Senior Research Analyst

Job Number: R10007383

Brand: FOX Network

Job Type: Business Analysis & Research

Location: New York, New York

Job Posting Date: March 15, 2019

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OVERVIEW OF THE COMPANY

FOX Network

The FOX Network, 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, the FOX Network has ranked among the top two networks in primetime entertainment for the past 23 years.

JOB DESCRIPTION

The Senior Research Analyst at FOX Broadcasting will support all of FBC by providing key metrics and analyses. With a focus on FOX primetime entertainment, responsibilities will include creating and distributing daily rating reports, generating FOX programming estimates, preparing highlights for Publicity, ensuring FOX and competitive program tracks are maintained and updated, and fielding client requests. This position will report to the VP of Audience Research and is an opportunity for a highly organized and strategic thinker to join a dynamic team.

A SNAPSHOT OF YOUR RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Provide daily and weekly ratings reports
  • Create projections and highlights for nightly broadcast programming
  • Generate comprehensive analyses of FOX’s ratings performance and the competitive landscape
  • Provide forecasting for currency estimates as well as total viewership metrics, across both linear and digital platforms
  • Develop actionable research-backed findings for use in presentations
  • Respond to requests from other departments including Finance, Sales, Revenue Analysis, Marketing, Publicity and Scheduling

WHAT YOU WILL NEED

  • Bachelor’s degree is required
  • Advanced degree (MA, MBA) is valued, but not required
  • 2+ years of experience in media research or related field, with a background using Nielsen data and systems (NPOWER, NNTV)
  • Strong interest in working within the entertainment / media industry
  • Detailed-oriented with superior organization and problem solving skills
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office applications, including Excel, Word, PowerPoint and Outlook
  • Experience with Excel data sets including creating formulas and formatting; experience with macros a plus
  • Knowledge of Nielsen ratings; Knowledge of digital metrics, statistics and research methodologies a plus
  • Strong verbal, written communication and presentation skills
  • Ability to manage and prioritize multiple projects and work effectively under strict time constraints

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.

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