HUGO BOSS is one of the leading premium fashion and lifestyle companies with around 14,600 employees worldwide. As diverse as we are at HUGO BOSS, we all share a common goal: to inspire people through our work. In this role, you will have the opportunity to be yourself and to contribute your ideas and your creativity – because, to create something extraordinary, we must explore new paths together. Join our team and discover how you can shape your own future at HUGO BOSS!

Senior Product Market Specialist (m/f/d) BOSS Menswear (Central Hub)
HUGO BOSS AG | Metzingen near Stuttgart | Germany | Full-time

We are looking for a Senior Product Market Specialist (m/f/d) BOSS Menswear (Central Hub) to strengthen the Team Merchandising & Trading Central Markets.


What you can expect:

  • Conducting in-season market analysis including visits to POS to determine white space opportunities
  • Prepare future season’s product briefs for global design teams from a Central Hub perspective
  • Report in weekly trading meetings the product specific trends observed based on statistical analysis
  • Produce monthly reporting for top management on key observed trends within our seasonal performance
  • Lead Central Hub interests in EMEA product alignment meetings to influence the EMEA aligned assortment
  • Classify the saleability and advise on the depth of all forward buying for aligned stores
  • Place local buys for Bodywear & Hosiery as well as all Shoes and Accessories distributed in department stores - working closely with local stakeholders in the individual subsidiaries
  • Develop the initial allocation strategy in conjunction with the merchandisers to maximise sell-through
  • Work closely in-season with the merchandisers to spot repeat production potential then influence global teams to deliver additional production in a timely manner
  • Collaborate with Marketing and PR on a hub level to deliver specific projects and align to our retail partners in each market
  • Build and deliver compelling seasonal product training across a variety of relevant formats across the Central Hub

Your profile:

  • Long-term experience as Buyer/Merchandiser within the fashion industry
  • Strong knowledge in Microsoft Office - especially in Microsoft Excel & PowerPoint
  • Fluency in English and German
  • Ability to prioritise tasks based on business needs and to work under pressure
  • Negotiation skills
  • Ability to work as part of team
  • Strong sense of commercial acumen
  • Passionate interest in menswear product
  • Confidence in presenting information in a clear and concise manner
  • Flexibility to travel extensively


Your benefits:

  • Diverse portfolio of tailored training and professional development measures
  • A great clothing discount
  • International and inspirational working environment


Please note that HUGO BOSS AG does not accept unsolicited applications from third parties.