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The Jobs Behind the Big (Football) Game

The Jobs Behind the Big (Football) Game

OK, so you're never going to make the cut as a professional football player. But how are your sales, facilities management, administrative, finance or technology skills? Without people filling these kinds of jobs, there wouldn't be a football game. We’ve put together a list of the jobs that make each and every game happen, from back-end technology to the coin toss. With these behind-the-scenes jobs, even an armchair quarterback can get close to the action!

Click on the job title to get a description of the job, links to opportunities and more.


Accounting/Finance Administrative Assistant 
Administrative Assistant 
Director of Finance 
Director, Charitable Foundation 
Executive Assistant 
General Manager 
Human Resources Coordinator 
Human Resources Manager 
Payroll Associate 
Research Intern 
Sponsorship Coordinator 

Communications/Community Relations/Public Relations

Broadcasting Engineer 
Community Relations Administrative Assistant 
Creative Services Assistant 
Director of Public Relations 
Director of Community Relations
Event Coordinator Administrative Assistant 
On-air Talent 
Public Relations Administrative Assistant 
Public Relations Associate 
Public Relations Manager 
Publications Director 

Facility Operations/Security

Grounds Maintenance Worker 
Janitorial Services Associate 
Janitorial Services Manager 
Laundry Services Associate 
Parking Attendant/Valet 
Security Officer 
Ticket Scanner 
Ticket Scanner Supervisor 

Football & Stadium Operations

Client Service Coordinator 
Equipment Manager 
Executive Chef 
Food Services Associate
Guest Relations Representative (Game Day) 
Guest Services Manager 
Membership Services Coordinator 
Premium Seating Concierge 
Quality Assurance Representative (Stadium) 
Tour Guide 

Information Systems/Technical/Web Administration/New Media

Desktop Technician 
IT Manager 
IT Support Analyst 
Network Analyst 


Legal Administrative Assistant 

On the Field

Athletic (Talent) Scout 
Athletic Trainer 
Cheerleaders (Dancers) 

Promotions & Special Events

Concierge/Event Coordinator 
Event Marketing Manager 
Special Events Administrative Assistant 


Concession Manager 
Concession Worker 
Food & Beverage Supervisor 
Pro Shop and Game Day Sales Associate 
Retail Warehouse Associate 

Sales & Marketing

Account Executive 
Account Executive, Suite Sales 
Account Executive, Ticket Sales & Services 
Customer Service Representative, Sales 
Director of Customer Service, Sales 
Director of Sales & Marketing 
Director, Ticket Sales 
Inside Ticket Sales Representative 
Manager, Suite Sales & Service 
Manager, Ticket Sales & Service 
Marketing Manager 
Sales & Marketing Administrative Assistant 
Stadium Club Sales Representative 
Ticket / Premium Product Sales 
Ticket Sales Account Executive 
Ticket Sales Account Representative 
Ticket Sales Trainee 

Sports Medicine/Nutrition/Medical Professional

Massage Therapists 

Education programs to fit your profession