Sales/Commercial Intern at Nike UK Ltd

Where: Greater London

Deadline: December 10, 2017

Type: Placement Year

About the Company:

Nike, Inc. is an American multinational corporation that is engaged in the design, development, manufacturing and worldwide marketing and selling of footwear, apparel, equipment, accessories and services.

About the Role:

This is an excellent opportunity for candidates to be part of the world's premier sports brand and gain valuable insights into the commercial activities and operations within. The role will involve candidates being exposed to and involved in multiple Nike projects, accounts and launches as part of the broader London/UK team.

Over the past 12 – 18 months, our interns have been involved in some of this city’s most exciting and iconic moments. From London’s fastest to the World Athletic Championships in Stratford, from Air Max Day to the Chelsea/Tottenham kit launch, when the NBA and the NFL come to town – there are too many to mention but these are the moments in which the Nike team shines.

We do this by being the best team in the industry, and as a Sales Intern you will have the opportunity to work across a range of teams and functions, benefitting from valuable exposure across the business. You might find yourself:

  • Joining an Integrated Account team and working with our major UK & Ireland retail partners
  • Enhancing the consumer journey across digital platforms for Nike and our partners
  • Work in Business Planning to drive sales and maximize the mutual profitability of our wholesale business
  • Supporting the business to arrange and execute key season moments
  • Receive & accurately process customer orders and managing the order book to maximise shipping and commercial value
  • Lead city mapping work within the key city of London – researching key shopping areas, opportunities and new digital shopping trends
  • Supporting the UK Sales Leadership team on a range of tasks and projects


  • Ability to multi-task and work well under pressure
  • Passion and knowledge of sports industry-Nike brand and products
  • Team player with the ability to form sound relationships both external and internal
  • Results orientated
  • Strong inter personal skills, good communicator both verbal and written
  • Self- starter and ability to work independently
  • Flexibility to work to changing and urgent timelines- ability to stay calm under pressure
  • Creative and willing to generate ideas
  • Strong organisational and planning skills

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