The jobs in sports

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The market of sports is developing today within the BRICS (Brazil, Russia, India, China, South Africa) but also within the Asian, African, Middle Eastern and South American countries. The sports sector represents a volume of international business of 1200 billion euros; itself produces nearly 2% of the world GDP with a growth rate of 4%.

From the 2024 OG to the 2019 Women’s FIFA World Cup including the 2023 Rugby World Cup, France will be one of the major hubs for sports business in the following years. Sports constantly evolve and transform thanks to the technological innovations, the job opportunities will be more and more numerous and the economical stakes will be more important.

The sports market represents around 38,1 billion euros, or nearly 1,8% of the national gross domestic product (GDP).

Beyond its media and commercial activities, the sports market is today penetrating new sectors of activity, bearers of image, content and values:

  • New media development
  • Architecture of the new sports arenas
  • Explosion of online sportfis games and betting
  • Organization of sports activities for seniors
  • Sport, environment and sustainable development
  • Sport, disability and public policy
  • Organization of corporate sports
  • Charitable sport and sports sponsorship
  • New urban sports
  • Sport ethics and society
  • Development of e-sport