Data Processing Manager

Posted on Dec 13, 2018 by MarketCast

Los Angeles (Downtown), CA
Information Technology
Immediate Start
Annual Salary
Full-Time
COMPANY SUMMARY:

MarketCast turns data into strategy. We answer the questions that lead our clients to success, however that is defined: opening weekend glory, premiere audience ratings, dynamic subscription growth, strong video game sales, or anything and everything in-between.

We are a global, research-led consultancy that informs strategy at every stage in the entertainment lifecycle, from development through to distribution and franchise management. Services include materials testing, positioning studies, brand tracking, exit polls, and a variety of custom qualitative and quantitative services. Our longstanding client relationships include the largest film and TV studios, broadcast and cable networks, OTT platforms, and interactive gaming companies in the world.

In August 2017, MarketCast acquired Fizziology LLC, a leading social insights and analytics company in the media and entertainment space. Fizziology joined the MarketCast family alongside New York-based research and strategy agency, Insight Strategy Group, which was acquired in 2015.

MarketCast is a portfolio company of Kohlberg & Company, a leading private equity firm headquartered in New York.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

Directly participate in the production and proofing of data operations deliverables
Data processing, including recoding and weighting datasets
Running cross-tabs and creating charts
Managing day-to-day schedule by prioritizing and re-prioritizing tasks within very fluid situations
QUALIFICATION REQUIREMENTS:

Minimum of 3 years of relevant professional experience
Knowledge/Experience of survey design, data modeling and analysis, production of visuals (charts, graphs) and presentations
Able to multi-task, with a proven track record of meeting deadlines and working under tight time constraints
Able to work independently and as part of a team
Strong attention to detail
Experience using a statistical package such as SPSS and/or Q Professional a plus
MS Excel skills required with VBA macro writing experience/knowledge a plus
Programming knowledge in a major programming language a plus
EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE:

Bachelor's degree or higher in a field utilizing statistics or social sciences, or equivalent work experience

WORK ENVIRONMENT:

Work is generally performed within an office environment, which includes the use of standard office equipment
90% of day spent sitting in front of a computer
PHYSICAL DEMANDS:

Must have the ability to safely lift a minimum of 25 lbs. without restrictions
Requires many hours of working in front of a computer and extended periods of telephone
Visual acuity (8-10 hours viewing computer)
Professional appearance and demeanor
SCHEDULED WORK HOURS: 9am to 6pm, occasional evenings

BENEFITS: Medical, Dental, Vision, and 401K with company matching, unlimited vacation & sick, catered lunches and a fun work environment!

At MarketCast, we don't just accept difference - we embrace it, support it, and thrive on it for the benefit of our global culture and success. MarketCast 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, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity or Veteran status. We also consider qualified applicants regardless of criminal histories, consistent with legal requirements. If you have a disability or special need that requires accommodation, please let us know.

For more information, or to apply now, you must go to the website below. Please DO NOT email your resume to us as we only accept applications through our website.

Reference: 598138103

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