MBA Summer Internship - HR Rewards, Total Rewards & Recognition (m/f/d)

Are you ready to #ownthegame 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. 


Total Rewards & Recognition stands for one Global Team of Experts: 
•    We are responsible and accountable for all employees 
•    We ensure a consistent Total Rewards & Recognition experience all over the world 


•    Get to know adidas, the People Strategy, its culture and business as well as the role and strategy of Total Rewards & Recognition  
•    Understand our Total Rewards & Recognition priorities, focus programs, key projects, and annual processes  
•    Act as a strategic partner, project manager, change and communication consultant 
•    Support execution of strategic key projects, change management activities as well as communication strategies  
•    Support concept creation and drive work streams or dedicated activities independently  
•    Assist the Total Rewards & Recognition team in day-to-day operations and projects 


•    Working towards an advanced degree or qualification in Business Administration, Human Resources or similar (e.g., MBA) 
•    Broad based operational and/or strategic experience in the field of HR 
•    Interest in Total Rewards & Recognition and the future of HR 
•    Knowledge of Compensation, Benefits and / or Cross-Border Employment 
•    Knowledge and experience in Project Management  
•    Knowledge in Change Management, Communication and Storytelling 
•    Capabilities in strategic thinking, concept creation and data analytics 
•    Excellent communication and interpersonal skills 
•    Fluent in English 
•    Advanced Microsoft Office skills 
•    Team player and collaborator who enjoys working in an international and dynamic environment 
•    Passion for sports is always a plus at adidas 


•    Enrolled in a full-time MBA for the whole duration of the internship
•    Ideally 4+ years of relevant work experience 
•    Available to participate in our MBA internship program from June to August/September 2022 (12 weeks)
•    Application Deadline: January 31st, 2022
•    Start Dates: June 1st or 15th, 2022 
•    Duration: 3 months 
•    Location: adidas headquarters in Herzogenaurach, Germany (near Nuremberg)


•    Submit your resume and, instead of a traditional cover letter, please submit your personal adidas 1-pager and show us your authentic self and what makes you passionate about joining the brand and this role. The only requirement is that the adidas 1-pager is submitted as a PDF. Inside of it, you can use any format such as print, visual, written, digital, a link, etc. 
•    Please note that incomplete applications will not be considered 


Make your move to the World of Sports.  
Check out: www.herzo.adidas-group.com or http://bit.ly/adidas_GFTA

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:  MBA Summer Internship - HR Rewards, Total Rewards & Recognition (m/f/d)

Brand:  adidas
Location:  Herzogenaurach
TEAM:  Human Resources
Country/Region:  DE
Contract Type:  Intern
Number:  403490
Date:  Dec 29, 2021