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Analyst, Research

Job Title
Analyst, Research Time Warner
Turner Business Unit_TBS CORPO Industry Advertising
Cable/Broadcast Television Networks
Games – Development & Publishing
Online Content/Services
Area of
Research Location United States - New York - New York Requisition # 164841BR Position
Full Time Posting Job Description The Turner Story 
Turner is a division of Time Warner along with our sister companies, HBO and Warner Bros. We are better known as the folks who bring you CNN, HLN, truTV, TCM, TNT, TBS, Adult Swim, Cartoon Network, Turner Sports and so much more! From cutting-edge breaking news stories, up-to-the-minute sports coverage, and the characters we grew up loving on to the shows we love today, Turner continues to be the gold standard in first class television programming and a demonstrated leader in digital content. We tell the stories the world wants to hear. Won't you be a part of our story?

What part will you play?
The Research Analyst for truTV reports to the Sr. Director of Programming Research and is responsible for a variety of ongoing reports and ad hoc requests.
You will serve as an integral member of a small team, collaborating with colleagues across departments including: Programming, Scheduling, Development, Strategic Planning, Digital, and Finance.
What will you be doing?
  • Turning data into knowledge and communicating the stories you discover.
  • Pulling and analyzing viewing data from multiple sources to create actionable insights.
  • Providing research support with ad-hoc analyses for network management.
  • Delivering insightful learning to shape scheduling strategy and target audiences.
  • Inputting and maintaining program & VOD line-ups to Nielsen.
  • Taking projects from inception to completion while managing multiple deadlines.

What do we need from you?
  • A bachelor's degree in a related field or 1-2 years of relevant experience.
  • A passion for the television business, across all platforms.
  • Excel skills so good, you brag about them.
  • Familiarity with media math and media research.
  • Analytical skills along with the ability to learn quickly, prioritize, and meet deadlines while paying close attention to detail.
  • The ability to interpret data into usable formats using data visualization tools.
  • An aptitude for working with numbers and an interest in estimating and forecasting.
  • Experience with digital/social analytics software systems is a plus (Adobe Analytics, comScore, Rentrak, etc.).
  • As is experience with some of the following research software systems (Star Trak, myEVNTS, National TV Toolbox, etc.).
  • A forward-thinking focus on the evolution of entertainment consumption.
  • Strong organizational skills.
  • An inquisitive mind, a desire to innovate, and a sense of humor are encouraged. truTV is after all, a comedy network.
But wait, there’s more!
  • Paid time off every year to volunteer
  • 2016 Best Company for Working Mothers
  • An in-house learning and development team to help shape and grow your career
  • Part of the Time Warner family of powerhouse brands like HBO, Cartoon Network, Adult Swim, TNT, and TBS
Turner Broadcasting System, Inc. and its subsidiaries are Equal Opportunity Employers and E-Verify users. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, or protected veteran status.