Job description


  • Entry level
  • No Education
  • Salary to negotiate
  • Stamford


Analyst, Research – NBC Sports
NBC Sports Group
Role Purpose
The Research Analyst is a key member of the NBC Sports Group research team, creating actionable performance analysis to support all internal client groups, including Consumer Marketing, Programming/Scheduling, PR, Finance and Sales Planning. 

Provide top line and detailed analysis of Nielsen audience data, highlighting the performance of NBC Sports Group and competitive sports networks including analysis of both local and national audience data
Collect, analyze and interpret both Nielsen and Digital data for recurring and ad hoc requests
Bring a fresh perspective to departmental daily/weekly/monthly/quarterly reporting, helping to position analysis in a creative and concise manner    
Manage distribution of daily reports, including coverage for weekend special events
Proactively contribute to the analysis and creation of ongoing departmental projects and presentations
Additional duties as assigned
Basic Qualifications
Bachelor’s Degree in Media, Communications, Statistics or related field
1-2 years’ experience in TV or Media Research
Prior experience with Nielsen systems (NPower, NNTV) a must
Proficiency with Microsoft Office tools, including Excel and PowerPoint. Experience using pivot tables and writing macros a strong plus
Strong attention to detail and expertise in Media Math
Ability to analyze and summarize data, and to communicate findings clearly and concisely
Must have the ability to work independently to handle multiple assignments at once in a fast-paced environment

Eligibility Requirements
Interested candidate must submit a resume/CV through to be considered (note job #: )
Willingness to travel, work overtime, work weekday nights, 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 and a passion for Sports TV
Prior experience in basic primary research methodologies (surveys, usability testing, focus groups, etc) a strong plus

Sub-BusinessNBC Sports Group Marketing
Career Level
CountryUnited States
About Us
NBC Sports Group serves sports fans 24/7 with premier live events, insightful studio shows, and compelling original programming. The sports media company consists of NBC Sports, NBC Olympics, NBCSN, Golf Channel, Olympic Channel: Home of Team USA, NBC Sports Regional Networks, NBC Sports Radio and NBC Sports Digital, which includes,,, the digital assets of the NBC Sports Regional Networks, Rotoworld, the NBC Sports Talk franchise, multiple apps, and two transactional sports businesses, GolfNow and SportsEngine. NBC Sports Group possesses an unparalleled collection of television rights agreements, partnering with some of the most prestigious sports properties in the world: the International Olympic Committee and United States Olympic Committee, the NFL, NHL, NASCAR, INDYCAR, PGA TOUR, The R&A, PGA of America, Churchill Downs, Premier League, Tour de France, French Open, and many more.
NBCUniversal’s policy is to provide equal employment opportunities to all applicants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, gender identity or expression, age, national origin or ancestry, citizenship, disability, sexual orientation, marital status, pregnancy, veteran status, membership in the uniformed services, genetic information, or any other basis protected by applicable law. NBCUniversal will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with relevant legal requirements, including the City of Los Angeles Fair Chance Initiative For Hiring Ordinance, where applicable.

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