Marketing Manager Christina

Marketing

Associate Manager, Marketing - Visual Experience

Westford, 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.

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 14,000 employees across 120+ countries. The PUMA Group owns the brand PUMA, Cobra Golf and Dobotex, and is headquartered in Herzogenaurach, Germany.

Your Mission

  • Manage all PUMA related visual experience concepts, spaces and properties within the Department Store, Family Channel, Sporting Goods & Sport Specialty retail environments   
  • Work with in-store experience stakeholders across the organization to design and develop consumer relevant and brand aligned POP, display and experiential solutions for product launches and initiatives within channels of responsibility.
  • Work cross-functionally with sales, account marketing, merchandising and planning to properly develop in-store and experiential briefs and solutions that meet key account needs and expectations
  • Work with account marketing team members to collaborate on full experiential marketing solutions (digital and physical) that engage consumers in new and innovative ways
  • Partner with Store Design and Visual team in new store designs to ensure the brand experience piece is included in the design as needed.
  • Partner with Visual Merchandiser and 3rd party Field visual merchandising agency as well as account VM teams to increase visual competencies at the store level.
  • Develop and manage maintenance and refresh schedules for all graphic and visual experience elements needed within channels of responsibilities; coordinate with retailers, marketing members and agencies in order to execute, from brief to installation and photo reports.
  • Work with external agencies as needed to generate designs, renderings, production plans, installation schedules and maintenance plans as needed
  • Coordinates the bidding process on all assigned projects. Prepare all bid documents, conduct pre-bid meetings, receives bids and award contracts
  • Responsible for maintaining the Account Visual experience data/Library

Your Talent

  • Bachelor’s degree in Visual Merchandising, Interior Design or other design related field
  • 5+ years of experience in Visual Merchandising, preferably with a sport or luxury fashion and accessories brand
  • Ability to understand Floor Plans and design work
  • Highly skilled project management capabilities
  • Proven cross-functional communication skills and seen as a team player
  • Must enjoy working in a fast-paced environment with a proven ability to work independently, adhere to tight deadlines, and multi-task
  • Expertise of 3-dimensional modeling software. (3D design, Auto CAD & Sketch up)
  • Expertise of Adobe Creative Cloud software (Photoshop, Illustrator and indesign)
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office software (Excel, Word and PowerPoint)
  • Ability to travel up to 25-30% of the time (Weekends or overnight works might be required)
  • In mid-2021, the PUMA North America Regional Corporate Headquarters will be moving to a new office located in Somerville, MA. All positions currently located at the Westford office, as well as at our International Boston office, will make this transition

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 is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) employer. It is the policy of PUMA to prohibit discrimination and harassment of any type and to afford equal employment opportunities to all persons without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, gender, physical or mental disability, veteran-status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state or local law.For additional information, please contact: us-hrrecruiter@puma.com

PUMA Wellbeing at Westford

Athlete

  • Chair massages
  • Fitness reimbursement
  • Free gym
  • Health weeks
  • Wellness room

Social

  • Benefit / wellness fairs
  • Company parties
  • Community engagement
  • Coffee bar

Flex

  • Employee assistance services
  • Parent child office
  • Parental leave policy
  • Summer hours

Finance

  • 401K employer match
  • Childcare discount
  • Employee discount
  • Medical & dental insurance contr.
  • Pre-tax Benefit Plans

Westford MA

Enter Westford, where PUMA is close to nature (and the sports that come with it) and buzzes with the energy to drive sport and fashion forward.

Go Westford
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