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Music Research Analyst

Music Research Analyst - 28092

Analytics - USA New York, New York 

Imagine working closely with many of the world’s largest entertainment agencies, music labels, brands, and broadcasters worldwide to help them better understand their fans and how they are consuming their content across a multitude of devices and screens.


Nielsen Music is a trusted adviser and partner in consumer intelligence, helping our clients worldwide to maximize their commercial success.  With our expansive suite of products and services, Nielsen Entertainment is uniquely positioned to provide insights and intelligence which help drive more effective decision making for clients.




To support our strong growth, Nielsen is seeking a talented market research professional who is interested in making an immediate contribution to our Music Research team. The position will be based out of our New York City office. The role includes the set-up, coordination and delivery of both syndicated and custom marketing research services across music, content streaming, and film/video. Research programs will include fan, brand, and event attendee research. The role involves working with third party agencies, multiple client stakeholders and internal research teams.




  • Design, coordinate and deliver custom research programs; primarily quantitative, with some qualitative
  • Manage each stage of the end-to-end research process supporting Nielsen Music clients
  • Learn about various Nielsen syndicated consumer research products and how to utilize them to deliver superior insights
  • Collaborate with the sales and client service teams to identify client opportunities and support proposals
  • Provide support to internal research and efficiency initiatives




  • Bachelor Degree
  • 1-2 years of experience in project management, research execution, data analysis preferred
  • Ability to support all phases of a research project, including new business proposals, custom research survey design, survey/data QC, data analysis and reporting
  • Fully competent in utilizing research analytics tools (Excel, PPT, Google G Suite); SPSS is a plus
  • Excellent collaboration skills, particularly in relation to working in a matrix organization across virtual teams
  • Energetic self-starter, who will work with minimal supervision and a great deal of flexibility
  • Ability to prioritize effectively and see multiple projects to a successful conclusion
  • While this is not a data science role, general understanding of advanced analytics will be an asset


Are you interested in these topics? If you are looking for a challenging and rewarding position, this could be your perfect role – take the chance and apply now!


About Nielsen:

Nielsen N.V. (NYSE: NLSN) is a global performance management company that provides a comprehensive understanding of what consumers Watch and Buy. Nielsen’s Watch segment provides media and advertising clients with Total Audience measurement services across all devices where content — video, audio, and text — is consumed. The Buy segment offers consumer packaged goods manufacturers and retailers the industry’s only global view of retail performance measurement.

By integrating information from its Watch and Buy segments and other data sources, Nielsen provides its clients with both world-class measurement as well as analytics that help improve performance. Nielsen, an S&P 500 company, has operations in over 100 countries that cover more than 90 percent of the world’s population. For more information, visit

Nielsen is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action-Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability status, age, marital status, protected veteran status or any other protected class.

Job Type: Regular 

Primary Location:  New York,New York 

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Travel:  No