London - North




Commercial & Distribution Analyst – L4280

A key analyst vacancy at a major broadcaster, involving identifying opportunities and trends, supporting negotiations and presenting strategic recommendations to improve business function.


Our client is a major broadcasting company with a range of highly popular brands.


You’ll play a crucial role in the commercial and content distribution team, working closely with a range of staff to solve market and commercial issues by employing structured thinking and analysis.

Key Responsibilities -  

  • Identify opportunities, trends and issues across the business, and provide support to negotiations, including deal analysis and modelling.
  • Support the SVP / VP with creation and presentation of business models, ad hoc reports, insight and strategic recommendations to senior executives and stakeholders.
  • Collaborate with content distribution teams to gather local perspectives / share strategies and ensure strategic alignment.
  • Proactively seek trends and new insights from all data and use this to inform key business recommendations.
  • Effectively manage stakeholder relationships across the content distribution group.


With extensive experience as an analyst in the media, broadcasting and entertainment industries, you will have a strong knowledge of TV Sales and TV Distribution.

You will  be proficient with Microsoft Office programs, particularly Excel and PowerPoint, alongside a transferrable analytical insight and problem solving skill-set.

Lastly, you’ll have a solid financial acumen and the ability to analyse data, build business cases and construct practical conclusions / recommendations.

A detailed understanding of the digital landscape is crucial for this role.


An attractive salary is available to the successful candidate.

If your skills & experience fit the above requirements and you would like to take the next step, please apply online attaching your CV in WORD format.

What to EXPECT 

  • Searchlight only advertises active roles.
  • Your details will be sent directly to the Consultant who is handling this role.
  • Our objective is to respond to all applications within 14 days unless otherwise stated.

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