Europe / Netherlands / / Nieuwegein
#: 108284-en_US / 108284
Sportsdesk editor – Dutch and English Language – 108284
Operations – Netherlands Nieuwegein, Utrecht
ABOUT THE ROLE
Currently, we are looking for a full-time Sports Editor to become part of our Sports Desk team. This position is based in Nieuwegein (The Netherlands). This candidate should have a passion for sports and sports facts. Are you an expert in football facts, do you know all about Formula One and tennis, and are you also interested in Olympic Sports like alpine skiing or weightlifting than we have the perfect job for you. The Sports Desk team is part of the Gracenote Sports Editorial team and produces newsworthy sports information, by analyzing sports data from our extensive sports database. We provide sports information to global sports media outlets, sport federations and event organizers of big sporting events like the Olympic Games. As a Sports Desk Editor the successful candidate will be responsible for creating newsworthy and factual match previews and recaps for sports media clients, by interpreting the sports data in our database. You will be covering an extensive number of football leagues, for example the English Premier League, Dutch Eredivisie, UEFA Champions League. You will also report on Wimbledon, the Tour de France, World Cup Ski Jumping, Archery World Championships and the Olympic Games. As most live sport events are scheduled outside regular office hours, evening and weekend shifts are part of the job. During these shift you will be sending out live facts and you will be the contact person for our media clients, answering their questions on live sports events.
REQUIREMENTS AND SKILLS
ABOUT THE TEAM
You may not know our name, but you use Gracenote data every time you view your program guide or download music! Gracenote Video Content is part of Nielsen Content Metadata. This team creates and curate’s data used in viewer guides for well-known cable and satellite systems, on-demand streaming, publications, websites, and smart TV companies around the world.
As the arbiter of truth, Nielsen Global Media fuels the media industry with unbiased, reliable data about what people watch and listen to. To discover what’s true, we measure across all channels and platforms—from podcasts to streaming TV to social media. And when companies and advertisers are armed with the truth, they have a deeper understanding of their audiences and can 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 take action.
This role is with Gracenote, a Nielsen Media company, providing entertainment metadata and technology that powers the world’s top cable and satellite providers, consumer electronics, automakers and music services.Metadata drives all product lines — all are based on data connectivity! We provide clients with a comprehensive global database of compositions, writers and publishers – linking compositions to recordings at scale using machine learning. Providing publishers, societies and entertainment services with essential reference data for rights management.
If you are interested in applying for this position, please include both your resume and a cover letter.
Job Type: Regular
Primary Location: Nieuwegein,Utrecht