Manager Franchise

Istanbul | Turkey | Retail (Back Office)

Purpose:

Ensures that the sales process in dealer shops is run and managed in accordance with adidas objectives, vision and mission

Key Responsibilities:

  • Improves the customer portfolio in his/her region
  • Manages his/her portfolio in line with the determined sales strategies and objectives
  • Directs the sales activities of the customers in his/ her region throughout the season and provides them with necessary know-how and motivation

    Essential Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Follows continuously the attainment of sales objectives of the customers in his/ her region and interferes the process if necessary
  • Directs customer purchases during seasonal sell-in period and ensures that the purchase orders are taken in line with the determined objectives
  • Ensures that sales are finalized according to the “sales conditions” set forth for the sales period
  • Follows customer sales, and makes site visits to ensure that shops are in line with the adidas standards and follows their risks   
  • Develops suggestions to improve customer sales, and works to increase sales potential in the region and makes necessary contacts with this purpose
  • Investigates and finds entrepreneurs in regions with high sales potential and shares the applications with management for evaluation
  • Ensures that the sales personnel in customer sales points serve the clients in line with adidas service standards and provides training support if needed.
  • Gives field consultancy about “perfect retailing” (sales, stocks, service quality, visual support etc.) in order to improve the sales points in his/her region.
  • Follows the changes and competition in the sector and in the region and informs and directs the customers and the management   
  • Evaluates dealer performances against the determined “dealership standards”.        
  • Consolidates the weekly & monthly sales reports prepared by the channel and sends to the channel manager.
  • Attends the outer meetings on the behalf of the sales channel and informs the sales specialists about the points and issues.
  • Providing the training and development of the staff working at the dealers’ sales points after coordination with the related departments.

    Requisite Education and Experience:

  • University degree
  • Minimum 3 years of sales experience in a sports/fashion customer- and commercial- focused retail company
  • Minimum 2 year franchise management experience
  • Advanced numeracy, literacy and verbal communication skills
  • Strong interpersonal skills (communication, relationship management)
  • Proven competencies in customer focus, negotiation, priority setting and problem solving
  • Proven commercial and business acumen knowledge
  • Geographical mobility
  • Fluent in written and spoken Turkish  and English is a must
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The Facts

Jobtitle Manager Franchise
Team Retail (Back Office)
Brand adidas
Location Istanbul
Country Turkey
Number 189070
Position Type Full time
Date Jan-07, 2019
Relocation no

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