Media Business Insight | Broadcast Intelligence – Freelancer
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Broadcast Intelligence – Freelancer


Job type: Full time, One Month Contract
Location: Remote & Caledonian Road
Reporting to: Senior Media Researcher
Hours: 37.5
About Media Business Insight

Media Business Insight Limited (MBI) is based in North London and owns a unique portfolio of leading multichannel subscription-based brands, offering content and insight to key decision-makers and creatives in the media industry across TV, advertising, film and marketing services.

MBI brands area:  Broadcast, Screen International, KFTV, The knowledge, Production intelligence and ALF Business Development.


Our values
We’re all in this together!

Customer Focus – Our customers are at the heart of our business.

Passion – We embrace teamwork, promote creativity and work towards a common goal of success.

Honesty – We are committed to open and transparent communication.

Expertise – We work hard to become experts in our specialist disciplines and fields.

Innovation – We encourage creativity to maintain our position as market leader.


Job description

A great opportunity for a researcher in the television industry looking to fill a freelancing gap, a data journalist or analyst looking for some experience. A basic knowledge of the television industry is required for this role. This is a month-long position.


Job Duties & Responsibilities

In the role you will be expected to support the team by carrying out a range of data input and data cleaning tasks. These will include:

  • Researching television productions for Broadcast’s Programme Index for UK, US and streaming channels. This will consist of inputting programme details to the CMS, ensuring all entries are accurate and complete using via desk research and press communications.
  • Updating broadcaster bios for UK, US and SVoD channels such as Channel 4, ITV and Netflix.
  • Researching and updating the commissioning structures to reflect staff hierarchies at the broadcasters.
  • Data cleaning existing entries within the CMS to sustain a robust data set
  • Back filling programming for Netflix’s original programming
Person Specification
  • Basic knowledge of the television industry
  • Professional and confident telephone manner
  • Proactive, and a positive team player


Why work for MBI?

Media Business Insight is a great place to develop your career. MBI staff are hugely passionate about their brands and what they do. They are hardworking, effective and expert professionals who provide trusted and essential services.

We look forward to working with you!


How to apply

Please send your CV and cover letter to: 

The subject of the email needs to clearly state the job title of the vacancy.

Candidates will be responded to when they apply, and any adverts will be removed when the role has been filled. If you are interested, please apply immediately to avoid disappointment.

Closing date: 12th March