***The 2022/23 PUMA UK Placement programme is now CLOSED***

Step manages Puma's UK based sandwich placement programme. PUMA look for commercially aware students with a strong interest in sports, fashion and the industry as a whole.

Application Process:

The proposed application deadline is Thursday the 3rd of February. However we advise all interested parties to apply well before the deadline as this is an extremely popular placement programme and we reserve the right to close before the proposed deadline.

* Application Open Date: 6/12/2021

* Suitable applicants will receive further instructions at any time up to the closing date. PLEASE CHECK YOUR EMAILS REGULARLY

* Application Closing Date: 03/02/2022

* Phone Interviews with the step team will take place from W/C 28th February 2022

* Face to face Interview with PUMA in March/April 2022

Please do not email for an update as you will not receive one until after the written tasks have been marked.

***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***

The PUMA Internship Program is a well-established program that has been running in partnership with step for over a decade. It gives interns the opportunity to be an integral part of the PUMA team and experience all aspects of their desired role.

Throughout our time working with the program, we have placed 50+ brilliant students and graduates with PUMA, who have continued to excel in their careers. The internship program covers a range of industries such as Influencer Marketing, Retail Marketing, Fashion Marketing, Merchandising, Business Analysis, and this years newly introduced roles: Finance and Demand Planning.

Looking to find out how previous interns got on?

IT Sandwich Placement – Altif

Merchandising Sandwich Placement – Fran

Business Analyst Internship – Jonathan

PUMA UK roles are predominantly based in London. The Analyst and one Marketing role are based in Manchester. The IT role is based in Castleford, Leeds.

Roles Available

PUMA UK – Business Analyst Sandwich Placement 2022/23 (Closed)
Manchester | £21,000

This placement will help you get to the heart of analysing business data to contribute to the success of a dynamic, fast-paced retail business.

PUMA UK – Merchandising Sandwich Placement 2022/23 (Closed)
London | £22,000

If you love fashion and retail and want to gain a real understanding of how products make it on to our shelves, this opportunity with Puma UK is just for you.

PUMA UK – Run/Train Marketing Internship 2022/23 (Closed)
London | £22,000

Get to the heart of marketing a sportswear brand with internship based at PUMA UK’s London office.

PUMA UK – Marketing Sportstyle Internship – 2022/2024 (Closed)

London | £22,000

Do you have a passion for fashion and the active wear trend? Join PUMA on a placement as a Marketing Intern in the Sportstyle department. This is a 24-month placement due to start in Summer 2021.

PUMA UK – Trade Marketing Internship –  2022/2023 (Closed)

London/Manchester | £21,000-£22,000

Love brands? Love retail? This 12 month marketing internship based in London could be just what you need to launch your career.

If you have graduated recently from 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.

PUMA UK – IT Sandwich Placement 2022-2023 (Closed)
Castleford | £21,000

If you are studying towards an IT related degree and would like to know more about the challenges faced by IT departments in large companies, this placement with Puma could be for you.

JD Group – Marketing Internship 2022-2023 (Closed)
London | £22,000

Are you interested in finding out more about how PUMA work with other retailers to implement and coordinate their marketing activities? If so, this internship could be for you!

PUMA UK – Demand Planning Internship 2022-2023 (Closed)
London | £22,000

This London based internship will give you the exposure to sales forecasting, seasonal analysis, supply planning and many more!

PUMA UK – PR & Media Internship 2022-2023 (Closed)
London | £22,000

In the role you will be exposed to gifting and seeding products with influencers and celebrities. Based in London.

Please read the job description before you apply as you are likely to only be suitable for one role.

PUMA UK – Strategic Account Intern (Frasers Group – Sales) 2022-2023 (Closed)
Manchester/London | £21,000 – £22,000

You will be responsible for coordinating and implementing a broad range of sales activity for the Frasers Group account.

PUMA UK – Strategic Account Intern (ASOS – Sales) 2022-2023 (Closed)
Manchester | £21,000

You will be responsible for coordinating and implementing a broad range of sales activity for the ASOS account.


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