Manager Investor Relations (m/f/d)

Purpose & Overall Relevance for the Organization:


  • To support the Investor Relations team in providing best-in-class financial communication with existing and potential shareholders, financial analysts and other external stakeholders. The position also involves supporting the Investor Relations team in the provision of marketing services to the Executive Board and other Senior Management as well as providing relevant and timely feedback from the Investor Relation team’s interaction with the financial markets.



Key Responsibilities:


  • Support the preparation of investor events (analyst conference, field trips, investor days, etc.) by compiling input for Q&A documents and presentations
  • Support sell-side analysts in the quantitative development of their models and earnings estimates
  • Provide support in satisfying analyst and investor information needs by conducting ad-hoc analysis based on input from internal functions (brand, sales, etc.)
  • Coordinate incoming request via the department’s website/inbox
  • Support the coordination of the department’s internal reports (daily, monthly and quarterly reports), providing meaningful analysis of developments around the adidas AG share to internal decision-makers
  • Independent writing and content development of annual- and interim reports, press releases and Q&A documents
  • Take a lead role in developing and enhancing strategic and operational content with a particular focus on building presentations for Senior Management
  • Drive the preparation of competitor and retailer analysis material with the purpose of providing internal key decision-makers with a comprehensive picture of the company’s competitive environment
  • Drive the technical implementation and support of specific IR related projects such as CRM tools, Analysis tools and be key liaison to IT
  • Support the coordination of the department’s annual budget
  • Responsible for roadshow coordination and review, incl. investor targeting
  • Monitor, analyse and interpret trading in adidas AG’s shares
  • Actively manage special projects (e.g. BU input)



Key Relationships:


  • Finance teams (e.g. Accounting, CP&PM)
  • Corporate Communication
  • Internal functions (e.g. Legal, Global Operations, SEA, HR)
  • Business units



Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:


  • Understanding of financial markets and accounting practices
  • Interest in corporate finance, stock brokerage and financial communication
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • Excellent command of German and English language both written and spoken
  • Ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines
  • High level of service orientation in dealing with internal and external stakeholders
  • Excellent knowledge of Microsoft Office (particularly Excel, PowerPoint, Word)



Requisite Education and Experience / Minimum Qualifications:


  • University degree in Business Administration/Finance/Controlling or equivalent background in related fields
  • 2-6 years of experience in a finance, communication or similar function

adidas celebrates diversity, supports inclusiveness and encourages individual expression in our workplace. We do not tolerate the harassment or discrimination toward any of our applicants or employees. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Job Title:  Manager Investor Relations (m/f/d)

Brand:  adidas
Location:  Herzogenaurach
TEAM:  Accounting & Finance
State:  BY
Country/Region:  DE
Contract Type:  Full time
Number:  346269
Date:  Sep 15, 2021