Europe / Germany / / Cologne
#: 75202-en_US / 75202
Editor – 75202
Gracenote – Germany Cologne, North Rhine-Westphal
POSITION: Editor, Germany
REPORTS TO: Team Lead
WORK LOCATION: Cologne, Germany
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 return path “big data.” Over the past 3 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 for the German market.
ROLE: Our TV and movie Editor performs 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 TV listings and the media sector in general. This person will be responsible for performing high-volume, complex manipulations on the entertainment information that forms the core of Gracenote’s media database, with special focus on creating and enhancing Top Content (Top Series, Top Movies, Keywords etc.).
Acquire and record correct information regarding programs and TV listings from a variety of German channels and top content providers.
Investigate, confirm and document questionable program content by consulting program information providers and others.
Consolidate data content and new program information in databases.
Edit and maintain TV listings information, create and curate information on movies and shows.
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.
Act as a customer service representative concerning product content and editorial policies.
Other duties as assigned.
Must be native or near-native German 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 German television and VOD 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 the 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!
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. Our team is made strong by a diversity of thoughts, experiences, skills, and backgrounds. You’ll enjoy working with smart, fun, curious colleagues, who are passionate about their work. Come be part of a team that motivates you to do your best work!
Job Type: Regular
Primary Location: Cologne,North Rhine-Westphal
Secondary Locations: , , ,