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Media Research Analyst

Pune, Data Analytics
Our Research Analyst leverages ratings, analytics, social and viewership research data to create impactful analyses,  as well as sales and Upfront presentations. They possess a strong attention to detail and can showcase key metrics in a creative way.  It is imperative our Researchers successfully interact and collaborate with several channel departments.  

  • Work with all aspects of audience and viewership research reporting on the KPI's for the linear Channel, Digital platforms and  OTT
  • Drive consulting assignments from ideation stage requiring thorough understanding of client’s business and challenges, deriving actionable insights to orchestrating CXO level pitches
  • Provide Research services to all departments including: Programming, Production, Digital, Social, Affiliate Relations, Ad Sales, Marketing and Corporate
  • Develop insights and uncover trends within the viewing of programs for a specific network or across networks.
  • Assist in all phases of a marketing/media analytics engagement including scoping of projects, execution of analysis, management of projects and presentation of results
  • Identify, synthesize and provide relevant, actionable insights and recommendations across the consumer, competitive, industry and media landscape that drive effective and efficient cross-media strategies, across all aspects of the planning cycle from target development all the way to media optimization and measurement Utilizes syndicated and custom research databases to effectively position the value proposition of our client’s linear & digital properties for advertisers
  • Provide support for presentations, project reports, and project management  Respond to ad hoc and short turn around requests for data and metrics from across the organization and proactively disseminate insights
  •  Utilize syndicated research tools to develop viewer profiles so key stakeholders have a deeper understanding of the channel viewer 
  • Give day to day support to client research team by providing daily/weekly/tournament specific ratings reports, competitive sports network reporting, as well as digital and social media dashboards
  • Help the solutions team to create sales materials and collaterals for the M&E service offerings
  • Minimum of 5-6 years of experience in media research, especially in media, cable and/or broadcast network research and/or digital measurement
  • Required proficiency in Nielsen related software including: NPower, Scarborough, Ad Intel and Star Trak, and prior exposure to Gfk MRI, Ipsos Affluent Study or other similar data providers
  • Knowledge of sports, including the ability to formulate content ideas around past events and in anticipation of upcoming events on the tournament calendars
  • Experience with digital analytics (Google Analytics, YouTubeTV Analytics, Adobe Analytics etc.) required
  • Ability to convey research findings in ''non-research'' language to internal partners
  • Proficient with syndicated media research and analytics tools: comScore, Nielsen, Kantar, among other
  • Qualification: Bachelor's Degree in Television, Communications, Statistics, or related experience required
  • Possesses strong time management, organizational and project management skills
  • Must have strong work ethic, positive attitude and self-starter qualities with the ability to handle multiple tasks and set priorities
  • Effective oral and written communication skills, excellent interpersonal skills, and power point skills
Specific skills:  Media Research experience


About Us

SG Analytics is a leading provider of data-centric research and contextual analytics services globally to companies across BFSI, Media & Entertainment, Technology & Healthcare sectors including Fortune 500 companies. 

The company has presence across 7 locations in the USA, Switzerland, the UK and India (Pune, Hyderabad, Bangalore)

Company size : 800+ employees
Headquarters : Pune, Maharashtra
Founded in 2006
Specialties : ESG Consulting, Equity & Fixed Income Research, Corporate Finance & Valuation, Market Research, Market Intelligence, Data Engineering, Data Governance & Management, Data Science, AI/ML, Customer Analytics, Marketing Analytics, Sales Analytics, Competitive Intelligence , Intelligent Automation, RPA, Quality Engineering, and Business Consulting

At SG Analytics, we understand our clients’ businesses. We offer research and analytics services that deliver holistic rather than just functional solutions. Our contextual understanding of our clients’ businesses, data and sector expertise help us provide actionable, ‘differentiated’ insights to our clients helping them scale faster and develop new products and bring them to the market faster.

Awarded the ‘Regional Best Employer’ by the world HRD Congress in 2016 & 2018, SG Analytics’ collegial atmosphere and knowledge-based ecosystem help to consistently meet and exceed customer expectations.