Pia Madison

Corporate Communications

Sr. Manager Corporate Communications & PR

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

  • Manage and respond to corporate and local media requests
  • Manage corporate press events such as the Annual Financial Press Conference
  • Manage the creation of PUMA’s Annual Report, developing an innovative concept in cooperation with an agency and aligning the project across all stakeholders
  • Develop and execute creative communications strategies and initiatives to drive stories around PUMA’s historical Archive in Herzogenaurach as well as the brand’s history in sports
  • Develop and execute communication activities to underpin PUMA’s corporate strategy
  • Create media materials and press kits for all company-related topics  
  • Manage agency support
  • Act as a PUMA representative at press events
  • Build strong media relations and develop an extensive network
  • Organize and manage photo shoots, video shoots
  • Manage PUMA’s Media Monitoring, by developing KPI’s to measure PUMA’s PR success.

Your Talent

  • All genders are welcome to apply
  • University degree, ideally in Communications, Journalism, Media Studies, etc
  • Five years of professional experience in business journalism or Corporate PR
  • German native speaker is a must
  • Excellent command of spoken and written English language skills required
  • Very strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Good storytelling skills and news judgement
  • Experience in managing PR agencies and contractors and ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously
  • Ability to work autonomously in a fast-paced, high-growth environment
  • Flexible team player with a hands-on mentality that likes to take on responsibility.

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.