Grade ( relevant for internal applicants only ): 9A
The Location: Centennial, Charlottesville
The Team: S&P Global Market Intelligence is hiring for its Media research team, seeking a sports industry authority to support our U.S. regional sports network (RSN) coverage. Our product is the ultimate resource for complete financial intelligence on the broad and dynamic telecommunications, media, and technology sectors, including broadcast, cable, mobile, television, film, and home video distribution as well as broadband and online video services. This role requires the capability to understand media company financials, synthesize fast-changing dynamics, anticipate market movement from current and past trends, and draw actionable conclusions and market intelligence.
The Impact: As a Research Analyst, you will have the opportunity to drive our RSN coverage with a focus on sports rights and television networks and how that plays into online delivery. Day-to-day, you will use your attention to detail and analytical skills to collect relevant data from company-filed reports, interviews, and industry conferences. A writer by trade, you will create data-driven articles and reports that make us the best-in-class source of business intelligence in the telecommunications, media, and technology industry.
What's in it for you:
Play a critical role in the changing dynamics of the television industry as it shifts from a linear network focus to OTT distribution.
Learn about market dynamics in a team environment with diverse backgrounds and personalities.
Brainstorm with colleagues who share deep knowledge and passion about the sectors they cover.
Tremendous opportunity to grow personally and professionally.
Enjoy a focused but casual working environment.
Financial and strategic analysis, as well as writing articles related to the sector.
Establishing your own report ideas and suggesting new coverage areas.
Opportunity to craft how the industry evolves over time based on your research conclusions.
Occasion to create and influence proprietary exclusive datasets.
Press citations and quotes.
Exposure to industry leaders.
Provide client and internal support of your coverage area.
Speaking roles for webinars and conferences.
What We're Looking For:
Analytical and writing background with the confidence to digest large amounts of information into concise analysis.
Solid data gathering/data modeling experience.
Critical thinking and problem-solving instincts.
Capacity to work independently.
Effective organizational and time management skills.
Exceptional written and verbal communications skills, including experience with phone and in-person interviews and presenting research and analysis to C-level and large audiences.
Broadband industry experience/interest in broadband delivery a plus.
Strong MS office / Excel skills.
Experience working as an analyst in media research, TV networks, or across the television industry is helpful, but not required.
Background or strong interest in sports and professional sports leagues.
Solid understanding of U.S. geography and DMAs.
Compensation/Benefits Information (US Applicants Only)
S&P Global states that the anticipated base salary range for this position is $56.6k to $75k. Base salary ranges may vary by geographic location.
In addition to base compensation, this role is eligible for an annual incentive bonus/a sales commission plan.
This role is eligible to receive additional S&P Global benefits. For more information on the benefits we provide to our employees, visit https://www.spgbenefitessentials.com/newhires.
S&P Global Market Intelligence
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