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March 15, 2023
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Nexstar Media Group is hiring a Senior Data Analyst with 3 - 5 years of experience. Based in United States - Multiple Locations and with Hybrid ways of working. The expected salary range for this role is $85,000 - $104,000
About Nexstar Media Group

Nexstar Media Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: NXST) is a leading diversified media company that produces and distributes engaging local and national news, sports and entertainment content across television, streaming and digital platforms, including nearly 300,000 hours of original video content each year. Nexstar owns America’s largest local broadcasting group comprised of top network affiliates, with 200 owned or partner stations in 116 U.S. markets reaching 212 million people. Nexstar’s national television properties include The CW, America’s fifth major broadcast network, NewsNation, America’s fastest-growing national news and entertainment cable network reaching 70 million television homes, popular entertainment multicast networks Antenna TV and Rewind TV, and a 31.3% ownership stake in TV Food Network. The Company’s portfolio of digital assets, including The Hill and BestReviews, are collectively a Top 10 U.S. digital news and information property. In addition to delivering exceptional content and service to our communities, Nexstar provides premium multiplatform and video-on-demand advertising opportunities at scale for businesses and brands seeking to leverage the strong consumer engagement of our compelling content offering. For more information, please visit nexstar.tv.

Senior Data Analyst job description

The Senior Data Analyst is responsible for providing data analysis, delivering meaningful insights, and making strategic recommendations across multiple lines of business, including editorial and advertising. Reporting to the head of Analytics, this person will work closely with other Data Team members and partner with Engineering and Product groups to help define and track KPIs.

The ideal candidate will be a critical thinker and strong problem solver. They must be highly motivated, passionate, organized, and can operate effectively in both independent and collaborative team settings. Must have a deep understanding of the media industry and a willingness to work towards creative solutions to complex problems in a timely manner. It is a unique opportunity to be part of a growing Data Team for the nation's largest broadcast company and help move our business into the future. Experience with the broadcast industry is a plus.

Candidates in New York, Chicago, Los Angeles, or Dallas are preferred; remote candidates with exceptional experience may be considered.

Roles & Responsibilities:

  • Develop and maintain dashboards, reports, and other deliverables that provide insights into our business performance and help us make data-driven decisions
  • Perform deep-dive analyses of wide-ranging topics from defining benchmarks to evaluating performance and explaining data anomalies
  • Communicate complex data and insights to stakeholders across the organization
  • Create meaningful data visualizations to support complex data presentation
  • Support new strategy, processes design, reporting, and communications
  • Create informative and well-organized presentations that provide actionable insights for the business
  • Perform ad-hoc assignments, including leading and supporting special projects
  • Manage data and analysis projects end-to-end, from requirements definitions to managing deliverables to stakeholders
  • Partner with our data engineering and data management teams to ensure that our data infrastructure is reliable, scalable, and secure
  • Stay up-to-date with the latest tools, techniques, and trends in data analytics and develop training programs to ensure that our team is continually improving
Senior Data Analyst job requirements

Minimum Qualifications

  • Minimum Bachelor's degree, and work experience or training related to statistics, mathematics, business, economics, computer or data science, or finance
  • 3-5 years prior work experience in a related position with a major publisher, digital media organization, or ad tech company required
  • Experience using PowerBI required; Tableau/Looker Studio/Looker is a plus
  • Familiarity with Web and mobile app analytics tools (Google Analytics, Adobe Analytics, Firebase, Chartbeat)
  • Solid foundation of SQL required
  • Solid understanding of how ad tech and monetization works on a website; familiarity with Google Ad Manager, order management systems, or Sales CRMs a plus
  • Analytical mindset and desire to learn to tell compelling fact-based stories that drive action
  • Multi-tasker who can manage day-to-day baseline marketing insights and analytics but can also accept opportunistic interruptions
  • Skilled in merging diverse data from different platforms, formats, and environments
  • Operates efficiently and can switch focus based on company priorities
  • A self-starter who delivers results, is up for a new challenge and always looking for new tools as ways of bringing facts together
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills are a must
What we offer at Nexstar Media Group

Compensation ranges from $85,000-$104,000 + commensurate with experience and skill level.

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Nexstar Media Group

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Senior Data Analyst

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June 14, 2024

About Our Company

Nexstar Media Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: NXST) is a leading diversified media company that produces and distributes engaging local and national news, sports and entertainment content across television, streaming and digital platforms, including nearly 300,000 hours of original video content each year. Nexstar owns America’s largest local broadcasting group comprised of top network affiliates, with 200 owned or partner stations in 116 U.S. markets reaching 212 million people. Nexstar’s national television properties include The CW, America’s fifth major broadcast network, NewsNation, America’s fastest-growing national news and entertainment cable network reaching 70 million television homes, popular entertainment multicast networks Antenna TV and Rewind TV, and a 31.3% ownership stake in TV Food Network. The Company’s portfolio of digital assets, including The Hill and BestReviews, are collectively a Top 10 U.S. digital news and information property. In addition to delivering exceptional content and service to our communities, Nexstar provides premium multiplatform and video-on-demand advertising opportunities at scale for businesses and brands seeking to leverage the strong consumer engagement of our compelling content offering. For more information, please visit nexstar.tv.

Job Description & Responsibilities

The Senior Data Analyst is responsible for providing data analysis, delivering meaningful insights, and making strategic recommendations across multiple lines of business, including editorial and advertising. Reporting to the head of Analytics, this person will work closely with other Data Team members and partner with Engineering and Product groups to help define and track KPIs.

The ideal candidate will be a critical thinker and strong problem solver. They must be highly motivated, passionate, organized, and can operate effectively in both independent and collaborative team settings. Must have a deep understanding of the media industry and a willingness to work towards creative solutions to complex problems in a timely manner. It is a unique opportunity to be part of a growing Data Team for the nation's largest broadcast company and help move our business into the future. Experience with the broadcast industry is a plus.

Candidates in New York, Chicago, Los Angeles, or Dallas are preferred; remote candidates with exceptional experience may be considered.

Roles & Responsibilities:

  • Develop and maintain dashboards, reports, and other deliverables that provide insights into our business performance and help us make data-driven decisions
  • Perform deep-dive analyses of wide-ranging topics from defining benchmarks to evaluating performance and explaining data anomalies
  • Communicate complex data and insights to stakeholders across the organization
  • Create meaningful data visualizations to support complex data presentation
  • Support new strategy, processes design, reporting, and communications
  • Create informative and well-organized presentations that provide actionable insights for the business
  • Perform ad-hoc assignments, including leading and supporting special projects
  • Manage data and analysis projects end-to-end, from requirements definitions to managing deliverables to stakeholders
  • Partner with our data engineering and data management teams to ensure that our data infrastructure is reliable, scalable, and secure
  • Stay up-to-date with the latest tools, techniques, and trends in data analytics and develop training programs to ensure that our team is continually improving

Requirements

Minimum Qualifications

  • Minimum Bachelor's degree, and work experience or training related to statistics, mathematics, business, economics, computer or data science, or finance
  • 3-5 years prior work experience in a related position with a major publisher, digital media organization, or ad tech company required
  • Experience using PowerBI required; Tableau/Looker Studio/Looker is a plus
  • Familiarity with Web and mobile app analytics tools (Google Analytics, Adobe Analytics, Firebase, Chartbeat)
  • Solid foundation of SQL required
  • Solid understanding of how ad tech and monetization works on a website; familiarity with Google Ad Manager, order management systems, or Sales CRMs a plus
  • Analytical mindset and desire to learn to tell compelling fact-based stories that drive action
  • Multi-tasker who can manage day-to-day baseline marketing insights and analytics but can also accept opportunistic interruptions
  • Skilled in merging diverse data from different platforms, formats, and environments
  • Operates efficiently and can switch focus based on company priorities
  • A self-starter who delivers results, is up for a new challenge and always looking for new tools as ways of bringing facts together
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills are a must

What we offer

Compensation ranges from $85,000-$104,000 + commensurate with experience and skill level.

Apply now

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