Media Research Analyst

Toronto, Ontario, Canada Media Analysis Full-time
Cision employs the brightest, most passionate people in the tech industry. We’d love for you to join our growing team! We invest in our people through training and professional development while supporting you along the way—all so you can meet your career goals. To us, the most important measure of our success is yours.

We’re currently looking for a Media Research Analyst to join the team. The ideal person for this role has an appreciation for leveraging data to achieve strategic goals and knows how to break down complex data into intelligible, actionable information. Cision provides a variety of services to clients, including daily news briefings, recurring monthly/quarterly reports, as well as one-off, ad-hoc reports.

Day in the life ….

  • Coordinate and execute on on-demand and on-going media services requests (clip books, coverage reports, research and analysis, etc.).
  • Monitor client performance, conduct data analysis as stipulated throughout each reporting period (weekly - quarterly).
  • Provide on-going quality control to ensure operational efficiency and use of industry-leading practices for client administration including but not limited to: creation of engaging charts and graphics to highlight performance, delivery of comprehensive, accurate and high-quality reports, manage correspondence and maintenance of client profile and guidelines.
  • Serve as a Subject Matter Expert and communicate report findings with clients during telephonic update meetings and answers queries as required.
  • Participate in training activities as required on a monthly and quarterly basis.


  • Experience in Communications, Media or Public Relations or a related education.
  • Working knowledge of MS Office Suite is required, including Excel and PowerPoint.
  • Ideally 1-2 years combined working in the communications, media analysis, or research field.
  • Client services experiences preferred.
  • In-depth knowledge of current trends, practices and techniques in media analysis in both traditional and modern media formats, i.e. print, broadcast and online, including social media.
  • In-depth knowledge of diverse report production / writing applications (i.e. quantitative and qualitative findings).
  • Readily adapts to new technology, tools and systems. Advanced problem solving and analytical skills.
  • Advanced listening and verbal communication skills to understand client requirements or problems and responds clearly and concisely.
  • Strong organizational skills and ability to prioritize and multi-task several requests in a dynamic fast-paced environment.

Why join us?

  • Medical, dental, vision
  • Flexible PTO and work arrangements
  • Community day for volunteering
  • RRSP matching
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