District Manager

Ho Chi Minh City | Vietnam | Retail (Back Office)


Drive your district’s profitability by: 

  • Meeting or exceeding district sales and profit targets 
  • Coaching Store Managers to drive commercial success and excel in customer service 
  • Ensuring proper execution of established policies, procedures, initiatives and directives


  • Take full ownership of the district and its commercial success 
  • Analyze relevant data to probe and challenge the status quo with both Retail Back Office partners and Store Managers 
  • Coach Store Managers to increase their stores’ sales, productivity and profitability 
  • Ensure the legal and financial integrity of the district’s store portfolio 
  • Drive a service and selling culture in the district 
  • Spend focused time on the sales floor during store visits to determine service improvement opportunities and to coach the Store Managers 
  • Be a Brand Ambassador, consistently exhibiting the Brand Attitude and Values 
  • Ensure proper in-store Brand execution, according to established standards and directives, in all stores within the district 
  • Facilitate the effective and timely delivery and execution of Foundational and Seasonal Brand and product training materials in the stores 
  • Plan and prioritize structured store visits to maximize the district’s performance 
  • Dedicate a minimum of 3½ days per week to completing store visits and ensure all stores in the district are visited at least once per month (exceptions must be approved by the Market Retail Director) 
  • Ensure compliance with established policies, procedures, initiatives and directives 
  • Assess and make recommendations to improve the commercial viability and availability of products for the district’s stores 
  • Manage loss prevention as well as health and safety risks 
  • Lead the recruitment, on-boarding, training and development efforts in the district 
  • Own succession planning for the district 
  • Ensure compliance to established HR policies and procedures 
  • Create a high performance culture by setting clear expectations, analyzing performance and giving appropriate and prompt feedback, including actively managing poor performance 
  • Coach, motivate and inspire Store Managers to accomplish store goals and maximize their individual performance, both face-toface and remotely 
  • Share best practices to drive overall Market and Global retail performance 
  • Complete all applicable training programs and effectively apply the learning on the job 
  • Seek coaching and learning opportunities to continually improve your performance


  • On local/market discretion


  • Customers 
  • Peers and Supervisor 
  • Vendors and Support Functions (i.e., Visual Merchandising, Facility Services, etc.) 
  • Local Administration (i.e., mall management)


  • District Manager Competencies


  • Minimum 18 months work experience in a sports/fashion customer- and commercial- focused retail environment with a  minimum of 12 months of Multi-Store Management responsibility 
  • Advanced numeracy, literacy and verbal communication skills 
  • Geographical mobility 
  • Basic English skills (for non-English speaking markets
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The Facts

Jobtitle District Manager
Team Retail (Back Office)
Brand adidas
City Ho Chi Minh City
Location Vietnam
Number 200089
Position Type Full time
Date Aug-27, 2019
Relocation no

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