Ironman enhanced

Junior Merchandise Store Lead (m/f)

Location Frankfurt, Deutschland
Posted 10.10.2018
Closes 09.11.2018
Sector Agenturen & Sponsoren
Function Business Development & Vertrieb, Produktion & Design
Contract Type Festeinstellung
Hours Vollzeit
Salary Wettbewerbsfähig

Job Description

Key Responsibilities

  • Help the Merchandise Store Lead in her responsibilities of coordinating merchandise needs for different events
  • Assist in set-up, break-down, and manage the Official Ironman Merchandise store onsite as outlined by management
  • On-site helping Merchandise Store Lead in tracking hours worked, the collection of missing information, communication with local staff 
  • Manage the store’s database onsite, and perform any other duties and responsibilities as outlined by the management
  • Manage database of Ironman Store (Point of Sale System/Microsoft Dynamics) and communicate with Product Team regarding any necessary changes (discounts, inventory edits, price adjustments, barcode issues, etc.)
  • Track and ensure all products that ship to each event arrives on-time and communicates to product team/planning team missing products, missing boxes, and any other errors
  • Coordinate with operations team/country offices/ race directors to ensure efficient set-up/breakdown, and to share all event logistical details concerning merchandise 
  • Work with merchandise planning/product team to measure the success of product, design and to apply this information forward 
  • In off-season executing inventory management, logistics, warehouse related tasks
  • Work on other projects as assigned by management 
  • Extensive travel to events in Europe including working over weekends and holidays
  • Travelling to 15-16 races during the summer season

Skills and competencies

  • Retail experience preferred
  • Fluent in English. German and French is a plus
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office
  • Familiarity with a retail POS system is a plus 
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills with the ability to gain the trust of customers 
  • Friendly, courteous, service-oriented, professional, outgoing, and customer service oriented 
  • Not afraid of physical labour and long operation hours
  • Must be able to work independently and productively with minimum supervision 
  • Ability to establish and maintain the professional atmosphere for employees, clients and customers
  • Knowledge of the sport of triathlon a plus, but not a requirement

A contract will be made on the basis of a contractual temporary employment. We are looking forward to receiving your application and CV in the German language including your salary expectations and your notice period.


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