PUMA North America, Inc. Intern, Public Relations in Boston, Massachusetts
PUMA is one of the world’s leading Sports Brands, designing, developing, selling and marketing footwear, apparel and accessories. For over 65 years, PUMA has established a history of making fast product designs for the fastest athletes on the planet. PUMA offers performance and sport-inspired lifestyle products in categories such as Football, Running, Training and Fitness, Golf, and Motorsports. We are committed to working in ways that contribute to the world by supporting creativity, sustainability and peace, and by staying true to the principles of being fair, honest, positive and creative in decisions made and actions taken. Would you like working in a fast pace and multicultural environment? Then PUMA is the right place to be! Become a member of our successful Public Relations team based in Boston, MA.
This position reports to the Senior Manager of Consumer Marketing – PR of Running & Training. The primary responsibility for this position is to provide support for PR initiatives, special events and product placement campaigns. This position will be responsible for product seeding, mailers, placement tracking and special projects. The intern will gain real life public relations experience and be able to work on projects related to the running and training category for the PUMA brand.
Filling product placement requests from the media
Creating and maintaining media lists as needed
Researching new media opportunities
Help generate product and brand stories for the Running and Training BU
Support creating media materials and press kits
Help execute projects from start to finish
Help in the organization of events
Responsible for maintaining sample closet
Respond to inquiries from PUMA teams across the globe
Manage PR Placement Reports
Support other product line PR campaigns as needed
Represent the brand and utilize the PUMA 4Keys (Fair, Honest, Positive, Creative) in all decisions, actions, processes and practices
Excellent writing and organization skills
Strong computer skills, with knowledge of basic MS Office programs
Knowledge of social networks (Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Snapchat)
Proven ability to work independently and multi-task
PUMA is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) employer. It is the policy of PUMA to prohibit discrimination and harassment of any type and to afford equal employment opportunities to all persons without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, gender, physical or mental disability, veteran-status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state or local law.
For additional information please email: Recruiter-Boston@puma.com.