Senior Project Manager - Head Office & Strategy - BU Originals - Part time: 25 Hours (m/w/d)

PURPOSE & OVERALL RELEVANCE FOR THE ORGANISATION

 

Support BU Strategy & Head Office to create, drive and implement a strategic framework based on the brand strategy framework, by driving cross-functional projects & milestones intra BU.

 

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES

 

· Support to develop and drive the BU strategic direction

· Ensure communication process and follow up implementation of the BU strategy

· Coordinate seasonal strategic marketing planning and process

· Help manage strategic priority projects

· Coordinate horizontal topics and projects

· Strategic & financial analysis of potential collaborations, including the development of business cases (if applicable)

· Support seasonal/yearly financial planning processes (range planning, budget planning)

· Coordinate and follow up on strategic business plan implementation with BU 1st line

· Feedback and facilitate sharing of best practices or improvement ideas

· Brief research needs in close alignment with Brand Strategy to Intelligence Hub

KEY RELATIONSHIPS

Within the BU

§ Sports BU Head Office team

§ Director BU Strategy & Head Office

§ BU GM/first line day-to-day collaboration

Within the Brand Strategy

· Intelligence Hub Frequent exchange of BU-relevant insights and collaboration on ad-hoc research for hot topics

· Strategy Delivery Alignment on vertical strategic projects

 

Within the Brand Head Office

· BU MOPS spoke to ensure close alignment and collaboration on key BU and Brand milestones

· Global Brands project management to ensure alignment on project portfolio, deliverables for brand milestones, deliverables for Board meetings as required

 

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES

 

· Resolute and good problem solver

· Strong project management skills

· Fluent in English

· Strong market and industry awareness

· Good interpersonal skills

· Drive to succeed and deliver against expectations

· Ability to manage, develop and motivate internal and external project teams

· Strong presentation skills

· Strong conceptual understanding of brand/sub-brand/label building

· 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.

Language skills

· English fluent

· Another European language advantageous

IT skills

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· Word Basic

· Excel Advanced

· PowerPoint Advanced

REQUISITE EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE / MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

· University degree or equivalent education required.

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:  Senior Project Manager - Head Office & Strategy - BU Originals - Part time: 25 Hours (m/w/d)

Brand:  adidas
Location:  Herzogenaurach
TEAM:  Administrative
State:  BY
Country/Region:  DE
Contract Type:  Part time
Number:  446863
Date:  Apr 26, 2022