Internships - Sourcing

Internship in Sourcing (Footwear, Apparel, Accessories & Gears)

Interested in being a part of something new within one of the most famous athletic and lifestyle brands in the world? Would you like to be one of the early pioneers to help lead the adidas Group to its inevitable future of being one of the top retailers in the World? If so, then keep reading because this job might be for you.

Sourcing: We know about the where and how of sourcing and manufacturing!

You will be involved in the complete sourcing strategy for the adidas Group including the decision where to produce our products, the close work with our factories and suppliers as well as ensuring the highest product quality standards. Furthermore you will get an insight into the processes at our production site in Scheinfeld, test our products and learn a lot about material usage and project handling.

We offer various internships in the following fields of Sourcing:

  • Footwear
  • Apparel
  • Accessories & Gears

Possible tasks are among the following:

  • Support the laboratory on their daily work tasks, e.g. preparing presentations, data handling, writing of test reports
  • Support the Product Test Manager by testing areas of footwear products and ensure adidas Group testing standards and procedures are followed and operated on the highest level.
  • Assist in the strategic allocation process for new products ensuring efficiency and projects being completed in a timely manner
  • Communicate between Sales Organizations, Factories worldwide and Headquarters organizations on quality-related defective returns matters

Your Profile:

  • Student of Bachelor of engineering, sports management, textile management, business administration, logistics or comparable programs
  • Enrolled as a fulltime student for the complete duration of the internship. Or in the so called gap year between Bachelor and Masters degree (Only applies to EU citizens due to working permit regulations!)
  • Biomechanical understanding
  • Good MS Office skills
  • Highly- motivated team player who enjoys working in an international team
  • Desire to learn
  • Fluency in English

Application Deadline: latest 01.06.2017

Start Dates:01.08.2017 or 01.09.2017

Duration:6 months
Location: adidas Headquarters in Herzogenaurach (near Nuremberg)

Please apply in the same language as the job description and be aware that applications without a cover letter cannot be considered.

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Herzogenaurach, Germany
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