Disney ABC Television Group Senior Analyst - Ratings Forecasting in Burbank, California

ABC is looking for a Senior Analyst, Ratings Forecasting to join their Research team.

Responsibilities :

  • Pull and track Nielsen linear and digital ratings for ABC and the competition across different Nielsen products

  • Responsible for ratings forecasting and other ad hoc estimating requests from finance and scheduling

  • Analyze the current TV viewing landscape and provide guidance on out year trends

Basic Qualifications :

  • Minimum of 2 years of experience working in a research department for a network or studio

  • Excellent analytical and organizational skills

  • Passion for forecasting and predicting future landscape trends

  • Desire to explore and evaluate new measurement tools across both the linear and digital landscape

  • Ability to communicate and work closely with other parts of the business, including finance, sales and scheduling

  • Ability to work independently on projects; strong analytic and presentation skills, with a desire to learn new software

  • Strong verbal and written communication. Ability to communicate complex ideas, stories, and data sets graphically and verbally

  • Ability to prioritize multiple projects and ad hoc requests

  • Enthusiasm and curiosity for solving problems and learning new technology, while maintaining superior attention to detail and accuracy

  • Ability to work and thrive in a fast-paced environment

  • Self-Starter, resourceful; flexible; pro-active in approach, looks for solutions and information in creative ways; willing to pitch in wherever needed; extremely detailed orientated and organized

  • An advanced knowledge of Excel and PowerPoint

Preferred Qualifications :

  • The ideal candidate would have knowledge and understanding of TV and an expert understanding of Nielsen software

  • Prior experience in linear, on demand and online research with a broadcast or cable network

  • Deep knowledge of media and television businesses, including digital platforms (Online/VOD)

  • Knowledge of Tableau

Required Education :

Bachelor’s Degree or Equivalent work experience

Job ID: 620202BR

Location: Burbank,California

Job Posting Company: Media Networks

ABC Cable Networks Group is an equal opportunity employer. Applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status. Disney fosters a business culture where ideas and decisions from all people help us grow, innovate, create the best stories and be relevant in a rapidly changing world.