Manager Materials Development Apparel - Talent Pool (m/f/d)


Our mission is to Create the New, to develop best-in-class products that define the sports market. We fuel our innovation by challenging convention and by tapping into each other's unique talents and perspectives.  The result: beautiful and powerful products that impress our biggest athletes and win the hearts of our consumers. 


As the one who brings our apparel innovations to life, you will collaborate closely with Marketing, Design, Development, and suppliers.  You will be a key influence in crafting our products from seasonal kick off to commercialisation. Materials, colours and fittings will be guided by yourself. With your help, our team will craft the next generation of adidas products that excite our consumer. 



  • Be a part of the dynamic cross-functional team with passion for products 

  • Create the best-in-class material portfolio 

  • Be the one who brings our apparel innovations to life through material research and trends 

  • Build a deep understanding of the market/ competitors and share your knowledge within the team 



  • A passion for textiles, sports and innovation 

  • Degree in clothing technology/textile engineering or comparable education  

  • A minimum of 3-4 years of relevant work experience in the garment industry 

  • Technical thinker with a deep understanding of material engineering 

  • Team player who feels comfortable communicating in an international environment and working in a fast-changing textile world 

  • Project management basics  

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 Materials Development Apparel - Talent Pool (m/f/d)

Brand:  adidas
Location:  Herzogenaurach
TEAM:  Product Development
State:  BY
Country/Region:  DE
Contract Type:  Full time
Number:  468448
Date:  Mar 10, 2023