Gracenote Schedule Editor, Norway in Amsterdam, Netherlands
Are you ready to revolutionize entertainment?
Be prepared to love what you do! Gracenote is the top provider of entertainment information, creating industry-leading databases of TV, movie, music and sports metadata for entertainment guides, applications and in car entertainment. Our technology serves billions of requests daily to hundreds of millions of devices around the world. Our customers include innovators like Apple, Twitter, Google, Spotify, M-GO and Hulu, top consumer electronics and cable companies such as Kabel Deutschland and Deutsche Telekom, as well as leading automotive manufacturers such as Ford and Toyota all over the world. Simply put, data provides you with an opportunity to impact the evolution of the entire entertainment industry.
We are presently looking for a Schedule Editor, Norway
ROLE: The Schedule Editor position performs editorial functions related to the ongoing development and creation of media databases and content, specifically in the audio-visual sphere. 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, etc.)
IN THIS ROLE YOU WILL:
• Acquire and record correct information regarding programs and TV listings from a variety of Norwegian channels and top content providers. • Analyse TV program schedules, assess network, syndicated and local TV program information in databases. • 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. • Maintain accurate database information and provide timely updating of listings information. • Ensure the accuracy of editorial listings, authenticity of program information and timely delivery to in-house personnel. • Analyse, develop and recommend solutions to editorial, communication and technical procedural and operational needs. • Ensure timely delivery of accurate and reliable information. • Initiate and maintain effective relationships with programming information providers. • Act as a customer service representative concerning product content and editorial policies. • Other duties as assigned.
FOR THIS ROLE WE ARE LOOKING FOR INDIVIDUALS WITH THE FOLLOWING REQUIREMENTS:
• Must be native Norwegian and have IMPECCABLE writing and verbal skills. The ability to commence ASAP is highly desirable. • Effective organizational, grammatical, analytical, spelling, writing and communication skills. • We are looking for a quality focused individual with 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. • Good knowledge of Norwegian television and VOD programming preferred. • Excellent Keyboarding skills expected. • Preferably with a background in journalism, copy writing or translation.
Our passion for music, TV, movies, and sports is at the heart of everything we do. But what really makes us tick is our people. From Emeryville to Sydney and Queensbury to Amsterdam, 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!
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