Internship - Design Apparel Sports Style I Digital (m/f/d)

Are you #heretocreate the future of sport with us? Are you ready to put the books aside and get hands-on experiences? Here is your chance to join the best sports brand in the world.


adidas is a truly global company with its roots in Germany. Around the world we employ over 57,000 people. Employees from about 100 nations are working at our global HQ in Herzogenaurach, Germany – the ‘World of Sports’. Every year we produce over 900 million sports and sports lifestyle products and we believe that through sports we have the power to change lives.


An internship at adidas provides you with a unique opportunity to apply what you have learned at university, use your knowledge in practice and live your passion for sports.


Join our Core Apparel Design team:

In adidas Core we create accessible products from sport to sport-inspired, rooted in style, quality and innovation. As our Design Intern, you will join a dynamic team to assist in the design & development of globally relevant ranges within core men‘s apparel. Exploring the intersection between sport and culture to produce lifestyle product that lives up to its iconic heritage.   

Your Tasks:

  • Support team on day to day tasks
  • Research on trends, colours, materials & consumer insights
  • Preparing/building presentations
  • Creation of colour and material stories
  • Support the definition of materials for the collections
  • Creation of 3D Cads and sketches for concepts
  • Creation of 3D colour CAD's
  • Creation/Maintenance of design packs
  • Uploading data into the internal software system
  • Get an overall view of the adidas Sport Style collections
  • See and learn the technical needs to get the understanding of the market need to do the right product for the relevant industry


Your Profile:

  • Student of Apparel- or Fashion Design
  • Enrolled as fulltime student for the complete duration of the internship. Or in the so called gap year between Bachelor and Master’s degree (Only applies to EU citizens due to working permit regulations!)
  • Fluent in English
  • Fluent in Clo3D
  • Fluent in Illustrator and Photoshop programs preferably on a Mac environment
  • Good 3D sketching and renderings skills to communicate concepts and ideas
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment with cross-functional teams and handle multiple tasks
  • open mindset and proactive mentality
  • Previous Design experience is a plus 


Key Facts:

  • Application Deadline: October 31st, 2020
  • Start Dates: March 1st or March 15th, 2021
  • Duration: 6 months
  • Location: adidas Headquarters in Herzogenaurach (near Nuremberg)


Your Application:

  • Show us with your application (CV & motivation letter) who you are, why you want to join adidas and why this specific team
  • Please include your portfolio max. 5MB or a link to your online portfolio in your application! 
  • Please apply in the same language as the job description
  • Be aware that incomplete applications will not be considered


Make your move to the World of Sports.

Check out: www.herzo.adidas-group.com   

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:  Internship - Design Apparel Sports Style I Digital (m/f/d)

Brand:  adidas
Location:  Herzogenaurach
TEAM:  Design
Country/Region:  DE
Contract Type:  Intern
Number:  267228