NBC Universal Sr. Analyst, USA and SYFY Digital and Cross-Platform Ad Sales Research in New York, New York

Job Number 34367BR

Job Title Sr. Analyst, USA and SYFY Digital and Cross-Platform Ad Sales Research

Business Segment Ad Sales

Sub-Business Ad Sales Sales Strategy and Analytics

Posting Category Sales

About Us NBCUniversal is one of the world’s leading media and entertainment companies in the development, production, and marketing of entertainment, news, and information to a global audience. NBCUniversal owns and operates a valuable portfolio of news and entertainment television networks, a premier motion picture company, significant television production operations, a leading television stations group, and world-renowned theme parks. 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 is looking for a Senior Analyst of Digital and Cross-Platform Ad Sales Research to help the USA, SYFY and broader NBCU Entertainment vertical. This critical thinker will support the Manager and Senior Director of Ad Sales Research in highlighting the value of USA and SYFY digital / social platforms, full episode consumption across screens, and the effectiveness of advertising campaigns with linear, digital and social elements (including partner sites like BuzzFeed, Vox, and Snapchat among others). Candidates must have experience using research and analytics to develop actionable insights and effective storytelling on behalf of advertisers.

Career Level Experienced

Country United States

State/Province New York

City New York


• Uncover audience and marketplace insights which showcase the value of USA and SYFY’s digital portfolio

• Collaborate with Ad Sales and Marketing teams by providing performance and success stories for custom campaign sponsorships

• Field and deliver ad hoc cross-platform analyses to benefit ad sales initiatives

• Contribute to portfolio and Entertainment vertical positioning

• Train teammates on digital measurement and analyses


• Four year degree (B. A., B. S.) from an accredited college or university Mathematics, Statistics, Psychology, Marketing, Communications, Media or related field

• One or more years in digital research or analytics, preferably at a media company, vendor or digital video destination

• General knowledge of digital measurement (tagging, SDK implementation, reporting and effectiveness studies) on behalf of advertiser campaigns

• Working knowledge of Analytics toolsets including Adobe, Google, YouTube, Facebook Insights, Twitter, Nielsen/Nielsen Social, ListenFirst and comScore

• Mastery of Microsoft Excel (formatting/creating charts and graphs, pivot tables and formulas) and PowerPoint

Desired Characteristics

• Highly organized and detail-oriented with the ability to work under pressure, set priorities, handle multiple projects and meet tight deadlines

• Team player with the ability to take on different assignments and pivot based on changing needs

• Strong written and oral communication skills necessary

• Passion for numbers and the story behind them

• Deep interest in entertainment, the TV landscape and digital media

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