For our department “Snowsports Apparel/ Acc” we are looking for a
PRODUCT LINE MANAGER “SNOW-WEAR APPAREL” 100% (f/m)
IIC-INTERSPORT International Corporation is the brand-management and purchasing company of the INTERSPORT Group and has the worldwide leading position in the sporting goods retail market.
As member of a young team you are responsible for setting-up the ranges, analysing the markets and getting to know the needs of our national Organizations. You are in contact with designers and work closely together with the development teams in Europe and Asia.
REQUIREMENTS: Analytical skills and ability to commercialize industry trends • Effective communication and negotiation skills • Careful way of working • Advanced knowledge of Windows applications and preferably PDM/PLM systems • Open minded and flexible team player with positive energy and stress resistance • Creativity and passion for the product • Excellent command of English, both written and spoken • International travelling • Degree in Business Administration and 2-4 years of work experience in directly relevant work • additional experience in winter accessories is a plus
DUTIES: Market research with regard to opportunities, product innovations, emerging trends, materials, features and price points • Creating detailed international range plans and manage style and SKU efficiency • Brief designers on direction, range plan, product features and price positioning respecting development timelines • Initiate and manage product feedback and inputs during the process • Lead and present at the international Advisory Meetings • Present and actively sell the collections to the buyers of the national Organizations at the sales meetings • Manage SKU efficiency • Set target prices according to the market needs and follow up with the Development Team • Work with Brand Management on workbooks, hangtags and product information. • Management of collection data and features in Flex PLM and PIM systems • Cooperation and alignment with Category Management for the execution of common category strategies in Retail
WE OFFER: Exciting and challenging tasks in the international sports industry • Independent cooperation in a dynamic team • Progressive working and employment conditions.
If you are interested in a new challenge in a dynamic and sporty environment, we look forward to your written application.
IIC-INTERSPORT International Corporation
Rosmarie Burkhalter, Senior Director Human Resources, Wölflistrasse 2, CH-3006 Bern
Tel. +41 31 930 78 01, firstname.lastname@example.org