2022 US Internship - Originals Culture Collaborations & Partnerships

Creating the future of sport inspires our work every single day. We’re always on the lookout for talented new students. Always learning, always improving. Curiosity keeps us growing both as a company and as individuals. Come test your strengths, broaden your skills, share your input and pursue your passion with an internship at our North America headquarters.

•    Execute the product business plan through the creative vision for the collaboration and partnerships category.
•    Develop creative business solutions to individual products with partners.
•    Work through the creative process and execute towards given targets and defined brand strategies.
•    Work on multiple projects across several seasons with collaborations and partnership teams cross functionally. 
•    Verbally present trend, product ideas and details with clarity in small groups and team meetings


•    Knowledge of fashion product and consumer trends in footwear and apparel space.  
•    Knowledge and use of Macintosh computer design software/systems (Powerpoint, Excel, Photoshop, Illustrator, MS Teams)
•    Good communication and presentation skills
•    High level of creativity and knowledge of consumer trends in footwear/apparel collaboration space.


  • Currently enrolled in University
  • Anticipated graduation date is between December 2022 and August 2023
  • Eligible to work in the US without restrictions.
  • Available to participate in our full-time internship program from end of May/June to August 2022


adidas requires all US based employees to be vaccinated against COVID-19 or have an approved accommodation.    Proof of vaccination is required. adidas is an equal opportunity employer and will consider requests for accommodation in accordance with all relevant laws. 



On April 19, we launched Impossible Is Nothing, our biggest brand campaign. We are rebellious optimists driven by action to shape a better future together. We see the world with possibilities where others only see the impossible. 


Instead of a cover letter, please submit a 1-page PDF answering the following prompt: Show us who you are and what “impossible is nothing” means to you. This is your chance to think outside the box, show adidas your authentic self and what makes you passionate about joining the Brand. The only requirement is that the adidas 1-Pager is submitted as a PDF. It can be in any format such as print, visual, written, digital, a link, etc.


The Internship Program includes the following elements to round out the work you do with your team on a day-to-day basis: 

  • Intern Orientation
  • Speaker Series with business leadership
  • Cross-Functional opportunity
  • Social Activities
  • Networking


NOTE: The application for a 2022 internship will close on Monday January 31, 2022. We will not accept any late applications. You will receive confirmation that your application has been received and we will communicate your status after the application closes in February. Thank you for your patience while we review your candidacy!


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adidas celebrates diversity, supports inclusiveness and encourages individual expression in our workplace. We do not tolerate the harassment or discrimination toward any of our applicants or employees. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Job Title:  2022 US Internship - Originals Culture Collaborations & Partnerships

Brand:  adidas
Location:  Portland
TEAM:  Human Resources
State:  OR
Country/Region:  US
Contract Type:  Intern
Number:  411549
Date:  Dec 29, 2021