The Content and Media team is part of Gracenote, a Nielsen company. It provides entertainment metadata, content IDs and related offerings to the world’s leading creators, distributors and platforms. Gracenote technology enables advanced content navigation and discovery capabilities so consumers can easily connect to the TV shows, movies, music and sports they love while delivering powerful content analytics making complex business decisions simpler.
Gracenote is an entertainment data and technology provider powering the world’s top music services, automakers, cable and satellite operators, and consumer electronics companies. At its core, Gracenote helps people find, discover and connect with the entertainment they love. Daily, Gracenote processes 35 billion rows of data and is quickly becoming a world-leader in the return path of “big data.” Over the past three years, the company has grown to more than 2000 employees in 17 countries, including over 600 of the world’s top engineers with a passion for music, video, sports, and entertainment technology. Founded in 1998, Gracenote is one of America’s most iconic and respected media companies.  
We are currently looking for an Editor to join our team working on streaming video content.
ROLE: Our Editors perform editorial functions related to the ongoing development and creation of media databases and content, specifically in the audiovisual sphere. The ideal candidate loves movies and series, is familiar and up to date with the media sector in general. This person will be responsible for analyzing and applying keywords to video content, as well as performing high-volume, complex manipulations on the entertainment information that forms the core of Gracenote’s media database.

    • Consolidate data content and new program information in databases.
    • Edit, create and curate information on movies and shows. 
    • Apply keywords to video content – movies and TV shows.
    • Acquire and record correct information regarding programs from a variety of video catalogs and top content providers.
    • Investigate, confirm and document questionable program content by consulting program information providers and others.
    • Maintain accurate database information and provide timely updating of listings information.
    • Ensure the accuracy of editorial content, authenticity of program information and timely delivery to in-house personnel.
    • Analyze, develop and recommend solutions to editorial, communication and technical procedural and operational needs.
    • Other duties as assigned.

    • Must be native or near-native French speaker and have IMPECCABLE writing and verbal skills.
    • The ability to commence asap is highly desirable.
    • Effective writing, grammatical, organizational, analytical, and communication skills.
    • Preferably with a background in journalism, copy writing or translation.
    • Good knowledge of French television and OTT programming preferred, and most importantly a love for movies. 
    • We are looking for a quality focused individual with a high level of attention to detail.
    • Must be able to work accurately under deadline and willing to work outside regular business hours.
    • Windows proficiency and/or experience using other computer software and databases with excellent keyboarding skills.
    • Excellent Keyboarding skills expected.
Our passion for music, TV and sports is at the heart of everything we do. But what really makes us tick is our people. From Emeryville to Tokyo and Queensbury to Copenhagen, we are building a team that’s going to disrupt the digital universe. This starts by creating a workplace where all things entertainment are celebrated and innovation can come from anyone. If you are interested in being mission critical and on the leading edge of global entertainment technology then please contact us today!
Nielsen is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability status, age, marital status, protected veteran status or any other protected class
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