Nike Internship Converse PR & Communication in Hilversum, Netherlands

Become a Part of the NIKE, Inc. Team

NIKE, Inc. does more than outfit the world's best athletes. It is a place to explore potential, obliterate boundaries and push out the edges of what can be. The company looks for people who can grow, think, dream and create. Its culture thrives by embracing diversity and rewarding imagination. The brand seeks achievers, leaders and visionaries. At Nike, it’s about each person bringing skills and passion to a challenging and constantly evolving game.

Sure, there’s a whole science behind marketing. But behind that is real people. With needs and wants and quirks and dreams. And we need someone who gets people, who knows how to find our people. The creators, thinkers, and rebels who find themselves at home putting on some Converse. You’re the one that shows them we’re the same. You’re the connector.

Description

Converse Inc. seeks a bright, motivated individual with strong multi-tasking abilities for an internship opportunity within its PR/Communications department at EHQ. As a member of the team, this intern will play a supporting role in assisting the team to create deep, credible and authentic connections with media, consumers, employees and stakeholders through inspiration, creativity and growth stories of our brand. This internship will offer the opportunity to participate in all aspects of our Regional and Global PR/Comms function and be given substantive roles in activities that may include: relation with market teams, media monitoring, product seeding, media relations and press events surrounding Converse footwear, apparel, accessories and corporate activities.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Assist Global PR/Communications team with all PR/Comms projects in EHQ and Western Europe, as well as the rest of the global regions.

Monthly Highlights, Reporting & Media:

  • Become a key stakeholder of the Western Europe PR team. Own the relationship with territories leads on weekly coverage reporting. Review markets reports; archive press clips and create recap reports for regional monthly highlights.

  • Create / Update / Maintain a media data base with key regional titles. Develop a regional media mapping focusing on new media with a focus on digital titles that are relevant with our target.

Storage, seeding, promo orders & Influencers:

  • Assist in trafficking seeding product (footwear and apparel) closely working with Operations teams for all seasonal promo orders.

  • Maintain and organize PR closet and storage: organize footwear and apparel samples on racks and shelves, archive old samples, etc.

  • Create, Update and maintain media database with current influencer contacts for both footwear and apparel collections

Press Previews:

  • Provide assistance at special events and press previews. Must be ready to potentially travel.

Other:

  • Work cross functionally with the Brand Comms , Digital and Retail teams

  • General administrative duties including photo copying, department organization, press kit production coordination, mailings, distribute magazines, expenses and mail distribution, etc.

Qualifications

  • Past PR/Comms fashion, consumer or lifestyle industry, communications or magazine/editorial experience is required

  • Motivated individual with excellent organizational skills and can excel in a fast-paced environment

  • Computer proficient with knowledge of Power Point, Keynote, and Microsoft Office is an absolute must,Photoshop is optional

  • Strong understanding and aptitude to find creative and pro-active approaches to projects

  • Ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously and prioritize

  • Good knowledge of media landscape with a focus on digital platforms. Social networks understanding is also necessary. Knowledge and sensitivity in music, art, culture is also a plus.

NIKE, Inc. is a growth company that looks for team members to grow with it. Nike offers a generous total rewards package, casual work environment, a diverse and inclusive culture, and an electric atmosphere for professional development. No matter the location, or the role, every Nike employee shares one galvanizing mission: To bring inspiration and innovation to every athlete* in the world.

NIKE, Inc. is committed to employing a diverse workforce. Qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, veteran status, or disability.

Job ID: SRC03082017PRCO

Location: Netherlands-North Holland-Hilversum

Job Category: Marketing, Marketing & Communications, Converse, Converse I