Synonyms of 'jobs for the boys'
If you accuse someone of favouritism, you disapprove of them because they unfairly help or favour one person or group much more than another.
Accusations of political favouritism abound.
Thesaurus for jobs for the boys from the Collins English Thesaurus
If you refer to work as jobs for the boys , you mean that the work is unfairly given to someone's friends , supporters, or relations, even though they may not be the best qualified people to do it.