Intern - Summer 2018 - Undergraduate - HTS New York - Research (RINT10045)
OVERVIEW OF THE COMPANYFox Sports
FOX Sports is the umbrella entity representing 21st Century FOX's wide array of multi-platform US-based sports assets. Built with brands capable of reaching more than 100 million viewers in a single weekend, FOX Sports includes ownership and interests in linear television networks, digital and mobile programming, broadband platforms, multiple web sites, joint-venture businesses and several licensing partnerships. FOX Sports includes the sports television arm of the FOX Broadcasting Company; FS1; FS2; Fox's 22 regional sports networks, their affiliated regional web sites and FSN national programming; FOX Soccer Plus and FOX Soccer 2Go; FOX Deportes and FOX College Sports. In addition, FOX Sports also encompasses FOX Sports Digital, which includes FOXSports.com, FOX Sports GO, Whatifsports.com and Yardbarker.com. Also included in the Group are FOX's interests in joint-venture businesses Big Ten Network and BTN 2Go, as well as licensing agreements that establish the FOX Sports Radio Network.
JOB DESCRIPTIONFox is proud to support a culture of creativity, entrepreneurial spirit and community that attracts the industry's brightest talent. The Fox Internship Program offers an exciting opportunity for you to gain practical experience while interning for one of the biggest media and entertainment companies in the world. You will have the opportunity to participate in real-world projects, which provides valuable work experience and leadership skills.The Fox Internship Program provides mentoring and learning opportunities to help you develop your skills, network with Fox employees, and learn more about what it's like to work in the entertainment industry.Position Summary Under general supervision, this position is responsible for but not limited to the production of recurring analysis of Nielsen and comScore data on a daily, weekly or monthly interval or at other intervals as needed. It is also responsible for analyses of data from other sources available to HTS. This position is also responsible for providing documentation, analysis and insights to the HTS Sales Team, HTS Senior Management, and the diverse group of Regional Sports Networks under the purview of HTS. The Analyst will focus on the consolidation and presentation of convergent data to craft standard deliverables, build sales-stories, manage ad-hoc sales requests and assist HTS in their business practices. Essential Functions - The following is a list of duties and responsibilities that are required of this position, which answers the question "Why does this position exist?". Other duties may be assigned. A job classification does not and cannot state all the tasks and duties required of an employee for any given job. % of time spent Listed in order of importance:1. 40% Analyze NSI data for notable trends - Alert the Research Director of any ratings stories associated with said trends - Help craft sales stories based on NSI results - Support maintenance of various NSI team tracks for historical reference, trending & local RSN consumption. 2. 25% Help facilitate Ad Sales requests from sales management, account executives, and planners -National Ad-Intel, Prime Lingo (Scarborough), Market Advisor (Kantar)3.15% Assist the Research team in the production of detailed ad-hoc projects, and general positive positioning of our research data to assist the day-to-day efforts of the HTS Sales Department both in New York and around the country. We are looking for a Research Analyst for the Home Team Sports Research Group in New York. This position is responsible for providing detailed audience data analysis at regular intervals as well as on an ad-hoc basis. This position requires a Bachelor's Degree and a minimum of 2 years' experience in media research at a Television Rep Firm, a Broadcast Television Station, a Regional Sports Network, a Cable Network or related company. Previous experience with Nielsen rating data methodologies is required. Proven skills in Excel and PowerPoint and a familiarity with Nielsen and comScore systems are necessary. Strong organizational and analytical skills are necessary. Good interpersonal skills, a strong knowledge of the professional sports landscape, a proven ability to multitask and handle special projects are required. To participate in Fox's Internship program you must meet the following criteria:* Applicants must be enrolled full-time in an undergraduate or graduate degree program at an accredited university and be sophomore status or above.* Be eligible to work in the United States without sponsorship by the Company.* Housing is not provided, so please have a housing option guaranteed before applying.
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