NBA Jobs & Careers

There's no American sport that can claim a worldwide audience like basketball. Specifically, NBA basketball has become a major player in the international sports scene, so that means that there are a plethora of NBA jobs available for highly qualified people that love basketball.

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Of course, the NBA is a vast organization – any organization that has 30 affiliates along with D-League and WNBA franchises is certainly flush with jobs. Jobs in Sports is the resource that gets you to the most NBA job openings. When applying for these jobs, it is important that you have all your information ready and that your resume is completely updated and tailored specifically to the position for which you are applying. When you are looking for NBA team jobs, it is imperative, because of the high level of competition, that you have all your qualifications lined up, and this site helps you with that.

No matter whether you want to work for a prestigious team in Boston or a newer team in Oklahoma City, you have the tool you need with to get yourself shortlisted for the best NBA careers that will literally and figuratively take you around the world.

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There are plenty of NBA job opportunities on the site, so it is in your best interest to get your qualifications set. Because the NBA is such an international league one of the fields that is in high demand is marketing and public relations. With the league doing such a fantastic job of marketing its stars throughout the world, you will have plenty of opportunities to experience world cultures as you travel in one of many possible NBA jobs.

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Jobs in Sports is the best place on the internet to get the best access to available jobs in the NBA. Regardless of what you want to do and where you want to do it, when you use the site, you will get the best chance to get on the floor.

Frequently Asked Questions

To get a job in the NBA, you must distinguish yourself from other prospective employees. There are thousands of applications that are reviewed daily for jobs in the NBA, so it is important to stand out. Make sure you have experience under your belt as it is a key factor in scoring a job in the NBA. Consider applying for internships working for your local basketball teams and other sports organizations in your area. Networking and creating valuable connections with individuals with similar goals is crucial to your success. Internships have the potential to turn into full-time job opportunities, so take advantage.

Employees in the NBA, on average, earn about $55,000 per year. The highest paying job in the NBA is a Senior Manager, which typically pays $111,000 annually, while the lowest paying job is a Sales Associate at $25,000 a year.

The NBA offers jobs ranging from entry-level to professional.

The NBA offers a variety of entry-level jobs. Here are some of the most popular:

  • NBA Assistant Box Office Manager

    As an Assistant Box Office Manager, you will need to be responsible for selling and maintaining ticket sales. A Bachelor’s degree is required.

  • NBA Event Coordinator

    An Event Coordinator helps with arranging transportation, making schedules, and makes sure all the equipment for the games are in working order. A degree in Hospitality Management and some event experience is required.

  • NBA Marketing and Promotions Assistant

    Being a Marketing and Promotions Assistant could be the perfect jump to start your career in the NBA. Duties include maintaining the websites content, media content highlights, and promotional materials. This position requires a degree in Marketing, Journalism, or Public Relations.

To land a job in the NBA, you typically need a minimum of five years of experience in this field. There are plenty of opportunities online to find work as long as you are qualified.

Some common Sports Management positions include:

  • Business Development
  • Coaching
  • Financial Management
  • Personnel Management
  • Public Relations
  • Scouting

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