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Branded Attractions Internship / Pro Sports

National Basketball Association

Position Description:

At NBA China , the Internship Program is not only an opportunity for us to identify future talents, but also a meaningful experience for these young talents to learn and grow here at an early stage. In t his 8 Weeks ( Ju ly 4 - August 31) summer program , in terns will have the opportunity to participate in a series of events and activities that provide exposure to the varied facets of the NBA business.

Major Responsibilities:

At NBAChina, the Internship Program is an 8-Week (July 4- August 31) full-time program that enhances students' work experience by bridging the gap between the academic environment and a future work environment. Interns learn the business of basketball off the court and behind-the-scenes of a global sports organization through direct exposure to NBA executives. Interns will contribute to our efforts to be the world's most successful and respected sports league.

Intern placements are based on current business needs, as well as the candidate's interest and relevant experience. All positions are located at the NBA League offices in Beijing or Shanghai. Assignment areas may include:

Branded Attractions

NBA China's Branded Attractions department oversees the development, operation and licensing of NBA-themed leisure and entertainment venues throughout greater China and manages relationships with partners of NBA-themed venues including NBA-partner arenas. NBA Branded Attractions are designed to bring our game out of the arena and to our fans around the worldand could include anything from a pop-up NBA experience to an NBA-themed bar and restaurant(such as the NBA Café in Manila or Barcelona) to NBA-themed rides or sections of major theme parks. At present, NBA China Branded Attractions include a self-owned and operated NBA-themed children's playground, NBA Playzone, located in Shanghai, and a large format fitness andlifestyle center, NBA Center opening outside of Beijing in 2017.

One of the highlights of the program is the Intern Think Tank Project - an opportunity for the interns to work in groups on an NBA-specific business case under the guidance of an NBA project mentor, culminating in a final presentation to the host department and other NBA China executives across the business.

Required Experience & Knowledge:

To qualify for the Intern Program, students must be either (a) registered in a fulltime undergraduate college or university and at the 3rd year to graduate in 2019 OR (b) graduate students between their first and second year. Interns must be able to work full time hours, Monday through Friday, exactly from July 4 to August 31, 2018. All students must have a legal right to live and work in China, in good academic standing and have basic computer skills as well as acceptable written and verbal communication skills in both Chinese and English.

Educational Background Required:

Full time undergraduate or postgraduate students to graduate in 2019.

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