Manager Marketing Accessories & Licensing Out Clelia

Product Management

Sr. Product Line Manager Teamsport Teamwear

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

  • Prepare market and competitor studies on an international level as well as analyzing forecasts and sales analyses for Teamsport Teamwear Apparel & Equipment product ranges
  • Develop collection and marketing strategies for assigned product lines
  • Independently developing conceptual assortment plans (CAP) on product line and price basis considering specified company and Business Unit targets as well as Merchandising plans (MPL)
  • Manage the product lines through a process of line planning, internal design and development meetings until prototype approvals and launching the lines at the international meeting ensuring that the final collection is reflecting market needs
  • Presenting product strategy and product lines to international partners as well as key accounts
  • Cooperating with Merchandising, Design and Development (PUMA Group Sourcing) to ensure that the final collection is reflecting  market needs
  • Constantly challenging the product costing and how costing affects the product quality, margin & net sales from design to phase to production release
  • Regular visits of markets, fairs and suppliers.

Your Talent

  • All genders are welcome to apply
  • Bachelor Degree in Business Administration, Sports Management or similar education
  • At least 5 years of international product management experience in the sports industry; experience in a Go-To-Market function (Merchandising, Sales) desirable
  • Very good knowledge and passion for Football market, consumer trends, the fashion/lifestyle market and retail environment
  • Very strong technical Apparel/Equipment knowledge and product knowhow
  • Very strong analytical skills and business orientation
  • Confident teamplayer with strong initiative and entrepreneurial spirit
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills in 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 Herzo

Athlete

  • Company sports
  • Free gym
  • Health weeks
  • Massage/Physiotherapy
  • Soccer Field & Basketball Court

Social

  • Buddy Program
  • Coffee bar
  • Community engagement
  • Company parties
  • Organic canteen

Flex

  • Family Services
  • Flextime
  • Kids camp
  • Mobile working
  • Parent child office

Finance

  • Bike leasing
  • Employee discount
  • Private pension planning
  • Public transportation
  • Simple saving plan

Herzogen­aurach

The PUMA corporate Headquarters are located in Herzogenaurach or Herzo, as we like to call our hometown, located in southern Germany close to Nuremberg.  Every day, more than 1000 colleagues walk through our doors, ready to push sport and fashion forward.  And if you’re lucky, you just might run into Usain Bolt or Antoine Griezmann walking down the hall.

Go big, go Herzo
Basketball court at the PUMA headquarters
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PUMA Product Management

Bring products from idea to reality. Go the extra mile and lead the product strategy to exceed the expectations of consumers and retail partners. Our product masterminds build the connection of consumers and markets with our design, development and marketing teams.

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