BIRKENSTOCK is a global footwear 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 4,300 employees, BIRKENSTOCK is the German shoe industry’s largest employer. BIRKENSTOCK has 16 locations 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 collaborate closely with design experts, learn how to steer and coordinate the product development process and how to pitch and promote the final product with our sales division.
  • Additionally, you stay up to date on market trends, dissect sales / product data & variables, and chip-in valuable input for our milestone meetings.
  • Last but not least, you support your team with administrative tasks, generate presentations, prepare lists and learn how to our product management software efficiently.



  • You study fashion, (textile) design, fashion management or similar
  • Ideally the focus of your studies is on on fashion product management and marketing
  • First know-how in MS Office and ideally SAP
  • Basic knowledge in data management and analysis
  • Excellent communication skills in English and German
  • A driving license is a benefit
  • Teamplayer with a aptitude for strategic thinking, as well as organisation / administration
  • 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 with CV and motivation letter to Xenia Tesch.

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