Associate Product Manager - Licensed

adidas Portland, OR

About the Job

PURPOSE Assist the product manager in the management of the product creation process for licensed. This involves supporting and contributing to the execution of the below accountabilities. KEY ACCOUNTABILITIES Supports the PM with consumer, distribution and competitive research Supports the PM with business analysis to ensure objective decision making in range planning process Supports the licensed apparel business in the preparation of range plans which includes updating, initiating and maintaining reports/forms, details and communicate project status to relevant team members. Supports maintenance and creation of range plans in MP. This role is essential in ensuring the timely hand off and communication of information during the product creation phase. This requires a high degree of interaction with other product managers and the other key individuals associated with the product creation process. Supports the PM with the creation of highly effective presentations that inspire and educate internal stakeholder through out creation milestones. KNOWLEDGE SKILLS AND ABILITIES Strong organizational skills Ability to build relationships with others Team Player Takes Initiative, can work independently Strong time management skills Big passion for sports Professional maturity QUALIFICATIONS 2+ years related work experience. Working knowledge of product creation process and cross-functional accountabilities. High degree of proficiency with Adobe Illustrator, Microsoft Office (word, excel, PowerPoint and outlook)