2x Project Manager (m/f/d)



Contribute to the execution of the adidas Brand organization’s strategies by managing key initiatives, projects, cross-functional projects; be an active team member in cross-functional teams. Manage key projects within the Brand portfolio with clear focus on milestone achievencement and deloyment to the business.




Purpose: Manage the implementation of subprojects and support the implementation of cross-functional projects ensuring successful execution and generation of expected benefits.

Project Management: Manage project tasks and subprojects and support global cross-functional projects.

Project charter / objectives: Manage project charter and objectives based on framework, within given budget in collaboration with Director Projects and/or Sr. Director Projects

Resources / Budget:  Assign tasks to project resources. Supports training of cross-functional teams.

Communication: Manage and provide day to day content and analysis and support project communication with stakeholders. Support project communication with stakeholders. Prepare communication, presentations to Steering Board, Sponsors and stakeholders.

Process: Support business process definition within project.

Systems: Define system needs within project framework. Manage implementation into inline systems.

Provide operational, process and organizational management support to superior and team.





Depending on scope/type of project but in general:

  • Product/Sports/Brand Marketing at Brand adidas
  • Senior Leadership Team
  • Finance
  • Global Operations
  • Marketing Operations & Business Development
  • Sales (Wholesale, Retail, eCom)
  • Global IT
  • Human Resources





  • Communication skills that are clear, concise, logical
  • Previous experience in project management and strong facilitation and influencing skills
  • Demonstrated knowledge of business KPIs and ability to work with numbers
  • Strong collaboration skills with the ability to create effective, deep and successful working relationships across all levels of the organization
  • Understanding of change management processes
  • Good communication and writing skills
  • Team player, highly collaborative
  • Product experience (product marketing, design or development)
  • Digital savvy
  • Specialist in business or technical skills with expert knowledge in some areas of work or systems (business champ).
  • Broad & deep knowledge in own functional area, combining theoretical and practical knowledge.




  • University degree or equivalent education required.
  • Min. 3 years work experience within project management, internal or external communications, HR Communications and change in a multi-brand organization
  • Cross-functional experience, ideally within marketing and sales on a Market level
  • Global mindset and ability to work cross-culturally; experience within different countries and/or different cultures

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:  2x Project Manager (m/f/d)

Brand:  adidas
Location:  Herzogenaurach
TEAM:  Marketing & Communications
State:  BY
Country/Region:  DE
Contract Type:  Full time
Number:  352128
Date:  Oct 19, 2021