Manager Sportswear Collective, Franchisee

Shanghai | China (Peoples Republic of) | Retail (Back Office)

At adidas, every day is a chance to flip the script. An invitation to take everything we know and re-invent it. Do it better. Never settling for good enough. Every day we get up, invent, adapt, improvise, find new ways to collaborate, and do the unexpected. We’re creators, makers and doers. Helping athletes make a difference, not just in their games, but in their lives and in their world. It’s an obsession.

We’ve been doing this for more than 65 years. With an unmatched history and tradition of creating iconic products, consumer connections and experiences, we’ve been defining sport culture since the beginning. And we’re never done. Come be a part of shaping the future together with us.


Manage the daily retail direct and indirect operations of the store and deliver sales targets

Manage the brand communication implementation of the store and deliver brand targets

Ensure the delivery of the optimal adidas consumer experience

Key Responsibilities


  • Plan/Management/Deliver store operation resource
  • Manage store retail operations and ensure delivery of commercial targets/KPI’s
  • Manage the implementation of the communication/PR/event plan
  • Manage the store brand experience implementation
  • Manage direct teams


  • Deliver annual financial targets and budgets for store
  • Deliver specific reporting required

Business Intelligence

  • Report the defined business/marketing information captured at the store level according to plan
  • Deliver/support ad hoc requests when requested
  • Plan specific store internal workflows and processes

HR Management

  • Set performance and development plans with direct reports; review and evaluate performance
  • Manage subordinates and their teams (stores and back-office)
  • Recruit and train shop assistants according to plan
  • Liaise with local authorities and partners

Training and Development

  • Implement all existing retail trainings
  • Pioneer new trainings and tracking tools to ensure perfect customer service


Store retail operations KPI’s, financial KPI’s, BE tracking, MSP tracking, retail marketing KPI’s – all these KPI’s to be defined on a yearly base

Experience / Skills Required

Minimum 3-5 years’ experience in managing megastore in the world for leading mid high end retailers;  Experience in managing high level retail image and delivering consumer in store experience

Competencies / Attributes

  • Excellent organizational skills
  • Excellent communication/interpersonal skills
  • Excellent leading/charisma skills
  • Excellent retail management skills
  • Excellent financial skills
  • Service oriented
  • Team player
  • Able to multi-task

Educational Background

  • University advanced Degree

PC/Language/Other Skills

  • English fluent
  • Mandarin
  • High level knowledge and skills in Microsoft products and ERP systems/database

adidas celebrates diversity, supports inclusiveness and encourages individual expression in our workplace. We do not tolerate the harassment or discrimination toward any of our applicants or employees. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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The Facts

Jobtitle Manager Sportswear Collective, Franchisee
Team Retail (Back Office)
Brand adidas
Location Shanghai
Country China (Peoples Republic of)
Number 174984
Position Type Full time
Date May-31, 2018
Relocation no

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adidas in China

As a leading sporting goods company in the world, adidas established its wholly-owned China subsidiary, adidas Sports (China) Ltd, in Suzhou in 1997. Over the past 18 years, the increasing affluence of Chinese consumers, combined with the sport and fashion consciousness of Chinese youths, has seen adidas make giant strides in China. Through the company's relentless investment and unwavering commitment, China has become the companys second largest market worldwide. In 2014, adidas Greater China generated sales of 1.8 billion euros. Today, adidas China is headquartered in Shanghai and has regional offices in Beijing, Guangzhou and Chengdu as well as two distribution centers, in Suzhou and Tianjin. In Greater China, adidas employs over 3,000 people.

Facts about Shanghai

Shanghai is looking mostly for

  • Marketing & Communications
  • Design
  • Retail (Back Office)
  • Information Technology
  • Digital
  • Sales
  • Administrative

Brands in Shanghai


  • Working Hours

    8.30 - 6.30
  • On-Site Doctor

  • Retirement Plan

  • Company Sports

  • Company Events

  • Product Discount

  • On-Site Sports Facilities Pitch, Running-Track, Gym

  • Local Population Source: Vereinte Nationen

    14,35 Millions
  • Number of Employees at this location PVG - Shanghai Pudong International Airport

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