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REQ ID:  5374

New York, New York, US, 10022

At the NBA, we’re 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.


Position Summary: We're hiring a Recruiter to join our talented Recruiting team! This role will participate in the delivery of end-to-end recruitment operations and performance, strengthening the overall talent pipeline of best-in-class, disruptive and diverse talent at the NBA. The Recruiter will report to the Recruitment Team Lead and assist in the build of the recruitment strategy while also work on recruiting related projects.


Major Responsibilities:


  • Manage full life-cycle recruiting for critical roles within assigned business groups 
  • Build and cultivate strong relationships with client groups by understanding business objectives and providing solutions to talent needs 
  • Collaborate with your recruiting peers and the extended HR team to contribute to the overall talent acquisition strategy 
  • Collaborate with hiring managers to reinforce and improve the recruitment process; provide ongoing coaching and development
  • Maintain an excellent relationship with internal and external vendors to ensure achievement of recruitment goals
  • Support Head of Talent Acquisition with strategic recruitment initiatives and other ad-hoc projects
  • Identify process improvement opportunities and champion streamlined practices, workflows, and metrics
  • Provide mentorship, guidance and coaching to junior level recruiters and coordinators


Required Skills/Knowledge:


  • 5-7 years' experience leading professional/exempt focused recruiting teams for high-change, high-growth companies 
  • Demonstrated success in building out, leading or managing teams of high-performing individuals preferred
  • Successful track record of recruiting for a variety of roles, levels, and functions (experience recruiting for tech and senior roles is a big-time bonus)
  • Process-oriented, data and metrics-driven
  • Comfortable rolling up your sleeves to get things done in tandem with participating in deeply complex strategy discussions



  • Bachelor's degree preferred or equivalent work experience


We Consider Applicants For All Positions On The Basis Of Merit, Qualifications And Business Needs, And Without Regard To Race, Color, National Origin, Religion, Sex, Gender Identity, Age, Disability, Alienage Or Citizenship Status, Ancestry, Marital Status, Creed, Genetic Predisposition Or Carrier Status, Sexual Orientation, Veteran Status, Familial Status, Status As A Victim Of Domestic Violence Or Any Other Status Or Characteristic Protected By Applicable Federal, State, Or Local Law.

Nearest Major Market: Manhattan
Nearest Secondary Market: New York City

Job Segment: Recruiting, Business Process, Human Resources, Management