Product Line Manager (m/f/d) in der Städteregion Aachen
Birkenstock GmbH & Co. KG - Vollzeitbeschäftigung
Start ab sofort - Online seit dem 19.11.2020
BIRKENSTOCK is a global footwear brand that stands for quality, functionall-round well-being. The historic roots of this long-standing family-run company can be traced back to the year 1774. Nowadays, the product portfolio comprises sandalsclosed shoes, accessories, natural cosmetics as well as bedssleep systems. With more than 4,000 employees, BIRKENSTOCK is the German shoe industry’s largest employer. BIRKENSTOCK has sixteen locations in Germany, with privately owned distribution companies in Europe, Asiathe USA.
For our division Product Management, at our location Cologne we are looking for a Product Line Manager (m/f/d).
With proficient business acumen you take responsibility for the successful financialstrategic development of your product line.
You manage said line with focus on the six big Cs: Consumer (trends & habits), Category (innovation & key success factors), Competitor, Country (specific requirements, trendsmarkets), Channel (developments) and, of course, Customer (key accounts).
You enable an efficient seasonal range creation process (including preparationexecution of proto review meetings)facilitate smooth interactions across all relevant functions within the team (i. e. design, development & innovation).
You will be the „face“ of your portfolio: you act internallyexternally as an important interface with sales (presentationdelivery of the range in sales meetings) as well as key accountscustomers (trade shows, assistance in sell-ins).
Furthermore, you know better than anyone else, what is going on in the marketidentify business opportunities for your segment.
Lastly, you review seasons past systematically, analyze sell-in & sell-out, plancontrol turnover, quantities as well as marginsscheduleexecute important milestone meetings.
Business / Economic university degreesimilar qualification
Long years of relevant working experience in women’s fashion (shoes)sports in the field of product management
Deep knowledge of product management, analytical segment planningtrend resp. potential analysis
Business fluent English is a must, German a plus
MS Office skillsideally know-how in ERPRange Admin Systems
Exceptional ability to sell ideasgoods
Generalist with an analyticalstrategical mindset
Born networker, team builder, moderatorpresenter
Above average problem solvingtroubleshooting ability
Willingness to travel regularlyglobally
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