HUGO BOSS is one of the leading premium fashion and lifestyle companies with around 14,600 employees worldwide. We work passionately and to high standards from the initial idea through to the finished product. In this role, you will have the opportunity to be yourself and to be creative in an inspiring and international working environment – because, to create something extraordinary, we must explore new paths together. Join our team and shape your own future at HUGO BOSS!

Senior EMEA DOS Planning Manager HUGO (m/f/d) | temporary
HUGO BOSS AG | Metzingen near Stuttgart | Germany | Full-time

We are looking for a highly motivated person to strengthen our HUGO Business Unit as soon as possible. The position is a maternity cover for 12 months. 


What you can expect:

  • EMEA planning & steering of seasonal DOS assortments, ensuring optimal stock efficiency, optimizing sell-thru
  • Plan key KPIs such as net sales & optimal budget spent, mark-downs, profitability, kind of product shares, option plans in all relevant planning steps
  • Deliver strategic Business Unit direction regarding EMEA DOS planning topics, aligning with key planning stakeholders (inside & outside Business Unit) with respect to all DOS KPI optimizing matters 
  • KPI driven decision-making, ensuring profitable, efficient and sustainable growth: Maximize potential net sales growth with improved margin opportunities at SPG level, while minimizing inventory risks both at preorder stage and in-season to support weekly trading.
  • Advanced Demand Forecasting: depth analysis, challenging key markets, providing tools and approaches for improvement, using advanced analytics, initiating change
  • Advanced inventory management for EMEA DOS assortments: proactive identification and influence on inventory levels, strong and continuous exchange with related interfaces (e.g. strong interface with Global Outlet Planning and EMEA ecom planning)
  • EMEA responsibility for DOS planning and merchandising projects and enhancement of ongoing processes
  • Functional lead, within region EMEA, for all HUGO MPGs, Man & Woman
  • Direct Report into Global Merchandise Planning lead, flat hierarchies, agile & transparent decision taking

Your profile:

  • Successfully completed studies in Business Administration, Fashion/Textile Management or comparable
  • A minimum of 3-5 years of relevant professional experience
  • Excellent analytical and conceptual skills
  • Strong communication skill and international networking
  • Efficient time management and organizational skills, including the ability to prioritize work effectively
  • Ability to think and react in a fast-paced business
  • Solution and implementation focus
  • Team-orientation
  • Fluent written and spoken English
  • Proficient level user with MS Excel, Word, PowerPoint and SAP (AFS/ Retail)


Your benefits:

  • Made for Me: three days in Metzingen and two days working remotely. Our hybrid working model "Threedom of work" is as individual as your personal needs.
  • Today. Tomorrow. Always. Sustainability is one of our key values, and more than just a trend. We are committed to environmental, animal and climate protection, and human rights.
  • Does innovation drive you? Same for us! We have digitized most of our workflows and almost fully automated our logistics centres.
  • Exclusive discounts for shopping and arts: benefit from discounts for family and friends along with free entrance to more than 15 international art museums.
  • High-performing people need a healthy balance. Take advantage of the employee gym, the beach volleyball field or yoga classes on the rooftop terrace.
  • As a fashion company, we value good taste in everything - including food. Welcome to our own restaurant and café, Times.