Merchandising & Go-to-Market I Product Development Team

MERCHANDISING AND GO-TO-MARKET

MANAGER MERCHANDISING FOOTWEAR

Istanbul, Turkey

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 and all genders are welcome. Simply click APPLY ONLINE and follow the steps to upload your application.

Your Mission

  • Responsible for a sample selection of Footwear category
  • Make the correct pricing according to analyze the costs
  • Make the allocation according to the products
  • Drive revenue growth allocated efficiently based on sales trends; improve inventory turnover
  • Keep up with competitors' products and prices
  • Manage levels and distribution of stock
  • Set stock promotions/price reductions as appropriate
  • Promote bestselling items in order to maximize profits
  • Create and implement scalable planning tools and processes including category/assortment planning, open-to-buy, re-orders, and clearance/markdowns
  • Developing a Conceptual Assortment Plan (CAP) on the base of the Merchandising Plan (MPL) and Market feedback templates.
  • Creating a detailed product- and marketing briefings for each season, esp. the design brief.
  • Prepare the reports of cost, stock and sales analyzes
  • Should comply with flexible working hours

Your Talent

  • University degree
  • 3-4 years of experience in the fashion industry
  • Excellent listening and communication skills.
  • Service-oriented and open personality.
  • Ability and willingness to work with a diverse workforce, intercultural understanding.
  • Ability to work well under pressure, to handle a variety of tasks at the same time and within a dynamic organisation.
  • Proven MS Office skills including Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Lotus Notes

PUMA provides equal opportunities for all job applicants, regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, age, or disability. Equality for all is one of the core principles at PUMA and we do not tolerate any form of harassment or discrimination.

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.