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Senior Designer Sportstyle Apparel and Graphic Rapid Response

Shanghai, China

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.

That hustler’s spirit can be felt across PUMA categories, partnerships, offices, and countries. And we are always in search of talent that can help us set the pace at which sport and culture collide, as well as finding better ways to connect and collaborate with our communities.

PUMA supports over 13,000 employees across 120+ countries. The PUMA Group owns the brand PUMA, Cobra Golf and Dobotex, and is headquartered in Herzogenaurach, Germany.

Your Mission

  • Responsibility for Special Make up / Rapid Response Design creation for Key Accounts, Puma Retail, Outlet or any quick response program when required
  • Understand the region’s trends and market direction to ensure all products designed for the regions are brand relevant
  • Prepare trend boards, material and trim boards
  • Design ranges and products, which complement the International collection while satisfying the needs of the region, considering the elements that affect the region (Men’s, Women’s and Children’s)
  • Be accountable for achieving all tasks of the Vertical Development Calendar within the given time lines
  • Gain market insight by visiting the markets, fashion fairs, concept stores, etc. as required
  • Travel to the factories to work on the development of the product and ensure that quick response timelines are met.

Your Talent

  • All genders are welcome to apply
  • University degree in Design and/or relevant field of study
  • At least 5 years of work experience of designing for one or more leading fashion/lifestyle/sports brand, ideally in the fashion, athletic/apparel industry
  • Versatile designer who has experience designing products across men’s, women’s and children’s products. Strong graphic skill is preferred.
  • Professional experience working in team environment, ability to function autonomously as well as in a cooperative, diverse group
  • Professional working experience with 3D Design, Illustrator, Photoshop, etc.
  • Tremendous attention to detail and extraordinary time-management skills
  • Key account concept and end-consumer understanding within the Chinese market
  • Vertical mindset
  • Strategic and creative thinking, strong initiative, passionate about product
  • Strong communication and presentation skills
  • Fluent in Mandarin and English.

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.

PUMA Wellbeing at China

Athlete

  • Annual health check
  • Company sports
  • Free gym
  • On-site fitness classes

Social

  • Company events 
  • Community engagement
  • Festival gifts
  • Office snacks and drinks

Flex

  • Flex time
  • Special occasion leave policy

Finance

  • Commercial insurance plan
  • Employee discount
  • Special sales
  • Travel insurance

China

Enter one of PUMA's top three markets in Shanghai, Beijing and Guangzhou, and become a valuable team member to help us leave a positive impact.

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