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Schedule Editor


$6,000 - $20,000 / year
Apply before: May 10, 2024
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  • Date posted
    March 11, 2024
  • Location
    Remote (India)
  • Salary
    $6,000 - $20,000 / year
  • Apply before
    May 10, 2024
  • Career Level

Job Description

At Nielsen, we believe that career growth is a partnership. You ultimately own, fuel and set the journey. By joining our team of nearly 14,000 associates, you will become part of a community that will help you to succeed. We champion you because when you succeed, we do too. Embark on a new initiative, explore a fresh approach, and take license to think big, so we can all continuously improve. We enable your best to power our future. Gracenote is the top provider of entertainment information, creating industry-leading databases of TV, movie, and music metadata for entertainment guides, applications and in-car entertainment. We are the leading supplier of TV and Movie entertainment data. We supply data to leading entertainment platforms and devices. ROLE The Schedule Editor is responsible for the efficient processing and curation of television schedules. The role requires diligent workflow management to accurately process and update electronic programming guides (EPG) as they become available by different content providers. Schedule Editors are also responsible for maintaining, updating and improving the Gracenote database that powers the consumer product and ultimately the end-user experience. The ideal candidate will be able to accurately process a high volume of entertainment metadata in a timely fashion. They will be able to manipulate this data, to normalize and enhance it for evergreen use in the Gracenote database. RESPONSIBILITIES – Acquire, normalize and enhance entertainment metadata (television electronic programming guides) from various content providers. – Process and manipulate data required to ingest correctly into in-house software tools. – Curate and rewrite synopsis as needed for movies, shows and episodes – Ensure that high-quality, accurate and timely, evergreen content is created in the Gracenote database. – Communicate directly with Gracenote clients, partners, and internal teams to meet immediate production needs. – Investigate, query and confirm questionable programming content when applicable. – Run quality and assurance checks via systematic reports looking at the live database. – Contribute to team and department projects as assigned. – Other duties as assigned. – Research and sourcing content as required. REQUIREMENTS & SKILLS – A thorough understanding of metadata and its applications. – Good professional English language skills, both written and spoken. – Ability to switch between British, American and Australian English. – Proactive approach to implementing workflow efficiencies. – Strong client service orientation and excellent communication skills. – Interest in and working knowledge of the local, national and international TV scene. – The candidate must be willing to work in shift operations and during Indian holidays. ABOUT THE TEAM Gracenote, a Nielsen company, provides music, video, and sports content along with technologies to the world’s hottest entertainment products and brands, which is also a global standard for music and video recognition which is supported by the largest source of entertainment data. Gracenote features descriptions of more than 200 million tracks, TV listings for 85 countries, and statistics from 4,500 ABOUT NIELSEN By connecting clients to audiences, we fuel the media industry with the most accurate understanding of what people listen to and watch. To discover what audiences love, we measure across all channels and platforms—from podcasts to streaming TV to social media. And when companies and advertisers are truly connected to their audiences, they can see the most important opportunities and accelerate growth. Do you want to move the industry forward with Nielsen? Our people are the driving force. Your thoughts, ideas, and expertise can propel us forward. Whether you have fresh thinking around maximizing a new technology or you see a gap in the market, we are here to listen and act. Our team is made strong by a diversity of thoughts, experiences, skills, and backgrounds. You’ll enjoy working with smart, fun, curious colleagues, who are passionate about their work. Come be part of a team that motivates you to do your best work! #LI-ST1 APPLY FOR THIS JOB Nielsen Home Page Jobs powered by