Head of Global Retail Environment Oudry

Retail Corporate

Planner Retail Europe

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

  • Jointly accountable with the Buyer for delivering maximum sales, margin, and profit to the business
  • Accountable for buy spend, OTB/buy level management, divisional inventory control and option count
  • Liaise with Senior Planner and Head of Retail Merchandising to develop financial plans across category, key attributes and grade/store level reflecting critical path
  • Assortment plan financials to maximize profit, sales, space density and option flow whilst optimizing inventory and managing risk on trend product
  • Reforecast weekly to manage inventory, intake, sales and profit forecast and manage OTB/Buy level
  • Lead weekly in- and pre-season KPI performance reviews with allocation team

Your Talent

  • All Gender are welcome to apply
  • University degree preferably in Business Management /Finance
  • Work experience in Merchandising, ​​inventory management or demand planning in the fashion or lifestyle business
  • Awareness of current trends and  competitors
  • Advanced MS Excel knowledge, especially experience with pivot tables and formulas
  • Strong interpersonal, communication and presentation skills
  • Knowledge of SAP Retail would be an advantage
  • Excellent language skills in English, other European languages will be a beneficial

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.