Assistant Category Manager, Tennis - LTD


Assist the category management team in planning and organizing the go-to-market cycle to optimize profit and meet marketing, financial and corporate growth objectives.


Key Accountabilities:

  • Assist category management Team to differentiate seasonal key account range plans (including visual merchandising)
  • Assist with the management of internal adidas systems, including range planning, DMT, RAD, B2B as needed.
  • May assist with the management of disseminating updated information to internal adidas customers, including Product Marketing, Sales, Footwear, Communications and others.
  • Follow up with communication with Sales Team / Account Planning Managers
  • Assist category manager with identifying products to maximize profitability/productivity.
  • May present ranges internally and when needed externally
  • Field general requests of the merchandising department.
  • Assist with sample co-ordination, event management assistance and general office duties.

Knowledge Skills and Abilities:

  • Proficiency with MS Office Suite and working with systems/applications.
  • Ability to present in front of large and small groups.
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced, multi-tasking, deadline-oriented environment
  • Strong interpersonal communication skills
  • Detail oriented with strong organizational skills
  • Prior knowledge of wholesale or retail preferred 
  • Category specific (Tennis) understanding preferred




  • Bachelor’s degree from four-year college or university in Marketing/Business or related field preferred; and
  • One (1) year sports or other product marketing related experience; or
  • Combination of education and/or experience may be substituted for degree


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Job Title:  Assistant Category Manager, Tennis - LTD

Brand:  adidas
Location:  Portland
TEAM:  Customer Service
State:  OR
Country/Region:  US
Contract Type:  Limited Duration
Number:  333571
Date:  Jun 2, 2021