Team Head Commercial Marketing Nordic

Merchandising and Go-To-Market

Manager Merchandising Footwear DACH

Herzogenaurach, Germany

At PUMA, we are in constant pursuit of faster. That extends beyond our support of the fastest athletes in the world. We also work to be fast in how we adapt to and connect with the constantly changing world around us. Through innovative design, iconic footwear and apparel, and authentic partnerships, we aim to always push what’s next in both sport and culture.

PUMA supports over 14,000 employees across 120+ countries. The PUMA Group owns the brand PUMA, Cobra Golf and stichd, and is headquartered in Herzogenaurach, Germany.

Your Mission

  • Development and control of the merchandising plan DACH
  • Provision of current forecasts within defined deadlines and targets
  • Monitoring of seasonal product success using SKU efficiency
  • Market-relevant pricing with consideration of margin targets
  • Collaboration with Sales to implement seasonal key initiatives with the appropriate customer groups
  • Adaptation of the product strategy to the local distribution strategy by means of segmentation and differentiation
  • Increasing the profitability of PUMA and its distributors

Your Talent

  • Successfully completed business studies or similiar
  • Relevant professional experience in merchandising/product management or a similar function in fashion, sports, retail or the consumer goods industry
  • High affinity to sports, especially team sports
  • Very good product and market knowledge
  • Very good written and spoken knowledge of German and English
  • Proactive, goal-oriented and independent working style
  • High degree of resilience, flexibility and willingness to travel
  • Strong analytical and communicative skills as well as articulateness
  • Strong presentation skills

SPEED & SPIRIT is what we look for in our candidates, defined by some simple values that inspire us to BE DRIVEN in our performance, BE VIBRANT in our sporting legacy, BE TOGETHER in our team spirit, and BE YOU to let our individual talent and experience shine. Applying for a job at PUMA is easy. Simply click APPLY ONLINE and follow the steps to upload your application.