Manager Marketing Accessories & Licensing Out Clelia

Product Management

Product Line Manager Accessories

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

  • Managing assigned Accessories lines through the process of product planning, design and development until prototype approval and product launch
  • Developing the collection strategies for the assigned product lines,  considering specified company and Business Unit targets as well as Merchandising plans
  • Preparing market- and competitor studies on an international level as well as analyzing forecasts and sales
  • Proactive communication and cooperation with other Business Units, Merchandising, Design and Development to ensure a smooth product development process
  • Presenting the product lines to international partner and key accounts
  • Planning, coordinating and final checking of the order windows/product flow
  • Checking the final Free on Board-prices considering given target margins
  • Regular market and fairs visits
  • Ensuring a correct as well as punctual input and maintenance of the Product Data Management system.

Your Talent

  • All genders are welcome to apply
  • Graduate studies in Business Administration, Sports Management or similar
  • A minimum of 2-3 years work experience in product management in the sporting goods industry, preferably Accessories
  • Good market and retail knowledge
  • Passion for Accessories and good understanding of requirements for these products
  • Developed product sense and taste level
  • Very good verbal communication skills as well as excellent English knowledge (written and spoken)
  • Very good analytical skills
  • Excellent MS-Office skills (Excel, Word, Power Point)
  • Flexible Teamplayer with good organisational skills and well-structured work.

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.