• Research Analyst

    Posted Date 4 weeks ago(6/22/2018 8:21 AM)
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    Company Employee Full-Time
  • Position Summary

    The role of the research department is to convert consumer and market information into the concise insights and strategic recommendations that provide Discovery Networks UK with clear competitive advantage.


    This role works with the Research Manager and other members of the team to support multiple departments across Discovery Networks UK by producing high quality, actionable insights that provide the business with a complete understanding of the target consumer, and provide an in-depth understanding of the UK market.


    • This role will act as support for the Research Manager and will require supporting the management of projects and internal client relationships
    • Help provide detailed performance reporting on Discovery’s UK Brands and communicate key insights to the Brand Teams, and the wider UK Business
    • Help measure audience consumption across platforms to develop a holistic picture of viewing across our products/brands
    • Fully exploit available TV, and Digital data and blend with other research insights to reveal more about our viewers and their content choices and behavior
    • Support commercial teams and help develop compelling sales presentations for our brands making use of all available research tools
    • Provide the Scheduling department with clear, actionable information to help grow our portfolio of channels
    • Jointly share responsibility for the regular reporting with the other team members
    • Respond to ad-hoc research requests with customized deliverables and recommendations


    • At least 2 years’ experience working in the media industry within a research department
    • Enjoy TV research, understand UK TV market and want to develop Discovery UK’s business.
    • Strong grasp of media metrics across TV and digital platforms
    • A self-starter who takes initiative and is action oriented.
    • A solid understanding of the issues shaping the UK TV market.
    • Good knowledge of computer Microsoft software packages, particularly Microsoft Excel and PowerPoint.
    • Good writing skills – producing clear, concise and insightful reports.
    • Strong analytical skills and good attention to detail.
    • Ability to work effectively as part of a team.
    • Strong communications skills – being able to present information that will be most relevant to our internal clients.
    • Ability to plan, prioritise and complete work accurately in a set time frame.


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