Manager ISC Concept Creation (m/f/d)

Purpose & Overall Relevance for the Organisation:


Creation of manuals/guidelines & training programs to respond to Brand positioning & strategy. Manage the development, innovation and management of all In-Store Communication tools ensuring Global consistency in our Global Retail stores.


Key Responsibilities:


  • Partner with the relevant teams to create clear requirements and align briefs whilst ensuring continued alignment to Brand objectives and positioning:
    • Develop In-Store Communication tools for each of adidas’ labels that respond to their target consumer profile.
    • Develop guidelines, training programs and tools for markets to implement the concepts.
  • Manage external agencies (visual presentation specialists; software agencies, communication agencies etc.).
  • Improve processes:
    • Monitor the Retail industry (brick and mortar and digital) for best practices that can be adapted for adidas.
    • Drive for industry leading innovations in ISC at both the consumer level and the implementation practices.  Build business cases for investment direction with guidance on commercial or Brand lifting experiences
  • Manage Resources:
    • Manage project budgets (as assigned).
  • Coordinate between department tactics and operational objectives.
  • Work independently and collaboratively.
  • Additional assignments or special projects as assigned or agreed.
  • None.
    Key Relationships:
  • Global Retail Design team
  • Omni Chanel Marketing ISC team
  • Global Range Architecture team
  • Global Merchandising team
  • Global Horizontal Concepts team
  • Business Units
  • Brand Management
  • Market teams
  • Global Sales Organization (Relevant Departments)
  • External Agencies.
    Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
  • Fully qualified and experienced in retail In-Store Communication, combining theoretical with practical experience.
  • Strong organisation skills and flexibility.
  • Specialist in technical skills.
  • Proven track record in project management.
  • English fluent: verbal, written & spoken. Another European language is an advantage.
  • IT: Microsoft Office advanced. iShopShape is an advantage.
    Requisite Education and Experience / Minimum Qualifications:
  • Business or Marketing Degree.
  • 4+ years’ experience in Retail Instore Communication.
  • 1+ years working with global markets, or a key adidas market.

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Job Title:  Manager ISC Concept Creation (m/f/d)

Brand:  adidas
Location:  Herzogenaurach
TEAM:  Retail (Back Office)
State:  BY
Country/Region:  DE
Contract Type:  Full time
Number:  262773
Date:  Sep 25, 2020