Project Manager in Global Retail Excellence (Maternity Cover)
Do you have a positive can-do-attitude, and do you strive to deliver high quality in all you do? Then you might be the one we are looking for!
The Global Retail Excellence team in Pandora is seeking a talented Project Manager with a commercial mindset and an affinity to support data driven decision making. The role is a maternity cover (12 months). An option for full-time employment can be discussed at the end of the period.
The overall purpose of the Retail Excellence function is to support our regional and local sales organizations, consisting of more than 35,000 retail team members worldwide. The team is acting as a business partner to Retail departments in our regional offices in Baltimore, Copenhagen and Hong Kong as well as other global functions, and plays a key role in securing Retail best practices are developed and shared across regions.
Your areas of responsibilities:
You will take active part in building and continuously developing our retail excellence. In this particular role you will start off with a focus on strengthening the fundamentals for data-driven decision making. As such, you will collaborate with your regional counter parts to create a global set of retail reports and drive business alignment were required. The range of projects will be broadened once we reach more mature stages in the first set of initiatives.
What is needed to succeed:
As a prospective candidate you demonstrate knowledge and understanding of what it takes to successfully manage projects that involve many stakeholders. Ideally you have worked in a store or very close to retail operations on the shop floor, and beyond that you have experience with reporting and/ or retail data.
Further to that:
- You have a minimum of 3 years of experience
- You are detail-oriented when needed, without losing sight of the big picture
- You have active listening skills and self-awareness
- You have a pro-active attitude and ability to make a process more efficient
- You are Fluent in English (Danish is not a requirement)
Your personal qualifications makes a difference:
On a personal note, you should thrive in environments where you take responsibility for your own work. It is natural to you to plan ahead, initiate progress and meet frequent deadlines.
Moreover, you should have excellent stakeholder management skills as well as the ability to interact and build relationships with people on all levels of our organization and across all functions.
An interest in Pandora jewelry is crucial, together with an understanding of what it takes to bring the passion for our products to life every day in our stores. The ideal candidate thrives in a fast-moving environment and embraces changes.
Your new team:
You will be part of a company in an exciting business area and work in an international hub of can-do spirited and performance-driven people. We are a small, relatively newly created department of five passionate people with various backgrounds and areas of expertise, who help each other out where we can. In our day-to-day work we appreciate an informal and humorous tone.
This role is based in the PANDORA Global Office in Copenhagen, Denmark. Some travel might be required.
Did we get your attention?
We hope you got all your questions answered and feel confident applying for this position, however if you have more questions regarding the position, please contact the Hiring Manager:
Director Global Retail Excellence,
If you see yourself in the position and would like to become a part of the Pandoras future please click on "Apply now". Please note, only applicants with the ability and permission to work in Denmark will be considered.
We look forward to hear from you!
We process applications on a continuous basis, which is why we encourage you to send your application as soon as possible. You can also read more about Pandora on our corporate site www.pandoragroup.com.
PANDORA designs, manufactures and markets hand-finished and contemporary jewellery made from high-quality materials at affordable prices. PANDORA jewellery is sold in more than 100 countries on six continents through around 7,500 points of sale, including more than 2,700 concept stores.
Founded in 1982 and headquartered in Copenhagen, Denmark, PANDORA employs around 28,000 people worldwide of whom more than 13,000 are located in Thailand, where the Company manufactures its jewellery. PANDORA is publicly listed on the Nasdaq Copenhagen stock exchange in Denmark. In 2018, PANDORA’s total revenue was DKK 22.8 billion (approximately EUR 3.1 billion).
See all our products and collections on www.pandora.net