Assistant Product Manager Outdoor

Purpose & Overall Relevance for the Organization:

Gain and generate consumer and sport insights

Assist in executing the category direction

Work with all creation functions to deliver product concepts

Create ranges under supervision to achieve category goals


Key Responsibilities:


  • Assist the PM/SPM in preparing the range direction, in the second step start to manage range direction with the support of the superior
  • Understand and execute the product creation process according to calendar timelines
  • Work within cross-functional team to enable a smooth product creation process with an optimum product outcome
  • Analyse range performance
  • Build knowledge to be able to maintain product information systems according to process time-lines
  • Experience market, consumer and retailer needs to be able to create industry leading products
  • Help to prepare range presentations; in the second step present own ranges with guidelines of the superior with regards to structure and content
  • Execute given projects within a discussed frame



Key Relationships:


  • Develop relationships and ensure constant dialogue/feedback with
    • business unit and across other BU´s and other Creation Center
    • cross-functional team (Design, Development, Materials, Costing)
    • markets



Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:


  • Transport information clearly and effectively
  • Cooperate well and effectively to maintain trustful relationships
  • Ability to work and support others in a team environment
  • Plan daily working time effectively
  • Show analytical skills
  • Ability to travel
  • Passion for sports



Requisite Education and Experience / Minimum Qualifications:


  • College degree, preferably in marketing/business /textile/fashion
  • International mind-set, ideally study abroad
  • Min. one relevant internship, ideally one year relevant practical working experience
  • Fluent in English and Chinese
  • PC skills (MS Office programs)
  • Interested in or practicing outdoor sports is a plus




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Job Title:  Assistant Product Manager Outdoor

Brand:  adidas
Location:  Shanghai
TEAM:  Marketing & Communications
State:  SH
Country/Region:  CN
Contract Type:  Full time
Number:  510558
Date:  Apr 22, 2024