A leading global e-commerce fashion shopping destination that works with over a 1000 retailers and brands across the world is looking for a highly commercial Managing Director for the UK.
The Managing Director profile will ideally be a Commercial Director (type) looking to step into a MD role but other profiles would be considered. The MD will lead a team of circa 10 people and report to the Group CEO based in the US
The Managing Director will have multi-million P&L ownership of the UK market and he/she will lead a team tasked with expanding revenue via retailer/brands and third-party partnerships as well as proactive paid and unpaid marketing activities. The candidate will have past e-commerce experience, ideally in a commercial or sales role, and have managed a small to medium-sized team.
Past e-commerce experience working in a senior commercial role
Clear evidence of managing and motivating a team
A proven track record of past multinational strategic work
Ability to understand and translate web analysis into successful online strategies
Broad commercial awareness developed in a fast-moving industry
Results-orientated and goal driven with an outstanding record of achievement in current/past positions
Decisive and able to implement objectives/processes quickly in a structured manner
Effective time management and organization skills
Excellent writing skills and attention to detail
Comfort presenting to C-level contacts
Team player and willing to pitch in to accomplish the goals of the organization
Passion, integrity and energy
Proven English skills – both written and verbal
Educated to degree level or equivalent
Please get in touch to find out more. Due to an expected high level of applications Tandem may not be able to get back to all applicants directly.