STAR Senior Executive-Programming Strategy& Insights

Job Number: R10005276
Brand: Star
Job Type: Business Analysis & Research
Location: Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
Job Posting Date: December 20, 2018
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Star India has defined the Indian media landscape for over two decades and today is one of the country’s leading media conglomerates, reaching approximately 650 million viewers a month across India and more than 100 other countries. Star generates 20,000 hours of content every year and broadcasts 40+ channels in 8 different languages, reaching 9 out of 10 C&S TV homes in India. The network’s entertainment channel portfolio includes Star Gold, Channel V, Star World, Star Movies, Star Utsav, Life OK, Movies OK and Star Plus, India's No. 1 Hindi General Entertainment Channel. It has a leading presence in regional broadcasting as well, through a bouquet of affiliate channels which includes Star Jalsha, Jalsha Movies, Star Pravah, Asianet, Asianet Plus, Suvarna, Suvarna Plus, Vijay and now Maa. It is also present in the Indian movie production and distribution space through Fox Star Studios, an affiliate joint venture company.



  • Track and improve performance of Channel based on insights from data analysis
  • Quantitative Analysis and Strategic planning using BARC Data, AdvantEdge for FPC planning and Promo Planning
  • Getting studies actioned and giving Content Team insights based on the studies conducted
  • Maintain a strong internal relationship with Programming, Marketing to aid business


  • Using statistical techniques to interpret data, analyse results and provide insights
  • Proactively identify business opportunities & possible potential challenges and work towards mitigating it.
  • Work collaboratively with all stakeholders to successfully meet objectives
  • Locate and define new process improvement opportunities


  • Ability to deliver on strict timelines
  • Quality of analysis & insights generated


  • 2+ years of experience in data analytics
  • BS in Mathematics, Economics, Computer Science or Statistics
  • Knowledge of statistical tools required; comfort with numbers is a prerequisite
  • Knowledge of SQL, MySQL and R is desired
  • Basic Knowledge of Excel & Power-point


  • Strong Analytical skills [statistics] with ability to analyse and disseminate significant amounts of information with attention to detail and accuracy
  • Ability to think long term & short term
  • Excellent Communication & Presentation Skills
  • Understanding Data Analytics techniques
  • Proactive, highly result oriented
  • Self-motivated, Self-Driven 


  • Enthusiastic and self-driven
  • Should have a sense of responsibility and passion to support the channel efforts with relevant,
  • Should be a team player
  • Excellent problem solving skills
  • Proactive, willing to use initiative

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. We will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories consistent with applicable law.

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