United States and be willing to work in New York, NY
    • Must be 18 years or older

    Desired Characteristics

    • Highly organized and detail-oriented with the ability to work under pressure, set priorities, handle multiple projects and meet tight deadlines
    • Strong written and oral communication skills necessary
    • Ability to work independently and as part of a team
    • Ability to translate data sets into concise insights and positioning
    • Inquisitive and have a deep interest in entertainment, television and the media business
    • Can work independently in a dynamic environment

    At NBCUniversal, we believe in the talent of our people. It’s our passion and commitment to excellence that drives NBCU’s vast portfolio of brands to succeed. From broadcast and cable networks, news and sports platforms, to film, world-renowned theme parks and a diverse suite of digital properties, we take pride in all that we do and all that we represent. It’s what makes us uniquely NBCU. Here you can create the extraordinary. Join us.

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