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Media Analysts gather and interpret data for various organizations and are often specialized in researching a particular topic. Based on our collection of resume samples, essential duties of a Media Analyst are collecting public information, preparing reports, finding data relevant to the organization they are working for, monitoring international affairs, and reading press reports. The ideal candidate showcases in his or her resume excellent research and analysis skills, attention to detail, accuracy, time management, and computer competencies. Most employers require a Bachelor's or Master's Degree in a relevant field.

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1

Media Buyer / Media Analyst

Reviewed current newspaper advertising distribution and determined the most effective and efficient improvements.

  • Recommended changes to the newspaper advertising distribution that saved client JCPenney more than $5 million.
  • Presented market findings and media recommendations to corporate media managers.
  • Successfully negotiated more than 300 newspaper contracts saving client JCPenney more than $4 million.
  • Maintained and fostered media relationships.
Candidate Info
3
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BA
Communication / Advertising
MA
Communication / Public Relations
2

Freelance Social Media Analyst

Reviewed content across 14 Cartoon Network Facebook show pages, such as Adventure Time and Looney Tunes, with management up to 10 million fans. Prepared monthly and quarterly reports. Facilitated monthly presentations to client, showcasing content testing and optimization tactics, such as effective times to post, best media type and engagement rate.

  • Analyzed content performance and provided recommendations for client based on Facebook insights, enhancing engagement by 67%.
  • Developed methodology using Excel to track community growth and engagement across each page.
  • Grew Cartoon Network brand %, equaling two million fans in six months, based on recommendations and content discoveries.
Candidate Info
3
years in
workforce
1
month
at this job
Business Studies
Business Studies
3

Pro Bono Social Media Analyst and Researcher

Analyzed the organization's current use of social media and created thorough social media plan per the results. Included best practices for fundraising and creating awareness of the organization and its issues online. Presented findings to executives at the organization.

  • Corresponded with media to attend and cover a sex trafficking forum featuring The New York Times' Nicholas Kristof
  • Evaluated sex trafficking awareness among New York City residents and employees for graduate school thesis
  • Created and executed corporate social media plan, focusing on the company website, e-newsletter and Twitter account
  • Drafted materials on behalf of pharmaceutical clients and researched industry speaking opportunities for executives
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BS
Communication
MS
Public Relations And Corporate Communication
4

Remote Digital Media Analyst

Analyzed monthly client performance against competitors in social media and conducted pressroom analysis using Google Analytics to track ROIs.

  • Provided strategic counsel and specific program recommendations based on opportunities and trends discovered through research.
  • Developed comprehensive quarterly reports on public relations performance in both traditional and internet media using Sprout Social.
  • Assisted with implementation of specific programs and provide measurement and analysis for post-campaign results presentation.
  • Trained client corporate communications team on using various insight social media monitoring services and counseled on current practices in measuring online campaign performance.
  • Monitored trends in social media and wrote email alerts to highlight industry impact and opportunities for senior executives.
Candidate Info
12
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
BA
Graphic Design
5

Foreign Media Analyst/ Pakistan Analyst/ Urdu Linguist

Conducted daily news monitoring of Urdu and English-language media in Pakistan to gauge political and public sentiment as it pertains to the missions of both U.S. Central Command and U.S. Strategic Command. Conducted key communicator analysis to determine the identity, leanings, and target audiences of individuals who are considered significant contributors to or influencers of foreign media sources. Acted as an editor for team of linguists; editing colleagues' products for grammar, content, style, and formatting.

  • Oversaw media-mapping operations to determine pertinent media sources and their leanings
  • Researched and analyzed AOR issues relevant to strategic planning in both Urdu and English outlets
  • Provided in-depth assessments of trends in local Pakistani media outlets on various topics, including politics, economy, militancy, extremism, as well providing cultural and religious context
  • Authored several daily "Media Analysis Reports" for U.S., NATO, and International Security Assistance Force (ISAF) in Afghanistan
  • Contributed, compiled, and edited "Daily Media Summary & Assessment Report"
  • Compiled and edited multiple CENTCOM-wide reports for all Central Command region countries
  • Produced ad-hoc special reports on areas of interest for clients
Candidate Info
3
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BA
Government / International Politics
MA
Global Affairs
6

Web Intern and Social Media Analyst

[company name] is a comprehensive Jesuit University located in the heart of Silicon Valley with over 5,800 students.

  • Collaborated with the marketing team with social media efforts on the Facebook Brand Page through execution of content marketing campaigns. Result was a 50% increase in page likes and Undergraduate Admissions claimed increase in college applications.
  • Project managed [company name] webpages using the CommonSpot Content Management System and HTML / CSS.
  • Assisted with the organization and creation of the [company name] Jesuit School of Theology website by creating the site hierarchy, managing images and inserting content.
  • Collaborated across departments, the Justice in the Arts Initiative (JAI) and the College of Arts and Sciences, on creating and completing website redesigns.
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
BS
Management Information Systems
7

Russia/belarus Foreign Media Analyst

As part of US STRATCOM Foreign Media Analysis program, conducted research in Russian, Belarusian, Ukrainian, Georgian, and English to support the preparation of periodic and ad hoc analysis products based on open source media from Russia and other Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS) countries as needed.

  • Monitored Russian and Belarusian outlets according to pre-set objectives relevant to USSTRATCOM's Global War on Terror and Strategic Communications planning, delivering reports that summarize and analyze press outlets' coverage on domestic stability and governance, regional relations and stability, terrorism and extremism, global deterrence, energy and economic security, US/Coalition military operations and diplomacy, narcotics and other transnational crimes, and natural/biological security threats.
  • Conducted research on Russian, Belarusian, Ukrainian, and other media to determine key foreign communicators, their leanings, and target audiences and compile and edit corresponding reports for Russia and the rest of the EUCOM team.
  • Monitored breaking world news and wrote daily reports to support STRATCOM's widely read news alert product.
  • Supported the office of the Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff (CJCS) with cutting edge analysis related to EUCOM priorities by monitoring and evaluating regional affairs within AOR.
  • Supervised completion and final editing for STRATCOM and Key Communicators reports for the EUCOM team.
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
5
years
at this job
BA
International Affairs
MA
Area
MA
International Trade And Investment Policy
8

Media Analyst

Delegated proposals to staff and ensured deadlines were met.

  • Analyzed buys for maximum efficiencies using reference guides, online audit tools and contracted rates to secure firm programs at the lowest cost.
  • Issued insertion orders, approved rates and confirmed drops for multiple publications weekly.
  • Resolved billing discrepancies with newspapers.
Candidate Info
6
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BA
Communications
9

Command Media Analyst

  • Program Management Lead for the External Tank Program Common Integrated Processes System.
  • Responsible for developing and maintaining the policies and procedures to achieve greater operations efficiency, utilizing electronic publishing technology in accordance with company standards.
  • Developed, analyzed, reviewed and controlled all forms used by Michoud Operations.
  • Created database and electronic forms used for Common Integrated Processes System Help Desk.
  • Produced graphic presentations for weekly program meetings.
Candidate Info
43
years in
workforce
10
years
at this job
10

Social Media Analyst

  • Lead the complete new business development process from initial conversations to project kick-off for 2K Games.
  • Delivered first Facebook Content Management System (CMS) Sweepstakes application to client end of 2013, first project of its kind for MZUS.
  • Managed all day-to-day social initiatives in 2012 and 2013 for CentruyLink Enterprise, taking advantage of $300k yearly management budget, exceeded 11 of 14 stretch goals in 2013 leading to renewal and expansion of the program in 2014.
  • Account Manager for Samsung Phone's social support marketing, including: social reporting/analysis, monitoring social buzz and market sentiment surrounding consumer products (launches/updates).
  • Led the training of 3 part-time team members and 2 full-time team members to allow agility in the delivery of crisis reporting.
  • Exceeded the client’s expectations in 2011, 2012, 2013 leading to contractual renewals every year, making it one of MZUS’s oldest clients.
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BS
Corporate Communication

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