Heineken apes ‘The Apprentice’ in Champions League ad

Heineken has turned to hit series ‘The Apprentice’ for inspiration in its latest UEFA Champions League advert with the brewer launching an online video documenting what it describes as “The first job interview you can’t prepare for.”

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=j5Ftu3NbivE

The short film shows the company’s search for an individual to fill a vacant role on its Champions League team. It follows several job seekers as they try to complete a series of odd tests including having to hold their potential boss’ hand while walking to the interview room as well as dealing with a fire.

Three participants were then picked to go through to a public vote on its social media channels including Facebook and Twitter. The winner was unveiled ahead of the Juventus and Chelsea Champions League match last year.

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