Research Manager, Freelance

Fox Corporation, New York, NY USA

We produce and distribute content through some of the world’s leading and most valued brands

Level: Experienced (Non-Manager)

Duration: Freelance

We have a great opportunity for a Freelance Research Manager!!! In this role, the Freelance Research Manager is responsible for the execution of higher-level ratings and insight analysis from data sources that track FOX News linear and digital products, including competitive. The assignment is directly tied to our upfront selling efforts, story creation, estimating and driving creativity in our research efforts.

The Freelance Research Manager will provide audience tracking trending reports; oversee the distribution of daily weekly reports, highlight network/program performance; effectively respond to ad hoc information requests from Ad Sales; work with the SVP in development, ideation and project management of various analysis, sales pieces and maintaining and updating all research database systems. The Freelance Research Manager will also interact with Ad Sales Marketing on key audience story development.


  • Day-to-day research contact for key internal constitutes, including the line Ad Sales Teams and FOX Business Network Editorial team.
  • Support Sales Efforts on Digital Platforms.
  • Subject matter expertise to digital sales team on syndicated research tools.
  • Create sales collaterals and one sheets as part of quarterly report out.
  • Collaborate with the SVP in developing and facilitating various analysis projects and initiatives.


  • 5 years+ experience in analyst-level work in media research. Knowledge of ad sales process
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office applications, including Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook
  • Strong functional working experience with Nielsen, comScore, Startrak, NPOWER, Nielsen Ad Intel, and MRI/Simmons


  • Self-starter with excellent data skills and impeccable accuracy standards.
  • An overall familiarity with the television ad sales process.
  • Strong organizational, analytical and problem-solving skill.
  • Team oriented approach and ability to multitask and handle a dynamic project list.
  • Curious intellectual style, strong attention to detail.


  • Bachelor’s degree, advanced postgraduate degree
  • Agency experience in a research or planning function


We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. We will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories consistent with applicable law.

At FOX, we foster a culture and environment where everyone feels welcome and can thrive. We are deeply committed to diversity, equity, and inclusion, including attracting, retaining, and promoting diverse talent across our company. We live in a diverse world, with different ideas and different perspectives that come together to spark new ideas and make great things happen. That means reflecting the diversity of the world around us is critical to our company’s success. We ensure that our viewers, communities and employees feel heard, represented, and celebrated both on screen and off.

Click here to learn more about the diverse communities of people behind our brands.

Pursuant to state and local pay disclosure requirements, the pay range for this role, with final offer amount dependent on education, skills, experience, and location is: $102,500.00-137,500.00 annually. We provide Freelancers with healthcare and 401k after they meet eligibility criteria and any State required time-off, in accordance with applicable plan documents. Benefits for Union represented employees will be in accordance with the applicable collective bargaining agreement.

About Fox Corporation


Fox Corporation

Under the FOX banner, we produce and distribute content through some of the world’s leading and most valued brands, including: FOX News, FOX Sports, the Fox Network, and the FOX Television Stations. We empower a diverse range of creators to imagine and develop culturally significant content, while building an organization that thrives on creative ideas, operational expertise and strategic thinking.

Fox News Media

FOX News Media operates the FOX News Channel (FNC), FOX Business Network (FBN), FOX News Digital, FOX News Radio, FOX News Headlines 24/7, FOX News podcasts and the digital streaming subscription service FOX Nation. A top five-cable network, FNC has been the most watched television news channel for more than 17 consecutive years, while FBN has ranked as the number one business channel for the past two years. Owned by FOX Corporation, FOX News Media reaches 200 million people each month.

Fox Sports

FOX Sports is the umbrella entity representing FOX Corporation’s wide array of multi-platform US-based sports assets. Built with brands capable of reaching more than 100 million viewers in a single weekend, FOX Sports includes the sports television arm of the FOX Network; FS1, FS2; FOX Soccer Plus; FOX Deportes, FOX College Sports and a majority stake in the Big Ten Network. FOX Sports includes ownership and interests in linear television networks, digital and mobile programming, broadband platforms, multiple web sites, joint-venture businesses and several licensing relationships.

Fox Entertainment

FOX Entertainment, a premier national television broadcaster, is renowned for its combination of appealing primetime entertainment and powerful sports programming. It delivers 15 hours of weekly primetime programming to 208 local market affiliates, reaching approximately 99.9% of all U.S. television households. Among 18- to 34-year-olds, FOX has ranked among the top two networks in primetime entertainment for the past 23 years.

Fox TV Stations

FOX Television Stations is one of the nation’s largest owned-and-operated network broadcast groups, comprising 28 stations in 17 markets and covering over 37% of U.S. television homes. This includes seven duopolies in the top 10 markets: New York, Los Angeles, Chicago, Dallas, San Francisco, Washington, D.C. and Houston; as well as duopolies in Minneapolis, Phoenix, Orlando and Charlotte.

Fox Corporation

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