Assistant Product Manager, Footwear Performance

Purpose & Overall Relevance for the Organization:

  • Gain and generate consumer and sport insights
  • Assist in executing the category direction
  • Work with all creation functions to deliver product concepts
  • Create ranges under supervision to achieve category goals

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, Sports Marketing, 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
  • Ability to travel
  • Passion for sports
    Requisite Education and Experience / Minimum Qualifications:
  • College degree, preferably in marketing/business /textile/fashion
  • International mind-set, ideally study abroad
  • 3+ years relevant practical working experience
  • Fluent in English
  • PC skills (MS Office programs)


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Job Title:  Assistant Product Manager, Footwear Performance

Brand:  adidas
Location:  Los Angeles
TEAM:  Marketing & Communications
State:  CA
Country/Region:  US
Contract Type:  Full time
Number:  314828
Date:  Jun 10, 2021