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Research Analyst - Linear


New York, NY, US, 10036 Hollywood, CA, US, 90028

New York

Paramount Global (NASDAQ: PARA, PARAA) is a leading global media and entertainment company that creates premium content and experiences for audiences worldwide. Driven by iconic studios, networks and streaming services, Paramount's portfolio of consumer brands includes CBS, Showtime Networks, Paramount Pictures, Nickelodeon, MTV, Comedy Central, BET, Paramount+, Pluto TV and Simon & Schuster, among others. Paramount delivers the largest share of the U.S. television audience and boasts one of the industry's most important and extensive libraries of TV and film titles. In addition to offering innovative streaming services and digital video products, the company provides powerful capabilities in production, distribution and advertising solutions.


Our Team
The Audience Impact & Intelligence team are a specialized group of strategists and researchers who power advertising sales with audience-forward, culturally fluent insights for the ever-changing media ecosystem. We inspire our sales teams with deep audience understanding, strategic insights and data clout for their clients. Our group is charged with making the consumer connection with Paramount’s many varied audiences across all platforms by providing expertise in generational and life stage segments. We specialize in studies, surveys, data sets and metrics that help internal and external clients further their knowledge of targets, engagement, consumerism, ad efficiency and culture.

On this team, we value diversity of thought, and we believe your hobbies and unique viewpoints are just as important as your previous work experience! We view the world not only from our desks, but also via immersive experiences that inspire us, keep us at the forefront of the ever-changing cultural landscape, and, with any luck, make us better researchers and strategists.


So, What's The Job?

Reporting to the Senior Director of the Audience Impact and Intelligence team, this Research Analyst will primarily support the Sales and Integrated Marketing teams with data and insights that tell the story of how Paramount’s network and brands work to hit advertiser targets and make an impact on consumer decisions. We are looking for a team-oriented, skilled researcher and data storyteller who thrives in a fast-paced environment.


The Day to Day

  • Support Sales and Integrated Marketing with the development of strong positioning stories to highlight the value of the Paramount audience
  • Help craft engaging, client-ready, research-based sales materials and RFP responses that tell a positive story of our network and audiences
  • Build custom analyses such as duplication, audience reach, campaign frequency as well as individual show performance reports
  • Present research findings to sales teams as needed
  • Build relationships with peers to share information and improve processes
  • Handle regular weekly and quarterly channel performance reports and competitive analyses
  • Build custom PowerPoint presentations and one-sheets using a variety of proprietary and syndicated resources
  • Apply creative data visualization techniques to showcase research stories in a fresh and thought-provoking way for key internal clients
  • Keep on top of Industry trends and key consumer insights
  • Support Director/Managers on additional projects as necessary


Basic Qualifications

  • 1-2 years of research work experience with BA or BS (concentration in social science or data/analytics a plus)
  • Solid understanding and knowledge of software applications used to extract data from syndicated sources (Like Nielsen, MRI-Simmons, Kantar and comScore)
  • Strong analytical abilities and data storytelling including use of Microsoft Excel and PowerPoint


Preferred Qualifications

  • Organized, comfortable working in a fast-paced environment, and ability to multitask
  • Interested in media and entertainment


 Paramount is an equal opportunity employer (EOE) including disability/vet.


At Paramount, the spirit of inclusion feeds into everything that we do, on-screen and off. From the programming and movies we create to employee benefits/programs and social impact outreach initiatives, we believe that opportunity, access, resources and rewards should be available to and for the benefit of all. Paramount is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and is an affirmative action employer. We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ethnicity, ancestry, religion, creed, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship status, marital status, disability, gender identity, gender expression, and Veteran status.


If you are a qualified individual with a disability or a disabled veteran, you may request a reasonable accommodation if you are unable or limited in your ability to use or access. as a result of your disability. You can request reasonable accommodations by calling 212.846.5500 or by sending an email to Only messages left for this purpose will be returned.

Paramount believes in creating environments that allow our primary focus to remain on providing entertainment, education and information to our millions of viewers around the world. As part of this commitment to health and safety, Paramount requires COVID-19 vaccines for current U.S. employees, including all newly hired employees, subject to applicable law. Union employees are subject to the agreement reached between the Company and the applicable Union.

Nearest Major Market: Manhattan
Nearest Secondary Market: New York City