Nike North America Distribution Centers (NADC) Sustainability Marketing Undergraduate Intern

Memphis, Tennessee

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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, Inc. it’s about each person bringing skills and passion to a challenging and constantly evolving game.

NIKE, Inc.'s storytellers, Marketing and Communication sets the brand tone. A creative force of specialists tell Nike’s stories of innovation and sport through advertising, brand strategy, digital engagement and product presentation. Using channels ranging from retail stores to social media, Marketing & Communication teams connect the science and art of Nike innovations to the hearts and minds of athletes around the world. 


We are transforming manufacturing with world-class standards that ensure our products are made responsibly and sustainably. Everything we do puts workers at the center. We are respecting the environment and using cutting-edge technologies to create better, more personalized products for our customers. 



We are in search of a Sustainability Marketing and Design Intern and someone to help tell the story of sustainability in our Nike distribution centers. You live and breathe the athletic industry and understand cultural trends in the marketplace. We are looking for a leader who has excellent design skills and is passionate about fusing art and sustainability to define a visual management program for sustainability. This role will work across all phases of marketing, from concepting, to production to activation. This participate will believe in creating a premium, compelling, and authentic story of sustainability with the ability to drive a culture of sustainability in our DCs.


Throughout the summer internship, you will be working across multiple functions to develop and implement a visual management program for sustainability across our North America Distribution Centers in Memphis, TN. You will research, evaluate and develop a deep understanding of the social, cultural, and digital landscape and sport trends to help define opportunities to shape the future of Sport.

This is a paid internship opportunity with relocation assistance. Curious to know what it’s like to be part of a world-class Internship Program? Check out our recap video from last summer: Nike Internship Program Recap Video  

This internship – as well as full-time positions – are located in-person at our North America Distribution Centers in Memphis, TN. Check out this video to learn more about what it’s like: North America Distribution Centers Video  




  • Currently pursuing a bachelor’s degree in Marketing, Communications, Sustainability, or related discipline with an expected graduation date of Winter 2024 or Spring 2025  

  • General sustainability skills/knowledge strongly preferred, including experience in corporate responsibility and sustainability  

  • Demonstrated interest in marketing or related experiences in brand creative, visual management, user design or social media marketing 

  • Strong project management, problem-solving and analytical thinking skills 

  • Detail oriented. This position will require someone who can build plans, presentations and keep the team moving cohesively in the right direction 

  • Passionate about Nike brand, products and consumers  

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.

How We Hire

At NIKE, Inc. we promise to provide a premium, inclusive, compelling and authentic candidate experience. Delivering on this promise means we allow you to be at your best — and to do that, you need to understand how the hiring process works. Transparency is key. * This overview explains our hiring process for corporate roles. Note there may be different hiring steps involved for non-corporate roles.

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Whether it’s transportation or financial health, we continually invest in our employees to help them achieve greatness — inside and outside of work. All who work here should be able to realize their full potential.

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