NBC Universal Manager, Research & Programming, NBC & Telemundo Chicago in Chicago, Illinois

Job Number 40715BR

Job Title Manager, Research & Programming, NBC & Telemundo Chicago

Business Segment Owned Stations & Affiliate Relations

Sub-Business NBCUOTS - WMAQ

Posting Category Research

About Us At NBCUniversal, we believe in the talent of our people. It’s our passion and commitment to excellence that drives NBCU’s vast portfolio of brands to succeed. From broadcast and cable networks, news and sports platforms, to film, world-renowned theme parks and a diverse suite of digital properties, we take pride in all that we do and all that we represent. It’s what makes us uniquely NBCU. Here you can create the extraordinary. Join us.

Country United States

State Illinois

City Chicago



  • Bachelor’s Degree in Marketing, Business, Statistics, Communications, Sociology or related field

  • Minimum 2 years of experience in media business in a research, sales or marketing position

  • Advanced knowledge and experience in MS Office programs as well as ratings and sales systems like Nielsen applications and WideOrbitELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS:

  • Must be willing to work in Chicago, IL

  • Must be able to travel as needed

  • Must have a valid Driver’s License

  • Must have unrestricted work authorization to work in the United States

  • Must be 18 years of age

  • Interested candidates must submit resume/CV online at www.nbcunicareers.com

Desired Characteristics

  • Strong writing and presentation skills and excellent communication skills, both written and verbal

  • Strong analytical skills with a demonstrated ability to present detailed research information in a clear and concise manner

  • Highly organized and able to prioritize and execute on multiple projects

  • Strong organizational/time management skills; ability to handle multiple projects and work under pressure to fulfill requests within a short timeframe

  • Ability to work well with a team, be a self-starter, and cooperate easily with management and sales staff

  • Strong detail orientation

  • Comfortable and confident when interacting with upper level management, as well as outside agency representatives


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