Database Operations Executive

Recruiter
Kantar
Location
London (Greater)
Posted
12 Feb 2018
Closes
16 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Description:

Showing the way in the exciting world of media research

Database Operations Executive

Hanger Lane West
London

Purpose of Role:

As a member of our team you will learn about all aspects of the RPD offering. You will start configuring databases and then learn to help solve client queries. In order to do this we will provide you with a thorough grounding in how data gets from viewer’s set top box receivers to our client analysis software.

KANTAR MEDIA

Kantar Media is a global leader in media intelligence, providing clients with the data they need to make informed decisions on all aspects of media measurement, monitoring and selection. Part of Kantar, the data investment management arm of WPP, Kantar Media provides the most comprehensive and accurate intelligence on media consumption, performance and value

The RPD team is at the forefront of TV Measurement as we take data from Set Top Boxes and turn it into Audience data through a series of bespoke algorithms and processes.

Responsibilities

Act as first point of contact between RPD and the internal Kantar teams on data and reporting software (currently Instar Analytics) issues. Act as point of contact and first line support between RPD and client based research and data teams on data and software issues. Resolve or escalate issue to relevant teams and follow up to ensure timely response .Maintain databases for both TV Channel and Panel information. Calculate and update Universe figures

Capabilities

Highly numerate and able to perform and check complex data calculations Competent in MS Excel and able to use specialist functions like Vlookup. You will also be required to update Access/Oracle databases but you will be given the opportunity to learn how to do this. You will need to be well organised, have a good telephone manner and email writing skills. You will be able to present facts and concepts in an understandable way

REWARDS STATEMENT

At Kantar we have an integrated way of rewarding our people based around a simple, clear and consistent set of principles. Our approach helps to ensure we are market competitive and also to support a pay for performance culture, where your reward and career progression opportunities are linked to what you deliver.

APPLICATION STATEMENT

We go beyond the obvious, using intelligence, passion and creativity to inspire new thinking and shape the world we live in. To apply for a career that’s out of the ordinary, please click the attached link

CLOSING DATE

Closing date: 22nd February 2018

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