Nike Internship Retail Business Development 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.

Nike Retail employees inspire athletes of all abilities to tap into their potential. Step into a Nike Store or visit nike.com, and feel the energy, enthusiasm and passion for sport. That same excitement and consumer-first mindset reverberates through the Nike Retail Corporate team. A global network of buyers, visual merchandisers, real estate specialists, store operations directors and others direct the daily operations of nike.com and the hundreds of Nike Stores and Nike Factory Stores worldwide. The team constantly defines the new frontier of retail and creates the most inspiring and engaging consumer experiences in the industry.

Description

For Nike Retail department we are looking for interns in the field of Business Development and Store Operations.

The main focus areas will include supporting the vision regarding the future of value retail and consumer insights, business analytics, insights into the strategy, process maps and project management.

Your learnings will be in the field of translating market, consumer and business insights into concrete ideas and beneficial opportunities. In addition, you will learn and gain insights in business development, process improvement and continuous improvement management.

Your responsibilities might include:

  • Value marketplace research. Analyze (Nike’s) current marketplace, competitors and consumers, analyze market/consumer trends for value retail. Translate into practical recommendations and present those findings,

  • Research quantitative and qualitative data, analysis of business results,

  • Design and build strategy decks,

  • Track and analyze project management status and insights,

  • Manage and track progress against plan,

  • Keep stakeholders up to speed through high profile communication.

Qualifications

  • Currently pursuing a BA/MA in Business Studies, Retail Management, Organizational Studies, Business Intelligence, Strategy or related field are preferred

  • Retail knowledge or understanding is required

  • Experience in working in Keynote is strongly preferred

  • Strong verbal and written communication skills in English is a must

  • Analytical skills

  • Proactive attitude, eagerness to be an active part of the team, and taking ownerships

  • Ability to network, influence and utilize internal and external resources

  • Passion for the Nike brand and sports in general

In order to be eligible for an internship, you must :

Be a student for the whole duration of the internship (enrolled in a university/higher education institution);

• Have an EU passport or an EU work permit.

Start date: August 1 st , 2018

Duration: 6 or 12 months

This internship is open to students outside of the Netherlands.

TO APPLY? Click on ‘Apply Now’ to submit your CV in English no later than May 21 st . .

Suitable candidates will be contacted by the end of May the first stage of the selection (video interview). The final interviews will take place during June.

Please note that where legallypermissible, you may be asked to consent to a pre-employment screening forthis position, which will be conducted in accordance with applicable laws andthe Nike Applicant Background Check Policy.

Qualifications

  • Currently pursuing a BA/MA in Business Studies, Retail Management, Organizational Studies, Business Intelligence, Strategy or related field are preferred

  • Retail knowledge or understanding is required

  • Experience in working in Keynote is strongly preferred

  • Strong verbal and written communication skills in English is a must

  • Analytical skills

  • Proactive attitude, eagerness to be an active part of the team, and taking ownerships

  • Ability to network, influence and utilize internal and external resources

  • Passion for the Nike brand and sports in general

In order to be eligible for an internship, you must :

Be a student for the whole duration of the internship (enrolled in a university/higher education institution);

• Have an EU passport or an EU work permit.

Start date: August 1 st , 2018

Duration: 6 or 12 months

This internship is open to students outside of the Netherlands.

TO APPLY? Click on ‘Apply Now’ to submit your CV in English no later than May 21 st . .

Suitable candidates will be contacted by the end of May the first stage of the selection (video interview). The final interviews will take place during June.

Please note that where legallypermissible, you may be asked to consent to a pre-employment screening forthis position, which will be conducted in accordance with applicable laws andthe Nike Applicant Background Check Policy.

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: 00386504

Location: Netherlands-North Holland-Hilversum

Job Category: Internship, Retail Corporate