Work in Sports Newsletter vol 29

Introducing Talent Network- a revolutionary way to find your next job in sports

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To start, we are excited to introduce Talent Network- a better way for passive and active candidates to have conversations with organizations in sports looking to hire top talent! With Talent Network, you control the conversation AND have the ability to stay anonymous. Read more below!

For the rest of the newsletter, we have an exciting featured job from Fanatics in their Betting/Gaming division. We also break down the San Francisco 49ers from a hiring perspective (13 openings!) and have top jobs from the Miami Dolphins, Chicago White Sox, Atlanta Falcons, Detroit Lions, and more.

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Introducing: Talent Network

Talent Network is the #1 way for passive or active job seekers to have conversations with companies looking for talent- 100% on your terms.

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  • Curated intro requests from industry-leading organizations in sports

  • Ability to stay anonymous

  • No reach outs without your approval

We are putting the power of job seeking back in your hands! Even if you aren’t actively looking for a job now, joining the talent pool is a great way to get notified by companies who might be looking for someone like you- BEFORE they post a job.

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Weekly Jobs Recap

Top Jobs viewed last week on Openly Jobs

  1. Digital Marketing Manager @ Chicago White Sox (view here)

  2. Manager, Partnership Sales @ San Francisco 49ers (view here)

  3. Senior Video Producer @ Atlanta Falcons (view here)

  4. Podcast Ad Operations Associate @ The Athletic (view here)

  5. Senior Creative Director @ Oura Ring (view here)

Top NEW jobs on Openly Job

  1. Manager, Marketing Stragegy @ Miami Dolphins (view here)

  2. Director, Marketing Operations @ Peloton (view here)

  3. Website Analytics Analyst @ Fanatics (view here)

  4. Premium Partnership Sales Manager @ Detroit Lions (view here)

  5. Head of Engineering @ FightCamp (view here)

Top Categories on Openly Jobs

  1. Marketing - 42 openings

  2. Creative/Design- 38 openings

  3. Sales - 34 openings

  4. IT - 35 openings

  5. Social Media - 17 openings

Organization Hiring Profile

Organization: San Francisco 49ers
League: NFL
Location: Santa Clara, CA
# of Openings: 13
# of Employees: 704
Category of open roles: Operations/Events, Analytics, IT, Finance, Partnerships, Content, Sales
Featured Job: Coordinator, Stadium Logistics: Apply Below!


Featured Job of the Week

Product Manager

Company: Fanatics
Industry: eCommerce, Betting/Gambling
Location: New York, NY
Overview: Fanatics Betting & Gaming (FBG) is looking for Product Managers to build and scale sports betting, online casino, and entertainment related products across its iOS, Android, and Desktop app that FBG will bring to market. The Product Manager will work on building user stories, product requirements, roadmap priorities, and data-driven product features to create a best-in-class sports betting and gaming product experience for users.

  • Think through and articulate user flows, edge-cases and user journeys that produce unparalleled product quality and experiences for users

  • Work with UI/UX and engineering teams to build elegant and beautiful digitally native app experiences across iOS, Android, and WWW

  • Work closely with marketing, analytics, UI/UX, and Operations to understand user preferences and product successes and failures; synthesize and integrate these learnings into feature decisions on the product roadmap

Why we like it?

We all know Fanatics as the eCommerce giant that seems to be taking over more and more of the sports industry as they expand into trading cards, collectables, and now: Sports Betting. This role specifically sits on the Fanatics Betting & Gaming side of the house and only looking for 2 years of experience in a Product Manager role. Even though Fanatics is a massive company, this opportunity is at the ground level of their sports betting endeavors. Learn more and apply below!


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