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 13,000 employees across 120+ countries. The PUMA Group owns the brand PUMA, Cobra Golf and Dobotex, and is headquartered in Herzogenaurach, Germany.
Responsible for the creative design and execution of seasonal international headwear product lines
Take direction and inspiration from the Accessories Creative Director to incorporate PUMA seasonal initiatives into the Puma accessories ranges
Translate the briefings into conceptual design ideas
Ensure that the balance between innovation and commerciality of the product offering is constantly maintained
Must have knowledge of both product Design and Development for creation of tech packs
Provide exact specifications for the development of the product lines
Lead product design reviews together with product line management. Create and present seasonal trend and color overviews at design meetings
Partner with Development Team in research of fabrications, techniques and applications. Develop thorough understanding of the capabilities, flexibility and limitations of source base
Create and execute accessories ranges that are brand appropriate and meet the needed cost and margin requirements.
Responsible for the timely and accurate completion of detail sheets, CADs, and tech packages based on design time and action calendar
Update and create appropriate product category specific color CADs
Upload designs and colors into online product database
Help with general product team design needs which could include art production for additional categories
Be proactive in order to resolve design issues
Create accessories advanced concept.
All genders are welcome
Bachelor Degree in Design and / or relevant field of study
Minimum 3 years Design experience, ideally in Headwear or Accessories
Advanced skill level in Adobe Illustrator, Photoshop etc.
Self-starter attitude and willingness to take on any challenge
Strong graphic, material and silhouette driven design sensibility
Ability to sketch and communicate design ideas in detail
Strong written and verbal communication skills
Ability to work effectively in a team environment
Open-minded, self-starter willing to help other product categories when called upon in the spirit of creating best in class product and designs.
Highly organized with the ability to manage multiple projects at various stages at the same time
Knowledge of accessories market, colors and trends
Requires some domestic and / or international travel
Experience in international product development and manufacturing processes a plus
Fluent English (spoken and written)
Please add some examples of your work to your application.
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.
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