Sports Data Operator

Nielsen - Halifax, NS (30+ days ago)

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About Nielsen

We’re highly driven, team-oriented and psyched to work with cutting-edge technologies. We’re changing how the world’s leading consumer companies innovate. Let’s get to know each other. The Nielsen Innovation Practice is a forward-thinking, rapidly growing, market research division of the Nielsen Company. That means we maintain an unbeatable client list, create best-in-class solutions and have access to incredible resources—without sacrificing the benefits of a smaller, leaner, close-knit company. We celebrate curiosity and creativity and encourage openness and collaboration. Our clients are innovators in the consumer packaged goods, financial services and pharmaceutical industries. They include Global Fortune 500 companies such as Coca-Cola, Procter & Gamble, Pfizer, Merck, Bank of America, Nestle, Miller, Molson and BIC. Sound good so far? We offer other perks, too: competitive salaries, 401k matching, tuition reimbursement, mentoring and professional development, and opportunities to volunteer and give back to the community.

We understand the importance of knowing what consumers see and buy. That is our passion and the centre of our business. We study and know consumers in more than 100 countries to provide the most comprehensive insight into trends and habits around the world, w ith nearly 34,000 employees in more than 100 countries around the world, Nielsen offers a wide variety of full-time career opportunities and part-time jobs for trainees and interns. At Nielsen, we believe in talent and diversity! In Nielsen you can be you, you can grow with us and you can make a difference. At Nielsen we want you to succeed as your most authentic self.

Aim:
We are currently looking to fill Sports Data Operato r positions to start in August. If you are looking for part-time hours, mostly on nights and weekends so as to follow sports schedules, we have the position for you! We are searching for highly motivated and knowledgeable sports gurus, specialized in American Football and Basketball The position includes at least 2-3 shifts per week with the opportunity to pick up additional shifts if available. Hours will fluctuate during the year due to league schedules.

Your main responsibilities, but not limited as Sports Data Operator at Nielsen will be :
Reliability Monitors and records live statistics into sports specific software Ensures all data entered is accurate and monitors the output of the content Reports any concerns or issues to management in a timely manner Ensures quality standards and procedures are maintained

What makes you the perfect fit for us?
Time availability to work on nights and weekends. Ability to balance high-speed entry requirements with accuracy. Team oriented as well as the ability to work independently Knowledge of sports required including web-based sports knowledge Solid keyboarding skills a must Good communication skills will be a plus Proficient with computer applications and email

Education
High School/Associate Degree or Students from Bachelors Degree.

What can we offer you?
Great Culture - Nielsen offers flexible working hours, helping you to create a work/life balance that is right for you. Moreover, you will experience a dynamic, open, international and solution-oriented environment when you can be yourself. We offer an ample opportunity for professional development A challenging, dynamic and international work environment. An atmosphere of openness & mutual respect and time for social contact & fun are important to us.

We want to hear from you! If you are interested, send us your updated resume!