Junior Manager Supplier & Partner Conditions (all genders)

28 Apr 2022
13 Jun 2022
Our Supplier Conditions Team is looking for a Junior Manager Supplier & Partner Conditions. As a member of the Supplier Conditions Team, you will contribute to the success of Zalando and you will contribute to our profitability by being responsible for all trade term related topics and by improving our processes and tools even further.
At Zalando, our vision is to be the starting point for fashion - one that is inclusive by design. We only assess candidates based on qualifications, merit, and business needs. We welcome applications from people of all gender identities, sexual orientations, personal expressions, racial identities, ethnicities, religious beliefs, and disability statuses. We only want to know why you're great for this role, so please avoid including your picture, age, and marital status in your CV as well.

We want to provide you with a great candidate experience. Please feel free to inform us of any accommodations you may need, so we can best support and assist you throughout the hiring process.

do.BETTER - our diversity & inclusion strategy: https://corporate.zalando.com/en/diversity-inclusion
Our employee resource groups: https://corporate.zalando.com/en/diversity-inclusion/our-employee-resource-groups
  • You are able to efficiently communicate with our main stakeholders from Category Management, Legal, Supply Chain and Accounting and process contractual updates via a ticketing system in a timely and accurate manner
  • Documenting and monitoring of all conditions in the Wholesale and Partner Program business is in your responsibility, together with the calculation and deduction of retrospective conditions
  • For new and existing contracts between Zalando and our suppliers you are the main contact person and you support the buying teams in seasonal and annual negotiation rounds
  • Assuring progress with updating and creating regular reports and analysis for tracking reasons and transparency is also one part of your tasks
  • Supporting in seasonal and annual negotiation rounds, keeping track of the agreed vs. realized conditions and ensuring that the agreed conditions are implemented
  • You have a Bachelor or Master's degree in Business, Economics, Finance, or a related field
  • First work experience within Supplier management and/or auditing/banking/controlling areas, Consultancy, B2B Sales/Buying, ideally in a high-growth, performance focused environment
  • A person with a positive spirit that is eager to grow and learn and finds satisfaction in tackling great challenges and emerging even stronger
  • Very good stakeholder management skills combined with strong problem-solver and analytical competences, seeking out solutions in an efficient and goal-oriented way
  • Excellent communication, business fluent German and English skills are required
Career Development
  • We offer peer-to-peer performance reviews twice a year
  • Learn and develop through our extensive Zalando training platform
  • Join regular all-hands, team meetings, Q&A-sessions, and quarterly anonymous employee surveys to ask your questions and provide your feedback
  • Support from an international team of experts; mentoring and professional development opportunities

  • 2 days paid leave per year for volunteering
  • Minimum of 27 holiday days per calendar year
  • Online sports courses, wellbeing, and nutrition advice offered by Humanoo personal wellbeing coach app
  • Mental wellbeing support by our Employee Assistance Program and professional consultants to help you find health resources

  • Flexible working hours
  • Relocation assistance for internationals
  • Home office equipment available for hybrid working, to support you working from home
  • Hybrid working model with 60% remote per week
  • Opportunity to work from abroad for 30 (working) days per calendar year

  • Access to the employee shares program
  • 40% shopping discount on products shipped and sold by Zalando, and 30% discount on Zalando Lounge
  • Discounts from a wide range of external partners

  • Employee parents' forums and employee resource group
  • Supported transition into and out of parental leave, with a buddy and re-onboarding plan
  • 3 fully-paid child sick days per year
  • Free counselling, assistance, and referral service for all matters concerning yourself and your family via the F├╝rstenberg Institute


It's the perfect time to join Zalando on our journey, from being a pioneer in the world of e-commerce, to the starting point for fashion in Europe. We connect customers, brands, and partners across 23 markets.

Help us drive digital and sustainable solutions for fashion, logistics, advertising and research, bringing head-to-toe fashion to more than 46 million active customers through a team of diverse skill-sets, cultural backgrounds, and interests.

Our values: https://jobs.zalando.com/en/our-founding-mindset

do.More - our sustainability strategy: https://corporate.zalando.com/en/sustainability

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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 need.

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

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