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

Within Workplace Design + Connectivity the Strategic Meeting & Events department is creating world-class meeting + events experiences for our employees and our key accounts. Through innovative and inspiring events our Event Specialists will build attendees’ commitment to the Nike’s brand and products while meeting corporate and category objectives. Our Event Specialists are a valued and professional partner for several departments in the organization and evolve with the business in order to deliver exceptional experiences.


As an Events intern, you will closely work with the Event Specialists and will support the team in organizing events. You will be knowledgeable in all facets of business events and provide excellent customer service to both Nike employees and our key accounts.

You will provide operational support to the Event Specialists prior to the event, during the execution of the event and post-event, such as:


  • Responsible for attendee registrations via our online registration tool;
  • Manage travel bookings with our travel agent;
  • Provide information to our suppliers such as a rooming list for a hotel and a transportation overview for bus companies;
  • Provide information to the event attendees such as sending a travel memo and maintaining an event app;
  • Overlook logistics like transportation, accommodation and food & beverages during an event;
  • Model coordination prior and during a show;
  • Maintain the event budget, including all financial administration;
  • Proactively search for new event venues, restaurants and other locations to keep our data base up to date with the latest and greatest;
  • Be point of contact for events in Nike’s in-house event space, responsibility to include coordination of support, set up, banqueting and managing security.

  • 3rd/4th year student within Hospitality & Events or other related fields;
  • Fluency in English, with excellent verbal and written communication skills;
  • MS Office skills (Word, Excel, PowerPoint);
  • Exceptional customer service skills;
  • Excellent attention to detail and accuracy;
  • Hands on mentality (service orientated);
  • Confident personality and a very proactive, resourceful and innovative mindset;
  • Ability to structure your thoughts and work independently as well as in teams;
  • Ability to work with tight deadlines;
  • The intern should be well-organized, communicative and eager to contribute to team success;
  • Academic, volunteering or previous internship experiences related to Event Management are a plus (please include in your CV);
  • Passion for the Nike brand and sports in general.

 

IN ORDER TO BE EILIGIBLE 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: 

February 1st, 2020

 

DURATION: 

6 - 12 months (12 months availability strongly preferred)

 

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 October 20th.

 

Suitable candidates will be contacted by the middle of November for the first stage of the selection. The final interviews will take place during November and December.

 

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 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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Benefits

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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Medical Plan
Paid Time Off (PTO)
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