Manager Sportswear Collective, Franchisee

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

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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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Through sport, we have the power to change lives

adidas is a global leader in the sporting goods industry with the core brands adidas and Reebok. Headquartered in Herzogenaurach /Germany, the company employs more than 56,000 people across the globe and generated sales of € 21 billion in 2017. In Greater China, the company employs more than 5,700 people and generated sales of over € 3.7 billion in 2017. adidas China was founded in 1997 and headquartered in Shanghai, one of adidas’ six key cities across the globe. With a population of 24 million, Shanghai is the largest city in China – and eighth largest in the world. It's the country's most important center for culture, commerce, and industry. Sometimes referred to as the "Paris of the East'," Shanghai prides itself for being a fashion capital as well. Shanghai is also the headquarter of adidas Asia-Pacific market which is crucial to achieving the brand’s mission to be the best sports company in the world.

Facts about Shanghai

Shanghai is looking mostly for

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

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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