23 days old

Research Manager

Discovery Communications
New York, NY 10001
  • Job Code
    114004806
Discovery Communications


Research Manager

US-NY-New York City

Job ID: 24506
Type: Company Employee Full-Time
# of Openings: 1
Category: Research
US-NY-New York City

Overview

The Research Manager is responsible for being the voice of the viewer for programming, scheduling, marketing, development, and public relations. This position will create custom research analyses that drive a deep understanding of specific viewer behavior for the Food Network and Cooking Channel. Working collaboratively with Brand partners, this position will constantly have a pulse on how to build viewing audiences to drive ratings and revenue. The ideal candidate can be located in New York or Knoxville, TN.



Responsibilities

1. Work together with the brand team to build custom analyses addressing ways to most effectively reach and grow network viewing audiences
2. Transform data into actionable insights for the networks, assuring that research is put to use
3. Communicate data and insights in meetings, strategy sessions, emails, and presentations
4. Monitor brand specific viewing trends in order to be proactive in adjusting strategy on reaching viewers
5. Manage custom research studies for show testing, promotion testing, brand monitoring, conversion analyses, etc.
6. Ensure that research reporting is consistent, clear, accurate, relevant, and insightful
7. Have an in-depth knowledge and understanding of the media industry including competitive landscape, and trends
8. Continue to develop best research practices for media metrics, market research, and analyses



Qualifications

* Bachelors’ or Masters’ degree in Communications, Research or a related discipline; or an equivalent combination of demonstrated skills and experience
* 2-5 years professional experience
* Experienced with television audience measurement including consumer demographics and behavior
* Knowledge of cable television, broadcasting, syndication, new media, advertising and entertainment industry
* Proven ability to analyze and interpret quantitative and qualitative research in a fast-paced environment
* Attention to detail, accuracy, and strong organizational skills
* Strong organizational skills with ability to act independently and responsibly
* Capacity to juggle multiple tasks
* Excellent written and verbal communication skills
* Employees will also perform other duties and responsibilities as assigned
* Must have the legal right to work in the US

New York City, New York, NYC, NY, Knoxville, Tennessee, KX, TN

Discovery Communications, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. Discovery is committed to being an employer of choice, not just a good place to work, but a great and inclusive place to work. To that end, we strive to recruit and maintain a workforce that meaningfully represents the diverse and culturally rich communities that we serve. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status or disabled status or, genetic information.

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Pay Transparency Policy Statement

If you are an individual with a disability and need an accommodation during the application process, please send an email request to HR@discovery.com.

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<b>Discovery Communications</b><br/><br/><br/><b>Research Manager</b><br/><br/>US-NY-New York City<br/><br/><b>Job ID:</b> 24506<br/><b>Type:</b> Company Employee Full-Time<br/><b># of Openings:</b> 1<br/><b>Category:</b> Research<br/>US-NY-New York City<br/><br/><b>Overview</b><br/><br/><p style="margin: 0px;">The Research Manager is responsible for being the voice of the viewer for programming, scheduling, marketing, development, and public relations. This position will create custom research analyses that drive a deep understanding of specific viewer behavior for the Food Network and Cooking Channel. Working collaboratively with Brand partners, this position will constantly have a pulse on how to build viewing audiences to drive ratings and revenue. The ideal candidate can be located in New York or Knoxville, TN.</p><br/><br/><b>Responsibilities</b><br/><br/><p style="margin: 0px;">1. Work together with the brand team to build custom analyses addressing ways to most effectively reach and grow network viewing audiences<br />2. Transform data into actionable insights for the networks, assuring that research is put to use<br />3. Communicate data and insights in meetings, strategy sessions, emails, and presentations <br />4. Monitor brand specific viewing trends in order to be proactive in adjusting strategy on reaching viewers<br />5. Manage custom research studies for show testing, promotion testing, brand monitoring, conversion analyses, etc. <br />6. Ensure that research reporting is consistent, clear, accurate, relevant, and insightful<br />7. Have an in-depth knowledge and understanding of the media industry including competitive landscape, and trends<br />8. Continue to develop best research practices for media metrics, market research, and analyses </p><br/><br/><b>Qualifications</b><br/><br/><p style="margin: 0px;">* Bachelors or Masters degree in Communications, Research or a related discipline; or an equivalent combination of demonstrated skills and experience <br />* 2-5 years professional experience <br />* Experienced with television audience measurement including consumer demographics and behavior <br />* Knowledge of cable television, broadcasting, syndication, new media, advertising and entertainment industry<br />* Proven ability to analyze and interpret quantitative and qualitative research in a fast-paced environment<br />* Attention to detail, accuracy, and strong organizational skills<br />* Strong organizational skills with ability to act independently and responsibly<br />* Capacity to juggle multiple tasks <br />* Excellent written and verbal communication skills<br />* Employees will also perform other duties and responsibilities as assigned<br />* Must have the legal right to work in the US</p><p style="margin: 0px;"><span style="color: #ffffff;">New York City, New York, NYC, NY, Knoxville, Tennessee, KX, TN</span></p>Discovery Communications, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. Discovery is committed to being an employer of choice, not just a good place to work, but a great and inclusive place to work. To that end, we strive to recruit and maintain a workforce that meaningfully represents the diverse and culturally rich communities that we serve. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status or disabled status or, genetic information. <br><br> <a href="https://discovery.icims.com/icims2/servlet/icims2?module=AppInert&action=download&id=581131&hashed=1619517695">EEO is the Law</a> <br><br> <a href="https://discovery.icims.com/icims2/servlet/icims2?module=AppInert&action=download&id=588767&hashed=2014725565">Pay Transparency Policy Statement</a><br><br> If you are an individual with a disability and need an accommodation during the application process, please send an email request to HR@discovery.com. <img src="https://analytics.click2apply.net/v/ADmPY2TOL5j5CEmjhMDRm"> <p>PI114004806</p>

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Posted: 2019-09-25 Expires: 2019-10-26

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