Entertainment Research Coordinator, Latin America
Penske Media CorporationLos Angeles, CA
Full Time Job
Bilingual Entertainment Research Coordinator, Latin America
Are you bilingual in English and Spanish (and/or Portuguese) and love films and TV from around the world? Use all your skills to research the leading Latin American shows and movies in a fun and collaborative environment at VBI. VBI is the paid digital products division of Variety and the entertainment industry's premier data service provider in film, television and digital entertainment. You would work within our flagship research & data solution, VarietyInsight.com. This role is based in our Los Angeles office and reports directly to the Senior Vice President of Research.
Please include a cover letter along with your resume in application.
Research, collect and enter current television programming data and film metadata originating in Latin America, including Mexico, Colombia, Brazil and Argentina
Research television projects on the air and released feature films with surrounding metadata, including talent, companies, and executive contacts throughout Latin America, specifically Mexico, Colombia, Brazil and Argentina
Leverage existing relationships and build new relationships to verify and build-out website content
Ensure overall accuracy and data integrity of Spanish and Portuguese television and film information on the Variety Insight website
Work collaboratively with VBI team
Fluency in English and Spanish. Familiarity with Portuguese a plus.
At least two years of experience in the entertainment industry within production companies, agencies and studios
Strong understanding of online entertainment industry information resources
Strong knowledge of the international entertainment landscape in international entertainment landscape across Latin America
An eye for detail and passion for the minutiae surrounding the industry
Strong interest in research, information and ''grids''
Excellent software application skills across Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook and Google Drive
About Variety Business Intelligence (VBI):
VBI (VarietyInsight.com) is a subscriber based website product that provides comprehensive development and production information across television, film and digital entertainment to the entertainment industry. Variety Insight is the number one provider of business-class information for the entertainment industry and oversees its flagship research & data solution, VarietyInsight.com, as well as the Variety Archives, a familiarity and appeal metric, Vscore and Variety Premier. Variety Insight was created when Variety acquired TVtrackervin June 2011. Since that time Variety Insight has evolved into the entertainment industry's premier data and analysis solution for TV, Film, and Digital.
About Penske Media Corporation (PMC):
PMC is a leading digital media and information services company whose award-winning content attracts a monthly audience of more than 180 million and empowers more than 1 million global CEOs and business thought-leaders in markets that impact the world. Our dynamic events, data services, and rich content entertain and educate today's fashion, retail, beauty, entertainment and lifestyle sectors. Headquartered in New York and Los Angeles with additional offices in 11 countries worldwide, Penske Media is the way global influencers are informed, connected, and inspired.