Project Manager - Head Office BU Sportswear & Training - limited until June 2023 (m/f/d)

PURPOSE & OVERALL RELEVANCE FOR THE ORGANISATION

 

Drive Strategic Business Plan (SBP) and/ or IT related projects to successful completion for brand adidas.

Drive day to day business in the respective business unit, provide ad hoc support on operational topics and work on business unit specific projects leading to successful key milestone meetings. Run an efficient head office and ensure a smooth communication flow between product creation team and x-functional partners such as CTC, Brand Coms, Design and country organizations.

 

 

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES

 

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: Support definition of sub-project charter and objectives.

 

RESOURCES/ BUDGET:  Assign tasks to project resources.

 

COMMUNICATION: Manage and provide day to day content and analysis and support project communication with stakeholders. Support preparation of communication to Steering Board and Sponsors.

 

PROCESS: Support business process definition within project.

 

SYSTEMS: Define in cooperation with Senior Project Manager System needs definition within project.

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

 

 

Drive day to day business in the respective business unit, provide ad hoc support on operational topics and work on business unit specific projects leading to successful key milestone meetings. Run an efficient head office and ensure a smooth communication flow between product creation team and x-functional partners such as CTC, Brand Coms, Design and country organizations.

 

Division Office

  • Ensure an efficient Division office
      • gather and provide information to key stakeholders in a user friendly and presentable format
      • organize meetings, take and distribute notes of meetings and follow up on action steps in a timely manner
      • ensure alignment and a smooth information flow amongst Senior Managers within the business unit
  • Assist your superior in all administrative tasks and duties (i.e. calendar management, meeting organization, power point presentations)
  • Optimize departmental efficiency

 

KEY RELATIONSHIPS

 

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)

 

 

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES

 

  • Experienced in job and fully qualified/trained.
  • Combined broad theoretical and practical knowledge incl. company policies and practices.
  • Strong competence with various tools, procedures, etc.
  • English fluent
  • Another European language advantageous
  • Outlook           Advanced
  • Word               Basic
  • Excel               Advanced
  • PowerPoint     Advanced

 

 

REQUISITE EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE / MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

 

  • University degree or equivalent education required
  • Minimum of 5 years of working experience in job or job 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:  Project Manager - Head Office BU Sportswear & Training - limited until June 2023 (m/f/d)

Brand:  adidas
Location:  Herzogenaurach
TEAM:  Strategy
State:  BY
Country/Region:  DE
Contract Type:  Limited Duration
Number:  454130
Date:  Jul 1, 2022