National Basketball Association Recruitment 2022

National Basketball Association Recruitment – National Basketball Association is seeking the services of both graduates and experienced job seekers to fill the vacant positions in their organization.

Apply for the ongoing National Basketball Association Recruitment 2022. See the 3 job positions, descriptions, eligibility, and how to apply.

The National Basketball Association (NBA) is passionate about growing and celebrating the game of basketball. Through the intensity of the game and the amazing athletic skill of our players, we deliver excitement to hundreds of millions of fans around the world.

As a global sports and media business, the NBA is so much more. While Basketball Operations runs the league’s on-court activities, other departments manage relationships with television and digital media partners, develop marketing partnerships with some of the world’s most recognizable companies, oversee the licensing of NBA merchandise, and handle a wide range of responsibilities that drive the NBA’s success.

We are recruiting to fill the following positions below:

1.) Marketing & Communications Lead

Location: Lagos

Requirements
Education:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Marketing, Business Management, Sports Management and/or relevant field of study.

Required Skills / Knowledge:

  • Minimum of 8 years of marketing experience, Minimum of 2 years of leadership/management experience.
  • Exceptional analytical, problem-solving and critical thinking skills.
  • Experience leading multi-channel marketing campaigns with expert knowledge across social media, digital advertising, and PR.
  • Ability to be flexible & adaptive is a must.
  • Strategic thinker, able to shape, develop and execute the strategy of NBA Africa.
  • Advanced knowledge of advertising and media effectiveness measurement approaches.
  • Experience building relationships with personalities and influencers.
  • Good knowledge of basketball, NBA, and the BAL. Sports landscape knowledge is a plus.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Exceptional writing and communication skills.
  • Strong presentation, planning, and analytical skills.
  • Proactive, thorough, intellectually curious, detail-oriented and highly organized.
  • A passion for understanding consumer behaviour.
  • Marketing knowledge and experience in sports/and or/fashion/lifestyle categories a plus.
  • Storytelling ability using a range of platforms.
  • Ability to multitask and complete work on time in a fast-paced environment.
  • Strong MS Office skills including Word, Excel, and PowerPoint
  • Exceptional stakeholder management skills
  • Conversational or Business French is a plus.

Application Closing Date
Not Specified.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should:
Click here to apply online

2.) Business Services Management Officer

Location: Lagos

Educational Background Required

  • Bachelor’s Degree (B.A.) is preferred

Experience Needed:

  • 3-5 years of administrative experience, preferably supporting an executive or senior leader office, management experience a plus

Required Skills / Knowledge:

  • Superior organizational and administrative skills
  • Ability to multitask, juggle workloads and meet deadlines.
  • First class attention to detail
  • Articulate, confident communicator, able to deal effectively with clients, management, and staff at all levels
  • Positive attitude and a friendly demeanor
  • High degree of personal integrity and honesty
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills; strong editing and proof reading abilities
  • High level of integrity, be able to use own initiative and have a flexible approach
  • Proven time management skills, with an ability to effectively establish and execute priorities in a dynamic and changing environment
  • Professional temperament, including the ability to remain calm under difficult circumstances
  • Ability to deal effectively with individuals at all levels
  • Must be able to work independently on own initiative with minimal direction at times
  • Sound business judgment, including the ability to handle sensitive and highly confidential information
  • Solid team player with a strong customer service focus
  • Extensive digital acumen, including MS Word, MS Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook

Application Closing Date
Not Specified.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should:
Click here to apply online

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3.) Basketball Operations Lead

Location: Lagos

 Educational Background Required

  • Bachelor’s Degree required, Sports Management, a plus

Experience Needed:

  • A minimum of 7 years elite basketball coaching experience with extensive experience in coaching youth players and past playing experience, a plus.
  • A business management experience is a plus In-depth knowledge of the game of basketball throughout Africa, with special focus in Nigeria and internationally Experience in creating, planning, and executing all aspects of basketball development programs (youth/elite clinics, coaching clinics, camps, seminars, grassroots, etc).
  • Ability to develop creative solutions which will meet the objectives of prospective partners.

Required Skills / Knowledge:

  • Business level fluency in the English language required.
  • Additional language skills, a plus Strong ability to deliver in-person and virtual coaching to elite youth players and coaches.
  • Deep knowledge of the NBA Nigeria international business and sports operations.
  • Strong project-management and event management skills, with a demonstrated ability to effectively manage multiple projects Foundational knowledge of Marketing, TV & Digital Sales, Merchandising, Sponsorships, and Communications.
  • A thorough understanding of the Nigeria sports landscape and the local culture.
  • Working knowledge of the game of basketball, including current FIBA and NBA rules and regulations.
  • Strong business acumen with a demonstrated computer proficiency (Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint) and ability to learn new computer programs.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication, written and presentation skills.
  • Ability to work in a team environment and across all business lines within the organization.
  • Position will require significant international travel.
  • Team-oriented mindset A passion for basketball Strong business acumen
  • Established relationships with scouts across Nigeria a plus.

Application Closing Date
Not Specified.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should:
Click here to apply online