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MARKETING

TEAMHEAD CREATIVE PLANNING EUROPE

Herzogenaurach, Germany

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Your Mission

  • Primary contact for the Regional European Marketing Teams (Wholesale, eCOM and Retail), Corporate functions, PUMA Creatives Services Teams (including Production, Commercial Marketing, Creative), external agency partners and Herzogenaurach BU based consumer channel team members

  • Lead the creative project management workflow for European creative briefs including project prioritization, resource allocation (internal + external), and project timelines/deadlines to ensure all projects are delivered on-time

  • Consolidate the needs and lead the communication of European creative needs towards the Global Marketing organization

  • Be the lead Creative Planning voice in the Germany Headquarters closely working with Boston based Creative Services Team

  • Set up and define briefing workflows dedicated to the specific European needs

  • Facilitate the collection and dissemination of marketing materials created by the ICA, Commercial and Consumer members for key initiatives and launches

  • Set and establish best practice creative workflow and processes within area of responsibility

  • Establish and drive milestone meetings as needed with Regional Teams, Creative team and Commercial and Consumer Channels

  • Identify project life cycles and schedules, to develop and continually lead project timelines

  • Effectively assign creative team members (internal & external) to tasks within each project, based on expertise and workload

  • Lead internal and external (as needed) creative reviews and approvals

  • Lead & oversee multiple channels of work simultaneously, through the use of the organization’s workflow tools

  • Create and maintain project-reporting documents on an on-going basis

  • Act as the senior leader within Creative Services, while mentoring and developing junior members of the Creative Services team.

Your Talent

  • Master’s degree in related field or equivalent experience

  • 10+ years project management experience within an in-house creative team or agency, retail/ Sports industry background is a plus

  • Expert communication, organizational, written, and verbal skills

  • Proven leadership experiences, including ability to lead & manage multiple stakeholder groups as well as cross functional teams

  • Works well under pressure with proven ability to deliver work on schedule, foresee roadblocks and escalate challenges as needed

  • Strong management skills and the ability to handle multiple complex projects and resources simultaneously

  • Deep understanding of the creative workflow and process including expertise in internal / external creative briefing techniques

  • Strong knowledge and experience with relevant project management and design tools (Adobe Cloud), as well as a proficiency in MS Office

  • Must be detail oriented, highly resourceful, self-motivated and proactive

  • Entrepreneurial in spirit and energy with creativity and ability to think out of the box.

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 16,100 employees across 120+ countries. The PUMA Group owns the brand PUMA, Cobra Golf and stichd, and is headquartered in Herzogenaurach, Germany.

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
  • Canteen

Flex

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

Finance

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

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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