Adrian Vuevas

Product Management

Junior Product Manager, Sportstyle Footwear

Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America

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

  • Assist PLM in managing a part of the Global range in Sportstyle Men’s footwear.
  • Assist the overall POD teams (design/development) in the creation of product.
  • Manage and execute to designated calendar milestones.
  • Maintain all product information in systems, ensuring excellent data quality.
  • Support in planning and coordinating the instore date/product flow
  • Collaborate in driving the product creation process based on the Go-To-Market calendar
  • Cooperating with Merchandising, Design and Development (PUMA Group Sourcing) to ensure that the final collection is reflecting market needs
  • Possess basic knowledge of industry trends, consumer profiles, retail markets, and the competitive landscape.
  • Facilitate in communication with all parts of the organization.
  • Assist with overall industry analysis, market research, consumer research and competitive analysis.
  • Assist PLMs with any other daily tasks needed.
  • Support in preparing market-and competitor studies on an international level as well as analyzing forecasts and sales analyses
  • Preparing of international meetings
  • Conduct market/factory visits
  • Ensuring a correct as well as punctual input and maintenance of the Product Range Management system for all assigned product lines and all required information
  • Support the Development of the catalogue.

Your Talent

  • Bachelor’s degree in Business, Marketing.
  • 1-2 years’ work experience in relevant role.
  • Credible knowledge of Sportstyle and/or footwear market place as well as footwear consumer trends and market dynamics.
  • Ability to work in an international and fast-paced working environment
  • Proficient in Microsoft Excel and PowerPoint
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Flexible team player with an open mindset, good organizational skills and well-structured work
  • High initiative, high energy, passionate, decisive, eye for detail, confident.
  • Strong analytical skills and overall business orientation.

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.

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