Jobs in this industry includes many types of businesses that centre around making money through sport-related ventures. This monetization can come from data collection, social media, brand sales, or the actual playing of the sport itself. Some typical new grad jobs in this industry would be roles involving Sports and media, sports analysts, sports administration, and sports management, possibly even learning how to manage facilities.
Typically jobs in this industry will be with larger companies such as Maple Leafs Sports and Entertainment, Rogers, theScore, TSN, etc. There are many different roles in these companies that have to do with sports that sometimes need the understanding and expertise of the sport while many don’t. Typically this industry will not be the primary industry for a job posting, but another kind of job such as marketing or business analyst that is at a sporting media, data, or administration company.