BIRKENSTOCK is a global lifestyle brand that stands for quality, function and all-round well-being. The historic roots of this long-standing family-run company can be traced back to the year 1774.  Nowadays, the product portfolio comprises sandals and closed shoes, accessories, natural cosmetics as well as beds and sleep systems. With more than 5,500 employees, BIRKENSTOCK is the German shoe industry’s largest employer. BIRKENSTOCK has 16 locations as well as 35 retail stores in Germany, with privately owned distribution companies in Europe, Asia and the USA.


For our division Product Management Shoes / Sandals at our location in Cologne we are looking for an


Intern (m/f/d) Product Line Management



  • You are eager to refine your skills and get valuable insights into the inner workings of a successful global fashion brand? Perfect! Our product line management team is looking forward to working with you. You will play a major role in supporting the new seasonal product range build alongside our internal key stakeholders. 
  • You’ll be a key owner of our collection framework in our internal product data management systems and ensure the smooth seasonal product sample management. 
  • Additionally, you will analyze and research the market trends, regional and global market performance and dissect sales. 
  • Last but not least, you support your team with administrative tasks, generate presentations, prepare lists and learn how to manage the product line our product management software efficiently.



  • You study fashion management, marketing, economics, business administration or similar
  • Ideally the focus of your studies is on fashion product management and marketing
  • Fit in MS Office and ideally SAP
  • Basic knowledge in data management and analytics
  • Fluent in English is a must and German is a benefit
  • A driving license is a must
  • Team player with a natural skill for organization, administration and working in constantly evolving environment 
  • Willingness to commit to a 6 months internship



BIRKENSTOCK offers you all the advantages of a successful, fast growing, global company: dynamic work environment, considerable design freedom, authentic and open corporate culture and excellent development opportunities. Sounds exciting? It is. We are looking forward to receiving your online application, stating your salary expectations!

If you have any further questions, please contact Alizé Smith.

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