Assistant Product Manager, BU Originals, Basketball & Partnerships

Purpose & Overall Relevance for the Organization:


Support Vietnam Creation Hub to create and execute against the designated areas of responsibility for the Business model as defined by the Originals FTW Senior Management Team. Assist the process in all aspects related to product creation, aligning the product brief and initial design direction all the way through to product ex-factory.


Key Responsibilities:


  • Assist the PM/SPM in preparing the range direction, in the second step start to manage range direction with the support of the superior
  • Understand and execute the product creation process according to calendar timelines
  • Work within cross-functional team to enable a smooth product creation process with an optimum product outcome
  • Analyse range performance
  • Build knowledge to be able to maintain product information systems according to process time-lines
  • Experience market, consumer and retailer needs to be able to create industry leading products
  • Help to prepare range presentations; in the second step present own ranges with guidelines of the superior with regards to structure and content
  • Support the creation team to implement given CtC (Concept to Consumer) direction for relevant ranges in partnership with CtC counterparts
  • Execute given projects within a discussed frame


Key Relationships:


  • Develop relationships and ensure constant dialogue/feedback with
    • business unit and across other BU´s
    • cross-functional team ( Design, Development, CtC, Sportsmarketing, Materials, Costing, Planning)
    • markets and relevant key retailers



Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:


  • Transport information clearly and effectively
  • Cooperate well and effectively to maintain trustful relationships
  • Ability to work and support others in a team environment
  • Plan daily working time effectively
  • Show analytical skills
  • Passion for sports



Requisite Education and Experience / Minimum Qualifications:


  • College degree, preferably in marketing/business /textile/fashion
  • International mind-set, ideally study abroad
  • Min. one relevant internship, ideally one year relevant practical working experience
  • Fluent in English
  • PC skills (MS Office programs)

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Job Title:  Assistant Product Manager, BU Originals, Basketball & Partnerships

Brand:  adidas
Location:  Ho Chi Minh City
TEAM:  Marketing & Communications
State:  65
Country/Region:  VN
Contract Type:  Full time
Number:  495849
Date:  May 26, 2023