Poland/Lithuania

Country Manager Poland (Retail)

Indigroup is an executive search company, whose quality of services is becoming a benchmark in Baltic states. Our client is a well known retail company, which has branches in 3 countries and unites 700 employees.

Company is establishing a new retail business in Poland and we are looking for an experienced Manager, who will be responsible for the kickoff of retail business in Poland. A role of Country Manager will spend 80% of his/her time in Poland while taking care of retail stores chain development: hiring mid level managers, shaping strategy for purchasing, retail operations, customer care and etc. By using current company’s strategy as a guideline, a role of Country Manager should be able to adapt it to Polish retail market and build an effectively working retail chain of stores.

#Leader

Company is a segment retail leader in Baltic states

>30

Company already manages a chain of more than 30 retail stores in Baltic states

Darbo pobūdis

As the next Country Manager Poland, you will directly manage company’s establishment in Polish market. You will be a leader of a newly created team of professionals in the area of retail. You will set KPIs, do a research of the market, look for the best concepts and areas for new stores and etc.

We’re looking for a Country Manager, whose responsibilities will include:

  • New office in Poland opening and team leadership
  • Polish retail market research: analysis of local competitors, customer purchasing habits, brand loyalty and so on
  • Defining the best concepts of stores and new stores opening processes management
  • Facilitating all new store start-up operations
  • Product assortment strategy management
  • Reporting to Lithuanian HQ and sharing the best practices between each other
  • Full retail operations management
  • Marketing activities in both traditional and digital marketing channels together with HQ’s marketing team
  • Pricing policy development with headlines from Lithuanian HQ
  • Reviewal of KPI’s, long and short term goals of the team

Įmonė siūlo

  • Great managerial level position within a team of motivated professionals
  • Position in a fast growing business with a strong support from the HQ
  • Opportunity to take full responsibility for company’s Polish market development together with managers in Lithuanian HQ
  • Performance-based quarter and yearly bonuses
  • Salary, which keeps the motivation level high
  • Company’s car and a full coverage of travel expenses from Lithuania to Poland (including flat rent)

Reikalavimai

  • A proven track record in managerial positions related to retail/wholesale/distribution sector
  • Strategic level knowledge of all the main retail business activities: pricing policy, merchandising, client service, customer loyalty, in-store operations, sales promotion, e-commerce and etc.
  • A strong focus on the latest retail trends, store concepts and practices
  • An innate desire to be customer centric and ensure they are at the heart of every decision
  • Experience in managing a team of highly skilled managers/specialists and ability to take a strong leadership in field people management
  • Ability to demonstrate a passion for developing others and retaining talent
  • Energy and enthusiasm for taking a lead role
  • Ability to motivate a team by showing the best practices of retail business processes
  • Fluent in English (Polish language will be considered as a benefit)
  • Ability to travel and live abroad

Kontaktas pasiteiravimui

Karolis Blaževičius

+370 654 74958
karolis@indigroup.lt

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