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This position will primarily support the merchandising and retail partnership functions within the NBA`s Global Partnerships Group, reporting to the Senior Vice President and Assistant General Counsel, Global Partnerships. The incumbent will be responsible for a variety of matters, including the negotiation and drafting of licensing and service agreements, as well as the provision of legal and business support to the NBA`s Global Partnerships and Growth & Media groups. The Grants and Data Administrator is responsible for overseeing the development, maintenance and management of the Foundation`s data and grants. The Grants and Data Administrator works closely with the Foundation`s IT consultants, colleagues, and applicants to ensure that all grants comply with IRS regulations as well as all financial and legal requirements for public foundations. In addition, the Grants and Data Administrator will manage and maintain documentation of grant policies and procedures to ensure that they allow for the collection and analysis of data required by the Board of Directors and senior management. Help us make statutory salaries more transparent. Get exclusive access to anonymized legal salary data. Prepare, review, consult and/or negotiate a variety of agreements, such as player development agreements, product license agreements, aspects of the NBA/NBPA collective agreement, regulatory compliance, intellectual property rights/images and other general corporate agreements. managing the award procedure at all stages; Ensure that the submitted documents meet all basic and legal requirements.

Ongoing legal analysis and advice to internal clients in relation to THINK450`s business partners. Maintain accurate and timely records of foundation grants and other programmatic activities. 5 years or more of experience supporting grants and programs at funding institutions, including significant responsibilities for data management and integrity. Excellent written and oral communication skills; Exceptional interpersonal skills, focused listening. supporting the Foundation`s financial and communications functions; Generate requested information, data, and reports from information maintained in the grant management database or other sources of information. Maintain records and documentation thoroughly and accurately, in accordance with company policy and accepted accounting practices, experience in intellectual property licensing, corporate governance, intellectual property portfolio management, digital media, technology, cryptocurrency and NFT, sponsorship and/or business matters. Strong negotiation and communication skills (including demonstrated ability to communicate with the media and other external stakeholders) Salary matching experience. The NBPA offers a comprehensive benefits package that includes paid time off, health, dental, and eye insurance, and a 401(k) plan with corresponding employer contributions. Proof of vaccination and booster, if eligible, is required.

Work with the executive committee and player representatives to develop and implement organizational objectives; policies and procedures; and build potential partnerships ABOUT THE NBPA FOUNDATION: Founded in 1997, the National Basketball Players Association Foundation is a non-profit organization dedicated to preserving the heritage of its members, providing support and assistance to individuals, communities and organizations around the world who wish to improve the lives of those in need. Through grants commensurate with philanthropy and players` charitable donations, the Foundation celebrates and accelerates the real, collaborative work that basketball players around the world do to build their communities and create meaningful change. Lead the implementation of new accounts payable software Preparation of monthly accrued liabilities for the review and registration of the Assistant Controller ROLLE: The position includes drafting and negotiating contracts related to brand licensing, events, brand partnerships and corporate governance consulting. Work with suppliers to verify discrepancies and resolve billing and/or payment issues Search and stop payments, issue Scheckersatz Lead the creation and implementation of an agent regulation program. Contact person for employees with questions, expense reporting questions and guidelines The National Basketball Association is a professional basketball league in North America. The league consists of 30 teams and is one of the four major professional sports leagues in the United States and Canada. It is the first professional basketball league in the world. The NBPA advocates for the best interests of all NBA players, including negotiating the collective bargaining agreement, administering performance programs and complaints on their behalf, enhancing their NBA experience, and preparing for life after the NBA. Business opportunities are generated by THINK450, NBPA`s for-profit subsidiary responsible for managing licensing rights for groups of players. For more information, see APPLICATION: Please send your CV and cover letter with salary expectations by email to Please include “ACCOUNTS PAYABLE ASSOCIATE” in the subject line of your email.

Please no telephone enquiries. The NBPA will respond to candidates whose qualifications best match the components of this job description and will continue to review resumes until the position is filled. Create an annual budget that is presented to the Executive Committee and player representatives for approval at the Annual Meeting. Demonstrated commitment to high moral, ethical and fiduciary standards Provide technical support to fellows in online application and reporting processes. Postgraduate degree in law, economics, sports management/administration or related field desirable. We have opened the original job posting in a new tab. Having trouble finding the tab? Open it here. The NBPA is an equal opportunity employer. The NBPA considers all qualified applicants without regard to race, ethnicity, religion, sex, gender identity, national origin, age, citizenship status, marital status, sexual orientation, veteran status, weight, disability, or any other status protected by New York or federal anti-discrimination law. Develop and maintain policies, tools and best practices for data collection, management, analysis and approval in close collaboration with the Foundation`s IT consultants. Assist in managing the intellectual property portfolio, including trademark registrations, intellectual property infringements and enforcement issues. Preparation of banking transactions for upload to the accounting platform Engagement and understanding of the cultural context of BPU members Ability to work on multiple projects simultaneously and in a dynamic and growth-oriented environment.

Manage the relationship with the grant management software provider. Strong understanding of accounting and accounting best practices Reconcile the accounts payable ledger to ensure all payments are properly accounted for and accounted for. Prepare batches of cheques, remittances and ACH payments on a weekly basis or as required to ensure timely payment of business expenses Conduct collective bargaining between the BPU and the G League and represent the BPU at all other meetings with the G-League regarding employment-related matters. Bachelor`s degree and Juris Doctor from a world-class law school. Nominees must be members of the New York Bar Association. Strong organizational and project management skills that reflect the ability to execute and prioritize multiple priorities. Development of new business opportunities for BPU`s financial growth Proven ability to develop practical, business-oriented solutions that support business strategy and key initiatives Review vendor invoices for accuracy in terms of amount, invoice number, entity, departments, projects and expenses, etc., including data entry as required. Strong computer skills; Knowledge of Microsoft Office Excel Ability to lead and create long-term strategic plans THINK450 is the NBPA`s innovation and partnership engine, dedicated to discovering common interests among its 450 leading players and brands to build more engaged partnerships. Together with its partners, THINK450 develops original ideas that inspire fans, inspire action, and give brands the right to participate in cultural conversations. Above-average time management and organizational skills, attention to detail and management of multiple priorities.

Responsible for maintaining the vendor database and onboarding new vendors, including TIN checks. Perform day-to-day financial transactions, including reviewing, classifying, calculating, displaying and recording supplier data in accordance with financial policies and procedures.