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Data Analyst – 33106

Analytics – USA Stamford, Connecticut

Nielsen Sports is a global leader in the Sports Marketing industry, providing measurement, analytics and advice to help brands, sports teams, and rights holders drive the performance of their business.

We are looking for a talented Data Analyst that has a passion working with data, backed with strong creativity and discipline.

As an analyst, you will play a critical role in delivering first-class evaluations and drawing insights across sponsorship and media consumption to support client decision making in a reliable and efficient manner. 

The Main Responsibilities Of The Role Are

Develop mastery of Nielsen tools and metrics, which you will use to help evaluate data to solve our client’s most pressing business questions.

Building multidimensional data sets used to value sponsorships across different media platforms is something in which you´re going to be involved.

You´ll be creating and managing league sponsorship files used for client reporting, benchmarking and trends.

You´re going to collaborate with team members in the design and execution of sports industry projects and predictive studies through critical thinking and problem-solving.

Communicate internally with client service account team regarding project requirements, interpretation of data, and the development of recommendations that will be presented to clients and used by industry leaders to set strategy

The Requirements

If you have a Bachelor’s degree in Statistics, Economics, Market Research, or related field, you´re a potential candidate for this role.

A naturally curious mindset is needed, so if you have the ability to solve problems thinking beyond common solutions this is a good opportunity to do that in your daily job activities.

This job is for you if you like number crunching and also consider having strong adaptability and sense of accountability.

Advanced knowledge in Microsoft Excel is a must because you´ll be working with formulas, logic statements, pivot tables, index/lookups, and VBA.

As this role will be constantly in contact with clients we need excellent communication skills and ability to simplify data and complex ideas.

Desirable: knowledge of and interest in the US sports and entertainment landscapes.

  • We will only consider people that are fit to the points mentioned above.

    As part of Nielsen´s internal process, we require your formal application on our site.

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    I´ll be notified as soon as you finish applying.

    Think you´ll find our process quite interesting.

    Hope to hear from you soon.

    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: Stamford , Connecticut

    Travel: No



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