You monitor the Olympic Movement in both social and traditional media across geographies and languages and provide insights that inform the IOC’s communications and reputation strategy. You also provide team leadership and direction for the overall media intelligence strategy and implementation.

Main responsibilities

Provide through leadership and direction for the overall media intelligence strategy and implementation while playing an active role in the daily operations and the delivery of the products.

Daily Operations

  • Monitor the Olympic Movement in both social and traditional media across regions and languages.
  • Identify and select relevant articles, blogs and posts covering news on the Olympic Movement.
  • Compile daily newsletters of relevant news stories and trends to be sent to internal stakeholders.
  • Alert and brief stakeholders on potential issues and other relevant topics.
  • Deliver news briefings in daily Corporate Communications and Public Affairs Department meetings.
  • Produce quantitative and qualitative analyses, including summaries of key messages, context, tonality, geographical spread, etc.
  • Support the teams dealing with stakeholder engagement and crisis communication situations.
  • Prepare ad-hoc requests and deep-dive reports, combining various sources of information, on specific themes or campaigns.
  • Answer urgent information requests about specific topics in a timely manner.

Team & Strategy

  • Lead the team to identify and support both social and traditional media monitoring needs.
  • Manage the Media Monitoring unit as a competency center for the whole organisation.
  • Work closely with the Media Relations’ team to identify needs and provide optimal support.
  • Increase level of storytelling and deliver clear insights to inform meaningful decision-making.
  • Develop impactful reports and presentations to communicate key information and results.
  • Collaborate with internal technology teams and vendors to deliver tools and system solutions.
  • Enable the IOC to operate at the edge of media intelligence and push the boundaries through continuous innovation to drive knowledge, accuracy and efficiency.
  • Build on the positive and collaborative team culture.
  • Manage and coach the Media Monitoring team (3 direct reports).

Our requirements

  • University education or equivalent.
  • Experience in media intelligence and corporate communications.
  • Fluency in English, with excellent command of at least one additional language such as French, German, Spanish, Italian required, additional languages would be an asset.
  • Excellent writing and communication skills with the ability to thrive in a fast-paced, team-oriented environment.
  • Thorough understanding of the main social media platforms and how content is measured on them.
  • Detail-oriented with strong analytical skills.
  • Ability to interpret data to help inform content production, audience development and business decisions.
  • Clear presentation skills, comfortable briefing senior stakeholders and management.
  • Good knowledge of the global media landscape.
  • Speed and accuracy in carrying out tasks.
  • Work experience in an international, multicultural and multilingual environment.
  • Interest in sport and news from around the world.

Come and join an organisation where the spirit of inclusion, gender equality and diversity is embedded in its DNA and which focuses on what unites us – a passion for sport and its values. Work in a flexible and rewarding environment which offers competitive employee benefits and numerous incentives to live a sustainable, healthy and active life. By joining us, you become part of the Olympic Movement and help to build a better world through sport. You will have the opportunity to work with people of more than 70 nationalities.

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