Head of International Sales
- Warszawa, Poland
- Pełny etat
Allegro is a leading technology-driven trading company in Poland. 21 million accounts have been created on the platform so far. Customers buy over 1.2 million products every day. Currently we are on a mission to make on-line shopping easier for everyone, offering the best prices, convenience and full transaction security.
To get there, we need exceptionally talented, bright and driven people.
We are looking for an experienced Senior Manager to develop our International Sellers business. Allegro is expanding its offering to consumers in Poland and wants to offer products/brands not only from local partners, but also from international sources. This products and brands will enlarge our offering and offer to Polish consumers access to all they need in one place.
We plan to source attractive products from Western Europe, Turkey and Asian markets. Currently Allegro offers ca. 250 mln offers on its platform and we plan to grow this number 2-3 times over next years. This role will be critical to attract and board international partners on Allegro and expand our offering.
In this role, you will be responsible for International Seller business development on Allegro. You will focus on improving building the registration and onboarding processes for international merchants, hunting and onboarding international merchants on Allegro to generate incremental GMV in this business segment. You will be responsible for defining our international sellers strategy and implementing it to become a scalable business. You will define the international sellers offering in terms of Pricing, Selection/assortment needed and Delivery/Customer experience. Also your responsibility will be for both large, enterprise partners, intermediaries/integrators and small merchant onboarding. You will need to build and coach your team and cooperate across Allegro (Commerce, Tech, Legal, Customer service).
This is an opportunity to have a high level of accountability, visibility, credibility and empowerment, which will allow you to influence the way we develop our International sellers business and drive our leadership in cross-border trade.
Your Future Challenge:
Your challenge will be to scale International sellers business. This challenge will be both strategic and operational in nature. You will need to define:
the strategy/ plan to ensure that international partners can use Allegro like local partners with focus on self-service
Define and implement key improvements in merchant processes: account registration, offer loading, offer management, payments, promotion tools, delivery/logistics, customer service
Identify sources of international partners and execute commercial activities. This will be: enterprise partners/marketplace, large brands/vertical players, small ecommerce merchants active on marketplaces
Cooperate with technology when winning and onboarding partners
Build the awareness of Allegro in key markets to attract partners – WE, Asia, Turkey. By participating in trade shows, merchant visits, etc
Build a network of partners facilitating cooperation with Allegro locally: payment partners, logistics, translation, technical integration
Cooperate with Business Verticals to identify key gaps in assortment
Manage the KAM/AM team responsible for international sellers
Your day-to-day responsibilities will include:
Achieving planned number of new international merchants and GMV on Allegro
Improving and monitoring key merchant processes including:
Hunting by KAM/AM
Registration on Allegro
Education on “how to sell on Allegro”
Boarding products on Allegro including translation
Monitoring GMV performance
Monitoring quality of merchants and their offer
Implementing enterprise partners including large vertical players and marketplace
Selecting and implementing partners for integration, translation and other services relevant for international merchants
Leading in cooperation with Tech the platform development to meet needs of international sellers
Why is it worth working with us?
You will become a member of a team including high-profile managers and analysts from various backgrounds (E-Commerce, FMCG, Management Consulting etc.), with strong exposure to Senior Leadership/Top Management (CEO, CCO, CFO)
You will have an opportunity to join a fast-growing organization that has a leading position on the market
Opportunity to join a fast-growing and innovative organization that has one of the leading position on the market
Informal working atmosphere in a professional team
Exceptional learning opportunities, that include a training budget and access to a wide selection of training programs on our internal MindUp platform
A wide selection of benefits (such as health insurance, life insurance, gym membership - Multisport, and much more) - you choose what you want
A modern office and cutting-edge tools
We are looking for people who:
Have 10+ years of experience in building and developing sales teams to deliver together ambitious goals
Are familiar with B2B international cooperation
If have previous experience in e-commerce/retail, international sourcing, international business and technology it will be an advantage
If previously worked with Asian partners/ suppliers, it will be an asset
Are able to think strategically, structure complex problems and define priorities in a dynamic environment
Display strong analytical skills and KPI focus
Have strong managerial skills
Are commercially and self-driven, are taking ownership
Present strong focus on operational efficiency and effectiveness
Understand well cultural differences in an international business
Are able to work in a large organization and cooperate effectively with various departments
Are able to cooperate with and lead technology partners
Apply to Allegro and see why it is #dobrzetubyć (#goodtobehere)