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Head of Expansion & Real Estate EMEA (m/f/d)

Hugo Boss
Metzingen, Germany
Closing date
18 Jun 2024

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Our vision is to establish HUGO BOSS as the leading premium tech-driven fashion platform worldwide and to be one of the top 100 global brands. At HUGO BOSS, we work as a team to apply our knowledge, skills and experience together and create a diversity of ideas and solutions. What unites us? We love fashion, we change fashion!

At HUGO BOSS, you have the opportunity to contribute your personality, ideas and creativity - because only when we break new ground together can we create something unique. Become part of our team of more than 17.000 employees worldwide and shape your future at HUGO BOSS!

Are you ready to drive our global distribution network to the next level with an internationally experienced team of real estate professionals? We are seeking a visionary and seasoned leader to develop and execute our expansion strategies and optimize our global real estate landscape. You will have the opportunity to define local/regional Direct-to-Consumer (D2C) expansion strategies, collaborate with senior management, markets, and external parties to deliver a significant impact for our global operation.

What you can expect:

  • Autonomous leadership of dedicated Expansion department to professionalize Real Estate related tasks & activities
  • Definition of local / regional D2C expansion strategies in close alignment with markets & external parties
  • Independent scouting, identification, negotiation and closing of D2C assets considering given business parameters
  • Maintaining global lease database as single source of truth for any commercial real estate assets under management
  • Define, track and optimize global Rent 2 Sales development as one major performance KPI throughout the HUGO BOSS network
  • Synchronize related real estate processes & methods in between markets to ensure global consistency
  • Portfolio optimization EMEA to maximize top & bottom line results

Your profile:

  • Experienced leader in the retail or related industry with proficient know how of relating processes & market practices
  • Proven track record in transaction handling and overall real estate related processes preferable in the premium / luxury sector
  • Extensive industry connections to business partners & landlords enabling you to understand global market tendencies and strategically position our expansion effort
  • Strong leadership skills to unleash the full potential of a high performance team, inspiring excellence and fostering collaboration
  • Strong mix of analytical and interpersonal skillset to communicate effectively with team members, stakeholders and external partners

Your benefits:
  • Made for Me: three days in Metzingen and two days working remotely. Our hybrid working model "Threedom of work" is as individual as your personal needs.
  • Sustainability is one of our key values, and more than just a trend. We are committed to environmental, animal and climate protection, and human rights.
  • Does innovation drive you? Same for us! We have digitized most of our workflows and almost fully automated our logistics centres.
  • Exclusive discounts for shopping and arts: benefit from discounts for family and friends along with free entrance to more than 15 international art museums.
  • High-performing people need a healthy balance. Take advantage of the employee gym, the beach volleyball field or yoga classes on the rooftop terrace.
  • As a fashion company, we value good taste in everything - including food. Welcome to our own restaurant and café, Times.

We are a global company with our employees representative of the world at large. Our inclusive culture embraces each person's authenticity and individuality. We are committed to equal employment opportunity. And we believe our equitable work environment helps unleash your full potential and inspires you to thrive.


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