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INTERNSHIP - CONVERSE, PR/COMMS

INTERNSHIP - CONVERSE, PR/COMMS

London | England | United Kingdom

Become part of the Converse Team

Converse is a place to explore potential, break barriers and push out the edges of what can be. The company looks for people who can grow, think, dream and create. Its culture thrives by embracing diversity and rewarding imagination. The brand seeks achievers, leaders and visionaries. At Converse, it's about each person bringing skills and passion to a challenging and constantly evolving world to make things better as a team.

Who Converse represents is who Converse hires. If you're one-of-a-kind, you should try us on.

12 Month Fixed Contract from July 2020 - July 2021

Paid Vacancy (£18,000 gross p.a.)

London

The internship is for candidates that are on their placement year in University/or they have a year in industry as part of their course.




Job Description
The Converse PR team is a function which focuses on strategically placing the right stories, the right messaging, the right hype in the right places. We collaborate with media, people and partners to (pre)heat, inform and excite the marketplace through the lens of our brand priorities.

Our focus is on elevating the narrative to bring our brand and our product stories to life, generating awareness and demand within the UK. As the PR & Communications Intern, you will be a key member of the Converse UK Marketing team, supporting on projects across the whole PR function, helping to ensure optimal exposure and coverage of Converse in the UK. You will help position Converse as the Authentic Street Style Performance Brand.

Your Responsibilities
  • Support the UK PR Manager on implementing key communications strategies and activations
  • Responsible for product coordination and press office requests. Helping to drive brand heat, manage all press office requirements, sample co-ordinations and media product seeding
  • Responsible for gathering and owning all PR assets for product launches
  • Event planning and execution: assist with media events / press days, ensuring that converse is on brand when represented to the UK media industry
  • Team admin: provide support and assistance to the UK Marketing team on overall administration of projects including digital reporting, team logistics and Keynote presentation design
  • Support on photo shoots
  • Management of product ordering and PR seeding stockroom
  • Liaising with top London agencies and media houses
  • Exploring the London landscape for relevant media, events, locations and cultural moments


About You
  • You will be currently attending a UK university, looking to undertake an industrial placement year as part of your degree
  • You possess a strong affinity with youth culture, an in-depth awareness of fashion, music and street style trends in the UK, as well as unparalleled writing and communications skills.
  • Relationships matter to you and you are good at building them. In addition, you must possess an open mind, be a creative thinker, be digitally savvy and genuinely interested in keeping on top of industry news and developments.
  • You will also need a positive mindset, be able to work both independently and collaboratively with cross-functional teams and peers.


Converse is more than a company; it's a worldwide advocate for self-expression. This belief motivates our employees, permeates our working environment and inspires our products. No two of us look or think exactly alike. We are each one-of-a-kind. Individually and as a culture, we have the freedom to create and grow professionally. Generous benefits packages only sweeten the experience. From Boston to Shanghai, from Brand Design to Finance, Converse is a brand that celebrates the unique and creative people of the world. Together, we're different.

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