Media Analyst

Job description

  • Passionate about news and current affairs in a fast-moving media environment?
  • Want to work in a highly motivated and most globally awarded Insights team?
  • Enjoy making sense of complex issues?


Isentia is the Asia Pacific’s leading media intelligence and insights company providing services to the world’s biggest brands and organisations. Powered by cutting-edge technology and a team of world class experts, our mission is to help businesses leap-forward where only genuine insight can take them.


We’ve acquired leading talent and businesses from around the world to form two award winning business streams: Media Intelligence and Research / Insights. We’re hiring now for a new full-time role of Media Analyst to be based in our Sydney office working closely with our sales, marketing and product teams.


Reporting to the Marketing Manager, ANZ, you will be integral understanding the client experience, market potential and opportunities as shown by our data. This position will lead initiatives to connect and improve data centricity to deliver insightful analysis to the Marketing, Product and CX team.


If you worked as a Media Analyst what would you have done last week?

  • Worked closely with our teams / clients to understand what they need to know to make great business decisions.
  • Buried your head into data to work out what approach will best answer a client's question in a coherent and relevant way
  • Written and presented engaging and relevant reports that answer the questions about media that really matter to our clients
  • Finished the week knowing you've smashed your deadlines for lots of different projects dealing with a very diverse client base.
  • Most importantly you had fun being in an amazing business, team and workplace and took away great pride in knowing you've played a critical role for our clients and Isentia.


Who are you?

  • You are analytical by nature and are genuinely interested in news and current affairs and recognises the pivotal role social media plays in today’s media environment. 
  • You enjoy working out how to answer a complex question with data and writing customised business reports that get to the crux of the issue in a way that makes sense to a wide audience.
  • You are comfortable juggling lots of priorities, can manage several projects at once and smash your deadlines, without losing your attention to detail under limited supervision.
  • You have top notch project management skills and can easily liaise with a range of stakeholders to get the job done.
  • You're positive, a great communicator and a dynamic presenter.
  • You want to be part of a high performing team working on really valuable products and services.
  • You have proven research and writing skills, and a demonstrated ability to prepare timely, clear and concise reports.


Who are we and what else do we offer?

 Isentia is the Asia-Pacific region's leading media intelligence company, providing clients the tools and insight to discover and highlight what's happened for them and what can shape their future in the media landscape


Our 1,100 + employees across 15 countries filter information from over 10,000 print, radio and television media outlets and over 250 million online conversations per month. We provide over 6,000 clients with information, analysis 24/7/365.


Our services help drive smarter decisions by enabling clients to make sense of the issues that drive the traditional and social media agenda, manage media relationships effectively, track and analyse issues of interest across all media.


We provide our team members with constructive feedback to foster their career growth, and you will have many opportunities to work with fun and talented people.  We have an open and inclusive culture where we embrace opportunities to do better and we celebrate achievements wildly.  We also offer competitive salaries and a heap of benefits, like volunteering leave, eyewear allowance, free fruit, free flu shots and great social events.


If you are interested in joining this dynamic organisation in a key role, then please apply now.


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