Associate Product Manager

Dr. Martens US

You multi-task like a pro and know how to keep a lot of projects and to-do’s moving forward on time. You’re part data-nerd, part creative type who can help with data analysis, while creating dynamic product presentations. You’re a consummate professional and represent your team and product in a positive light to internal and external stakeholders. You get the Dr. Martens brand and are dedicated to providing best-in-class product and merchandising support to the Americas region.


  • Participating in defining the Americas region product strategy and tactics related to market penetration, segmentation, distribution, assortment planning, pricing and margin plans.
  • Conducting and analysing market research, building detailed product presentations and briefs for Global Design Team, ensuring Americas regional design needs are met.
  • Conducting retail landscape research for competitive insights and regional trends.
  • Providing administrative support with internal data management systems, including:

–       Managing style creation process in JBA
–       Coordinating, ordering and administering distribution of samples
–       Maintaining price list in JBA
–       Liaising with global team regarding seasonal system details
–       Managing product classification
–       Assisting sales team with product specifications for online accounts

  • Acting as Americas region point of contact for all product related communications, including requests for SMU’s.
  • Ensuring Head of Product has visibility into ongoing communications and requests, responding to requests within set time frame and managing and tracking SMU performance.
  • Partnering closely with Head of Product to coordinate and champion the Go-To-Market (GTM) plan.
  • Assisting with the planning and delivery of the Americas Strategic IGTM.
  • Supporting the Head of Product at global product launches.
  • Managing the Portland Showroom.
  • Acting as ambassador of the Americas region internally and externally.


It’s never just a job at Dr. Martens.  It’s a way of life. We live and breathe our Fundamentals – INTEGRITY. PROFESSIONAL. PASSIONATE. TEAM PLAYERS.  They define who we are and how we get the job done. We believe each role is as unique as the person who does it. To join our team, you will also possess these qualities:

  • Bachelor’s Degree required
  • 3+ year’s relevant product and/or merchandising experience
  • Understanding of merchandising, product and Go-To-Market formulation
  • Demonstrated ability to complete quantitative and qualitative analyses
  • Proven ability to conduct/analyse research related to product, classifications, market/competitors, consumers and channels of distribution
  • Demonstrated strategic problem solving and interpersonal skills; able to influence areas outside of direct control
  • Professional level verbal and written communication skills
  • Strong leadership experience aligning strategy and managing team performance
  • Ability to travel domestically and internationally up to 20%
  • Connection with our Brand, The Stuff that Sets Us Apart and our Fundamental Qualities
full time
Portland, OR