Manager Retail Excellence

Key Responsibilities



•    Work with the Director - RX in developing projects leading to making China Own Retail Business ready for 2020



•    Manage “Retail Excellence” team in the Retail Back office.

•    Manage Projects as needed to make things “Simpler for Store, Better for Customers and Sustainable for Adidas”

•    Management of Global concepts viz miadidas and Music

 Solution in Retail Stores as well as collaboration with Global Partners.



•    Manage budgets and Vendor Negotiations for selected Non-Trade Purchasing items

•    Manage the Opex budget for the team.


Systems and Processes

•    Oversee the regular release and update of Global Store Operations Manuals and Policies.

•    Drive continuous Improvement of retail processes, systems and capabilities.

•    Constantly review all process and Procedures to reduce complexity and improve productivity

•    Oversee user Management of Store relevant systems viz. GROW, CoRP and SPOT.

•    Oversee the Inventory Management process including Inventory Adjustment, Weekly Cycle Count Report and others as required by business


HR Management

•    Set performance and development plans with direct reports; review and evaluate performance in

 line with HR Policies

•    Proactively drive capabilities development of Retail teams and provide on the job coaching for direct reports


•    Set overall goals and guide development of Retail training programs,

•    Generate a high level of team work & Communication / information sharing between all departments



•    Shared Retail Team KPI’s include Topline and Bottom line of Own Retail business.

•    Individual performance KPI’s to be defined.



Experience/ Skills Required

•    Minimum 6 years of experience with at least 4 years in Retail Operations.

•    Bachelor’s degree required and advanced degree in business or related fields preferred

•    Fluent Mandarin and English required


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Job Title:  Manager Retail Excellence

Brand:  adidas
Location:  Shanghai
TEAM:  Retail (Back Office)
Country/Region:  CN
Contract Type:  Full time
Number:  204552