Team Head Commercial Marketing Nordic

Merchandising and Go-To-Market

Manager Global Merchandising Operations Footwear

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

  • Optimize the communication stream, data management and access to/for the relevant parties through various IT systems and tools and operate as a point of contact
  • Stay up-to-date with business performance across all product categories, retail and wholesale as well as regions and key countries to be able to proactively present / share information with global partners and analysis data
  • In coordination with Global Merchandising and the BU’s set seasonal KPI targets and track the defined targets
  • Use consumer and geographical insight to influence the regional and area assortments by supporting Global Merchandising to build and drive minimum assortments
  • Create an understanding of best practices across the regions/product divisions to ensure efficient leveraging of major product initiatives globally and regionally
  • Manage and update required merchandising reports to assist global as well as regional merchandising managers in decision-making
  • Support the Global Head of Merchandising on various activities which are crucial for the team’s success.

Your Talent

  • All genders are welcome to apply
  • University degree in Business Administration, Sports Management or comparable degree
  • First work experience in International Merchandising and/or Product Management for international brands
  • Excellent knowledge in terms of product (Footwear) as well as process in sport-lifestyle and fashion industry
  • Strong business orientation and analytical aptitude
  • Flexible, solution-oriented, skilled communicator and relationship builder
  • Fluent English skills
  • Full proficiency in MS-Office.

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.