The Nielsen Company Account Coordinator - Brands in Stamford, Connecticut

Nielsen Sports is the premier provider of analytics and insights within the sports industry, offering the most reliable source of independent and holistic market data in the sector and the most complete view of consumer trends and habits worldwide. Combining solutions from sponsorship effectiveness to fan data capabilities with Nielsen’s understanding of consumer behavior and media consumption means it is uniquely positioned to help grow businesses through sport. Nielsen Sports equips decision-makers with smart data and advice, allowing them to better understand and connect with audiences and customers through media, sponsorship, communication and experiential platforms.

To continue our strong growth, Nielsen Sports is seeking a talented Account Coordinator in the North American market, to be based in our Stamford, CT office. The successful candidate will work across a portfolio of clients in the provision of media analysis, market research, insight, and strategy services to better understand commercial investments within the sport, media and entertainment landscape. Nielsen Sports manages a blue chip client base including major professional sporting bodies, major sponsor brands and television broadcasters.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Support the management of a focused client portfolio, maintaining and evolving relationships with our clients.

  • Produce client reports and presentations with focus on goal of the end user.

  • Work collaboratively with internal subject matter experts such as Market Research, Account Services and Analytics.

  • Proactively communicate with clients and internal stakeholders to ensure excellence in deliverables.

  • Study industry trends and insights to deliver impactful reports to all clients.

WHAT WE OFFER YOU:

  • Working with the global market leader in sport and sponsorship research

  • To be part of a diverse and talented international team with opportunity for personal and professional development

  • A challenging and varied role with a focus on sponsorship

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent experience.

  • Internship experience within the sports marketing, media or research industry.

  • Strong analytical thinker.

  • Customer-centric work experience with ability to establish and maintain customer relationships.

  • Intellectual curiosity, critical thinking, problem-solving and attention to detail.