Executive Apprentice with NBA League Office in New York, NY

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Position Summary
During the three-month program, each Apprentice will gain exposure to one or two departments. Department immersions are based on the individual development needs and career interests of each participant. Apprentices will learn the fundamental workings of each department they’re aligned to, while contributing to team projects, high priority deliverables and time sensitive assignments along the way. They’ll additionally have the opportunity to meet with senior leadership to obtain a better understanding of the league’s strategic initiatives.
Players can consider department experiences ranging from the concentrations listed below:
  • Creativity and Innovation – Marketing
  • Strategy & Finance Operations – Global Strategy
  • Entertainment, Events, Broadcasting and Media – Content
  • Team Consultations – Team Marketing Business Operations
  • Sales, Brand Integrity, and Relationships – Global Marketing Partnerships
  • Youth, Community & Player Engagement – Social Responsibility & Player Programs
  • Global Grassroots Basketball – International Basketball Operations
  • Multitasking in a fast pace R&D climate – NBA G League
  • Fundamentals of Refereeing – Referee Operations
  • Growing the Women’s League – WNBA
  •  Former NBA, WNBA and G League players
  •  Three-month program based in NBA League Office
Major Responsibilities
  • Follow development curriculum, including completion of all required business acumen training sessions and core competency learning modules
  • Prepare reports, projects and presentations to executive leadership as required
  • Work with assigned department(s) on project deliverables
  • Join meetings and conference calls to provide input to department initiatives
  • Attend games and marquee league events such as All-Star, Draft Combine, and Summer League
  • Ability to relocate to the New York City area for duration of the program
  • Bachelor’s Degree (or is near completion)

Job Questions:

  1. How did you hear about this job?

  2. Are you a former NBA, WNBA or NBA G League player? Yes/No

  3. Can you relocate to New York City for three months during the program?

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