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Intern Product Line Management Sportstyle Apparel / Sports Equipment

Puma North America Inc.

Job Description
At PUMA, we are in constant pursuit of faster. That extends beyond our support of the fastest athletes in the world. We also work to be fast in how we adapt to and connect with the constantly changing world around us. Through innovative design, iconic footwear and apparel, and authentic partnerships, we aim to always push what's next in both sport and culture.

That hustler's spirit can be felt across PUMA categories, partnerships, offices, and countries. And we are always in search of talent that can help us set the pace at which sport and culture collide, as well as finding better ways to connect and collaborate with our communities.

PUMA supports over 14,000 employees across 120+ countries. The PUMA Group owns the brand PUMA, Cobra Golf and Dobotex, and is headquartered in Herzogenaurach, Germany.

Your Mission

  • General support of Product Line Management Apparel team
  • Accurate maintenance and input of data and updates within internal product information system
  • Create seasonal product catalog and sales tools: preparation and inputting product text and product details
  • Competitive research & benchmarking: market research on consumers, retail and product trends (online)
  • Preparation of sales data/order figures using excel, with involvement in margin and pricing calculations
  • Support the preparation of internal product as well as merchandising review meetings
  • Support to develop and execute product line specific projects
  • Preparation of presentations
  • General administrative work and data processing with MS Office programs
  • Creation and update of visual merchandising overviews
  • Key point person for organization of samples: lending out of samples to marketing/sales/BU etc. and tracking whereabouts
  • Keeping work areas and stockrooms up to date, tidy and in order
  • General support of PLM Apparel team in the daily business

Your Mission

  • All genders are welcome to apply
  • The ideal candidate embodies joy and Puma's key values; they are positive, fair, honest and creative
  • A student from Business, Textile Management, (Fashion) Marketing or similar with previous experience of working in retail would be advantageous
  • The ability to manage and deliver multiple projects in a timely fashion
  • Very good MS Office skills (particularly Excel, Power Point)
  • Ability to work in a very fast-paced environment and produce results with a sense of urgency in a highly competitive industry demanding significant commitment to team and company
  • Demands accuracy in all tasks; self-policing and driven to produce output of the highest standard in a consistent manner
  • Hard working, upbeat, friendly, team-player with excellent communication skills (in English) with a strong ability to multi-task and prioritize individual work load
  • Starting date: 06.05.2019; Duration: 6 months

SPEED & SPIRIT is what we look for in our candidates, defined by some simple values that inspire us to BE DRIVEN in our performance, BE VIBRANT in our sporting legacy, BE TOGETHER in our team spirit, and BE YOU to let our individual talent and experience shine. Applying for a job at PUMA is easy. Simply click APPLY ONLINE and follow the steps to upload your application.

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