Full Time Job

Manager, Media Research and Marketing Analytics


New York, NY 07-25-2022
  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Mid (2-5 years) Experience
Job Description

Job Purpose:
The Manager role supports the Media Research and Marketing Analytics team, serving as a primary contact for the NBCU Entertainment Marketing department regarding audience and viewership information and collaborating on multi-platform program analysis. This Los Angeles-based role will manage critical marketing attribution projects and assist with sizing/demo profiling of key campaign targets. This team is part of the larger Cross-Platform Insights & Analytics group, which provides program performance tracking, forecasting, business and brand strategy, portfolio optimization, and all forms of research-based guidance to functional areas across the NBC broadcast network plus six Cable Entertainment brands (Bravo, E!, Oxygen, SYFY, USA and Universal Kids).

Essential Responsibilities:
• Conceive and execute analytics strategy for marketing performance measurement, managing partnership with various marketing attribution vendors and leveraging third-party and first-party datasets to determine optimal multi-platform media strategy for NBCU Entertainment Networks
• Work with brand strategy and media teams to identify and quantify audience targets for priority series campaigns, surface insights and collaborate on data-informed audience strategies
• Support the processing and reporting of on-air, cross-channel, paid and digital promotion data
• Partner with Information Technology, Measurement Strategy and Decision Sciences teams to develop advanced cross-portfolio data solutions
• Support broader Cross Platform Insights & Analytics team in analysis of multi-platform program performance and landscape trends (including TV screen usage, device adoption and growth, new and emerging services and technologies)
• Help contribute to a diverse, equitable, and inclusive work culture at NBCU


• Bachelor's degree with 4+ years of experience focusing on analytics for an entertainment, technology or marketing performance company
• Well-versed working with Nielsen measurement and systems
• Experience working with external vendors and managing project timelines, particularly involving marketing attribution and/or tune-in measurement
• Excellent analytical, organizational, and problem-solving skills
• Ability to effectively communicate with all staff levels, providing research and data insights both verbally and in writing
• Experience with data visualization tools (specifically Tableau) and a passion for storytelling using data
• Familiarity with fundamental media principles
• Proficiency with Microsoft Excel (including VBA/macros) and PowerPoint

Eligibility Requirements:
• Must submit an attestation disclosing your COVID-19 vaccination status and, if partially or fully vaccinated, submitting your vaccination record no later than 7 days following commencement of employment.
• Must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 at the commencement of employment or adhere to enhanced protocols in select work settings or where jurisdictionally mandated.
• Must be willing to adhere to all Company COVID-19 workplace safety policies and protocols.

Desired Characteristics
• Exposure to additional syndicated research products (e.g., iSpot, comScore, Adobe Analytics) and ACR/marketing attribution partners (e.g., VideoAmp, Marketcast, Samba, etc.)
• Natural curiosity about data and strategy
• Superior mathematical ability
• Quick learner who loves to pick up new tools/software for reporting and analysis
• Experience extracting data and insights from database environments using SQL; proficiency in programming languages used for data analysis (e.g., Python, R)
• Passion for content (TV/Digital) past, present and future
• Strong organizational and time management skills

Additional Information

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