Design I Product Management Team

DESIGN

HEAD OF PRODUCT DESIGN, PUMA GOLF

Carlsbad, California, United States of America

SPEED & SPIRIT ist, was uns bei der Arbeit motiviert. Was uns Tag für Tag antreibt. Und immer wieder inspiriert. Jeder Tag bei PUMA ist eine neue Chance. Um die Sport- und Modewelt zu begeistern. In einem Umfeld, das Sportgeschichte schreibt. Das den Teamgedanken lebt. Das Individualität, Vielfalt und Talente fördert. Und das seine Mitarbeiter ermutigt: BE DRIVEN. BE VIBRANT. BE TOGETHER. BE YOU. Klicke einfach auf ONLINE BEWERBEN und folge den Schritten zum Hochladen deiner Bewerbung.

Your Mission

  • This position supports the COBRA PUMA GOLF brand in Carlsbad, CA.
  • Lead and oversee team of Apparel, Footwear and Accessories Designers. This includes Product & Graphic Design. Close partnership with organization GM, Creative Directors, PLM, Marketing & Development teams to ensure seasonal direction alignment. 
  • Drive desirability, innovation, and inspiration to create future products that align with PUMA international design, brand and quality standards while interpreting and changing as necessary for the Golf Market.
  • Manage the product lines through a process of ideation, seasonal creative direction, internal design and PLM/development meetings. Ensure 360-degree alignment across all product categories for creative direction, color and graphics.
  • Drive sustainable initiatives. Ensure accurate and timely set up and maintenance of all articles as required in the internal product line management systems.
  • Lead and drive the Go-to-market process from a design perspective to ensure all tasks within the GTM calendar are achieved within the given timelines.
  • Work hand in hand with cross-functional team members in Design, Development, Merchandising, Sourcing and the Tech Team to foster an effective and aligned Go-To-Market process.
  • Carry out market research including benchmarking (competitor, best practice, etc.), consumer and retail price studies (desk and field).  Be pro-active and keep team updated through frequent status reports.
  • Lead organization and preparation of key meeting tools for Creative Kick-Off, Category Creative Direction, Design Reviews, Proto Reviews, and 360 Launch/Confirmation.  
  • Ensure excellent aligned apparel, footwear, accessories and graphic design concept and product presentations in front of small and large groups.

Your Talent

  • University or Art School Degree in Apparel Design, Graphic Design and or other Apparel/Fashion related discipline.  Or extensive work experience and proven track record in lieu of degree.
  • 10+ years of relevant design experience within sporting goods or performance footwear/apparel industry in a senior level position with 5+ years managing a team.  Industrial design and graphic design experience a plus.  
  • Ability to convincingly present concepts, stories and ideas to audience, both in person and digitally. Must be able to communicate effectively with clear, concise written communication to a global audience.
  • Must have excellent skills in product design, creative product development and execution.  Experience working with technical products, footwear uppers/toolings, fabrics, trims, product development and quality requirements. 
  • Knowledge of the Sports and/Sportlifestyle market (Competition, Distribution, Price, Product, Consumer, Retail environment)
  • Excellent trend, color analysis/selection and future product planning. Expert in creative trend services (i.e. WGSN)
  • Expert in Adobe Creative suite and proficient in Microsoft Office (PowerPoint, Excel and Word). 
  • Domestic and International travel required: up 20%.
  • Passion for Sports and Golf

Zur PUMA-Gruppe gehören die Marken PUMA, Cobra Golf und stichd. Das Unternehmen vertreibt seine Produkte in über 120 Ländern und beschäftigt weltweit mehr als 14.000 Mitarbeiter. Die Firmenzentrale befindet sich in Herzogenaurach, Deutschland.

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 contact: us-hrrecruiter@puma.com

Wellbeing BEI PUMA IN Carlsbad

Athlete

  • Fitness Ausstattung auf dem Gelände
  • Gesundheitswochen
  • Kostenloses Obst
  • Sportmöglichkeiten
  • Zuzahlung zum Fitnesscenter

Social

  • Firmenfeiern
  • Frühstück
  • Gemeinnütziges Engagement
  • Kaffee

Flex

  • Assistance-Leistungen für Mitarbeiter
  • Elternzeit
  • Flexible Fridays im Sommer

Finance

  • Mitarbeiterrabatt    
  • Vergünstigung für Kinderbetreuung
  • Vorsteuer-Vorsorgepläne
  • Zuzahlung zu Kranken- und Zahnversicherung
  • 401-Zuzahlung

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