Research Analyst - NBC Sports

NBCUniversal - Stamford, CT4.0

Full-timeEstimated: $50,000 - $71,000 a year
Role Purpose
The Research Analyst is a key member of the NBC Sports Group Strategic Insights team, creating actionable performance analysis to support a diverse set of client groups, including Consumer Marketing, Programming/Scheduling, Finance and Sales Planning.

Reporting and analysis responsibilities using both local and national Nielsen audience data across the Sports Television landscape, including coverage for weekend events
Collect, analyze and interpret both Nielsen and Digital data for recurring reports as well as ad hoc requests, highlighting the performance of NBC Sports Group and competitive sports networks
Bring a fresh perspective to departmental daily/weekly/monthly/quarterly reporting, helping to position analysis in a creative and concise manner
Assist in the maintenance and updating of NBCSN’s programming schedules in the Nielsen MyEVNTS tool
Help provide insights on identifying the audience and analyzing their viewing behaviors
Proactively contribute to analysis and creation of ongoing departmental projects and presentations while collaborating with peers to ensure uniformity of departmental reporting standards
Collaborate with cross-functional team members in the evaluation of new technology and systems to help modernize and streamline workflow
Additional duties as assigned


Basic Qualifications
Bachelor’s Degree in Media, Communications, Statistics or related field
Minimum one (1) year experience in TV or Media Research
Prior experience with Nielsen systems (NPower, NNTV)
Proficiency with Microsoft Office tools, including Excel and PowerPoint
Strong attention to detail and expertise in Media Math
Ability to analyze and summarize data, and to communicate findings clearly and concisely

Eligibility Requirements
Interested candidate must submit a resume/CV through to be considered
Willingness to travel and work overtime, and on weekends with short notice
Must be willing to work in Stamford, CT
Must have unrestricted work authorization to work in the United States
Must be 18 years or older
It is the policy of NBCUniversal and NBCUniversal’ s affiliated businesses to consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex (including pregnancy) sexual orientation, age, disability, veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.

Desired Characteristics

Intellectual curiosity, analytical abilities and a passion for Sports TV
Up to date on media landscape and television viewership trends
Experience using pivot tables and writing macros a strong plus
Must have the ability to work independently to handle multiple assignments at once in a fast-paced environment

Sub-BusinessNBC Sports Group Marketing
Career Level




CountryUnited States
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