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Senior Vendor Manager EU Apparel (m/f)

Senior Vendor Manager EU Apparel (m/f)

Amazon EU SARL (Germany Branch)
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Job Description

Do you want to work in one of the fastest growing and most innovative businesses at Amazon? Are you interested in working in a high impact role? Come join our new European Fashion team and influence the evolution of e-commerce in the fashion world. Amazon is looking for an exceptionally talented Senior Manager with relentless focus on building up the earth’s greatest Fashion consumer shopping experience – featuring relevant products from relevant brands, unique selection, innovative service, & more compelling content than any store, online or off!

The role is based in Munich. The official title for this role is Senior Vendor Manager EU Apparel (m/w).

Your responsibilities:
  • To develop, lead and execute the vendor management strategy for the assigned brands across Europe.
  • You will build strong relationships at a senior level with our top vendors and drive profitable growth.
  • You will be responsible, together with local Vendor Managers, to create and implement an European Selection strategy with local relevance.
  • You will share best practice with your team members
  • You will turn in-depth analysis into strategic insight and action.
  • You will seek out ways to automate & simplify manual processes in order to improve productivity.
  • You will work closely with the Local Vendor Managers and EU In-stock and product management teams for your assigned brands.
  • The performance of your product category, customer experience and operational efficiency will determine your success.

Notwendige Qualifikationen

  • Professional experience at a senior level ideally in an e-commerce, retail, key account management or consulting environment. Experience in building senior level internal and external relationships.
  • Proven ability to influence others in a business setting.
  • Strong communication skills and an assertive approach, whilst maintaining your ability to be vocally self-critical.
  • Experience of managing and developing a high performance team.
  • Passionate self-starter, decisive and able to move with speed to implement ideas.
  • A business focused way of thinking and a strong hands-on, results-driven mentality.
  • Excellent English skills.
  • University degree required ideally in a technical or analytical discipline

Wünschenswerte Qualifikationen

  • Cross functional experience, especially finance, marketing or supply chain.
  • Excellent knowledge of Excel and database work, with experience in SQL as a plus.
  • MBA from leading business school beneficial.
  • Commercial experience of the fashion industry

Sounds interesting? We look forward to your application. Please apply online and upload your CV and a letter of motivation in one document (max. 5 MB).

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