Assistant Manager Range Architecture (m/f/d)

Purpose & Overall Relevance for the Organization:


Support the execution of the range architecture across Europe channels & categories in line within global guidelines based on KPIs that include Global Brand footprint, consumer relevance, efficiency, and profitability.


Key Responsibilities:



  • Working closely with European BUs and define number of articles allocated (total, per price brackets, per concepts, per channel, per category, per gender, per channels/EKA) and range segmentation guidelines for Europe including SMU, Promo
  • Assist in the deployment of the Global CTC concepts across predefined EUROPE distribution roadmap: plan concept merchandising and allocation, cross-channel, and cross-category, by account/ city/ destination doors
  • Monitor concept deployment execution including customer allocation and product segmentation strategy
  • Create reports on the used European pricing strategy
  • Drive a seasonal / phasing framework aligned to consumer consumption peaks and category launch requirements
  • Support in the execution of the seasonal / phasing framework aligned to consumer consumption peaks and category launch requirements
  • Collaborate with Europe Demand Planning team and SCM functions as appropriate



  • To measure progress on own KPIs
  • To report to all superiors
  • To monitor all reports


Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:


  • Highly collaborative with strong communication skills
  • High influencing skills and ability to make fact-based decisions
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Structured, organized and process orientated
  • Attention to detail as error in analysis will have crucial impact to business
  • Ability to work effectively within a team environment and under pressure
  • Intermediate to advanced skills in MS Office
  • Fluent in English
  • Additional language is an advantage


Requisite Education and Experience / Minimum Qualifications:


  • University degree in business preferred, ideally with marketing and sales focus or equivalent professional experience
  • Category Management/ Ranging/ Merchandising Experience: 1-2 years
  • Experience in a European market is preferred

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Job Title:  Assistant Manager Range Architecture (m/f/d)

Brand:  adidas
Location:  Herzogenaurach
TEAM:  Marketing & Communications
State:  BY
Country/Region:  DE
Contract Type:  Full time
Number:  384329
Date:  Dec 29, 2021