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Puma UK - Marketing Sandwich Placement - 2018/19

***Applications will only be considered from applicants applying through the www.step.org.uk website. Please do not email directly in to PUMA as any such applications will not be considered.***

If you are in the second year of a fashion, sport or retail focused marketing degree, this opportunity to learn all about trade marketing in a global sports lifestyle brand could be for you. This is a sandwich placement for the year 2018/19 and will commence in Autumn 2018.

  • Handling store requests for printed and graphic material, mannequins and point of sale materials.
  • Supporting the seasonal updates of showrooms including merchandising and arranging sample deliveries.
  • Assisting with visual merchandising strategy including the creation and communication of seasonal planograms
  • Assisting in the roll out of new store openings and arranging in-store fixtures
  • Supporting on social media projects including building road maps, key ambassador programs and influencer programs.
  • Reporting and evaluating the success of campaigns after completion
  • Assisting on photo shoots and account events including the annual strategic account conference.

Applicants will studying towards a marketing related degree, ideally with a focus on retail, fashion or sports. You must be able to demonstrate a keen interest in sport and sportswear which will be evidenced by blogging, relevant projects or work experience. You must be a confident user of social media, with an understanding of how social media is used to influence buyers' choices on a daily basis. A confident communicator, with strong networking skills, you will be able to interact well in a lively team. Through study, placements and / or relevant work experience, you will have developed planning and organisation skills together with the ability to solve problems creatively. You will have a good working knowledge of the MS office suite as well as the ability to use a creative package such as Photoshop.

***We advise all interested parties to apply well before the deadline. We reserve the right to close advertisements prior to the stated deadline.***

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