Project Employee, Content - EMEA

NBA EMEA
 
Location London, UK
Posted 22/03/2017
Closes 21/04/2017
Sector Federations & LOCs
Function Marketing & Communications
Contract Type Permanent
Hours Full Time
Salary Competitive
 

Job Description

Position Description: 

As a member of the NBA EMEA Content team, the Project Employee will support NBA EMEA's multiple business lines, with special focus on the NBA's global media distribution business. This is achieved by developing locally relevant content, engaging new fans in new ways and ultimately increasing content consumption.

Major Responsibilities: 

  • Work with the Global Media Distribution team in their support of NBA TV and digital partners
  • Work with the Global Partnerships team by developing content opportunities to maximize revenue and engagement
  • Work with the Marketing team to create and manage content initiatives which engage the local fanbase as well as attract new fans
  • Work with the Events and PR teams to create content solutions around local events (Global Games, grassroots, etc.)
  • Learn and understand all NBA content solutions such as NBA Sundays, NBA World, WSC, and the NBA Content Network and how they can be used to serve our partners

Required Experience & Knowledge: 

  • Understanding of local media market and/or content production & programming
  • Experience in developing creative content solutions for sports
  • Commitment to watch and review NBA Sundays on a weekly basis and provide feedback
  • Strong interest in NBA basketball and storytelling
  • Understanding of "millennials" audience needs and behavior
  • Highly responsive, with a creative mindset and a passion for the game
  • 2 years of programming and content management or sports management experience

Educational Background Required: 

  • Bachelor's degree required

NBA EMEA

The NBA’s entity that conducts the league’s business in Europe was formed in 1997 in Geneva, Switzerland. The NBA is committed to growing the sport, and stages regular-season games in partnership with FIBA, local federations and the Euroleague.

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