Executive Project Manager (SVP Offprice)

Recruiter
Zalando
Location
Berlin
Posted
04 Jun 2020
Closes
09 Jul 2020
Ref
2101678
ABOUT THE TEAM
Department: Offprice Management Team

Reports to: SVP Offprice, Martin Rost

Recruiter Name, E-mail: Renee Vonk, renee.vonk@zalando.de

Please note that all applications must be completed using the online form - we do not accept applications via email.

We are currently looking for an Executive Project Manager to the SVP Offprice who will manage key projects and business unit wide processes, working closely with our management team and other senior leaders of Zalando.
WHERE YOUR EXPERTISE IS NEEDED
  • Supporting all strategic and operational topics for the SVP Offprice and other executives by maintaining an operational, results-oriented focus. You'll master every challenge and suggest relevant recommendations to ensure smooth day-to-day engagements.
  • Your excellent communication skills ensure a professional and effective experience with the business unit and wider organization. You'll prioritize inquiries and requests while troubleshooting conflicts with guidance.
  • Diving deep, you are strong in proactively delivering your input, researching a broad range of topics and preparing papers as well as other communication materials to develop an end to end solution for the business unit and company.
  • Cooperating with a variety of senior management stakeholders throughout the company, including the Executive Management Team of Zalando, you will drive the communication within the area of responsibility of the SVP Offprice
WHAT WE'RE LOOKING FOR
  • You have acquired a Master's degree in Business, Economics, Statistics or equivalent. You have a minimum of 3 years as a senior project manager or business developer in a fast growing environment.
  • Excellent feel and understanding for numbers, theirs drivers and how they form the big picture
  • Basic knowledge in data visualisation (MicroStrategy, Tableau, PowerPivot, etc.)
  • You have proven your high quality problem solving and project management skills in a previous role, and have experience in leading cross-functional projects. You convince with your outstanding analytical skills and strategic approach combined with a flexible mindset and willingness to shape ideas and projects.
  • You have experience in and passion for E-Commerce and General Management topics, and an understanding of online business models and current industry trends.
  • You've got excellent communication and negotiation skills in English as well as a proven track record of managing senior stakeholders.
PERKS AT WORK
  • A workplace run on trust, empowerment and feedback; positive, inspiring working atmosphere
  • Competitive salary, 40% Zalando shopping discount, discounts from external partners, centrally located offices, public transport discounts, municipality services, great IT equipment, flexible working times, additional holidays and volunteering time off, free beverages and fruits, diverse sports and health offerings
  • Mentoring and personal development opportunities and work with an international team of experts
  • Relocation assistance for internationals, PME family service and parent & child rooms* (*available in select locations)
ABOUT US
Zalando is Europe's leading online platform for fashion, connecting customers, brands and partners across 17 markets. We drive digital solutions for fashion, logistics, advertising and research, bringing head-to-toe fashion to more than 29 million active customers through diverse skill-sets, interests and languages our teams choose to use.

The business unit Zalando Offprice comprises three business models - Zalando Lounge, Zalando Outlets and Zalando Overstock Management. Zalando Lounge is an online shopping club for fashion and lifestyle products in 14 countries, which offers our members daily, time-limited sale campaigns with discounts of up to 75% off the recommended retail price. Zalando Outlets has stores in 8 German cities with the vision of bringing the Zalando sale offline by offering fashion and lifestyle articles at attractive discounts. We care about our customers' experience - shopping at a Zalando Outlet should be at least as much fun as in the Zalando online shop! Zalando Overstock Management distributes overstocks from the Zalando platform through an established B2B partner network. The Offprice Business Unit is the offprice and overstock solution for the entire Zalando platform and all of its brand partners. We pioneer innovative supply-chain and production processes, and offer impactful and smart solutions, creating a new way to shop for fashion - and a new way to sell it.

We celebrate diversity and are committed to building teams that represent a variety of backgrounds, perspectives and skills. All employment is decided on the basis of qualifications, merit and business needs.

Please note that all applications must be completed using the online form - we do not accept applications via email.

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